Kings Mountain, NC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Kings Mountain, North Carolina Info Snack

Population
11,028
Unemployment
12.2%
Poverty
25.6%
Median Home
$123,600
Median Income
$39,195
Median Rent
$741

Kings Mountain SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
8

Kings Mountain, NC Crime Report

358
Total Crimes
3,264.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
31.83%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Kings Mountain
/ 100k People
North Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 358 3,264.9 2,729.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 15 136.8 371.8 366.7
Murder 1 9.1 6.0 5.0
Robbery 5 45.6 72.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 6 54.7 262.4 250.2
Property Crime 343 3,128.1 2,357.3 2,109.9
Burglary 67 611.0 519.1 340.5
Larceny 246 2,243.5 1,666.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 30 273.6 172.2 219.9

Kings Mountain, NC Cost Of Living

90
Kings Mountain's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Kings Mountain North Carolina National Average
Overall 90 95 100
Services 106 101 100
Groceries 103 98 100
Health 101 108 100
Housing 63 85 100
Transportation 94 94 100
Utilities 95 98 100

Kings Mountain, NC Photos

Bank Of America Corporate Center
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Kings Mountain in North Carolina

Map Of Kings Mountain, NC

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Population over time in Kings Mountain

Year Population % Change
2019 11,028 0.7%
2018 10,955 0.2%
2017 10,929 -1.1%
2016 11,053 2.4%
2015 10,792 0.5%
2014 10,743 -0.6%
2013 10,803 -0.3%
2012 10,835 2.3%
2011 10,593 -0.4%
2010 10,631 -

Race / Ethnicity in Kings Mountain

White
72.2% (7,964)
African American
22.5% (2,483)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.7% (186)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (11)
Two Or More
0.6% (71)
Hispanic
2.8% (313)
Race Kings Mountain NC USA
White 72.2% 63.1% 60.7%
African American 22.5% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.7% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.8% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Kings Mountain

Female
54.8% (6,039)
Male
45.2% (4,989)
Gender Kings Mountain NC USA
Female 54.8% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 45.2% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kings Mountain for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (330)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (1,323)
High School / GED
42.0% (4,631)
Some College
20.0% (2,205)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (882)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (992)
Master's Degree
5.0% (551)
Professional Degree
1.0% (110)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Kings Mountain NC USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 42.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Kings Mountain, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
14.1% (155,417)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.2% (78,904)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.3% (157,542)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.8% (97,235)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.1% (177,468)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.2% (234,056)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.1% (78,372)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.6% (95,375)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.3% (14,877)
$200,000 or more
1.2% (13,549)
Income Kings Mountain NC USA
Less than $10,000 14.1% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.2% 5.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.3% 10.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.8% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.1% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.2% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.1% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.6% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.3% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 5.4% 7.7%

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