black mountain Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 170 3.1 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 1,551 28.4 % 32.2 %
Some College 1,161 21.3 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,403 25.7 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,176 21.5 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 5,057 92.6 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 2,283 41.8 % 41.8 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 8,168 - -
19 years old and under 1,589 19.5 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 1,882 23.0 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 2,590 31.7 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 2,107 25.8 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 7,555 98.0 % 84.4 %
Spanish 158 2.0 % 14.4 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 740 23.8 % 33.6 %
Married 1,475 47.5 % 50.4 %
Separated 157 5.1 % 2.5 %
Divorced 732 23.6 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 4,201 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,648 86.8 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 553 13.2 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,801 66.7 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 177 4.2 % 5.9 %
2-Units 345 8.2 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 204 4.9 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 120 2.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 21 0.5 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 155 3.7 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 378 9.0 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 558 13.3 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 473 11.3 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 707 16.8 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 444 10.6 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 768 18.3 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 386 9.2 % 12.8 %
Electric 2,419 57.6 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 439 10.4 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 510 12.1 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 154 3.7 % 4.1 %
Wood 99 2.4 % 1.6 %
None 27 0.6 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 7,208 90.6 % 75.1 %
African-American 623 7.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 25 0.3 % 0.9 %
Asian 96 1.2 % 5.6 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 41,807 57,617
Median Family Income 50,889 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 24,597 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 58.06 %
  • Temperature 83.62 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.15 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 9.33

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.17 %
6.0 0.03 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com