black mountain Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 219 4.0 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,690 31.1 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,335 24.6 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,222 22.5 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 960 17.7 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 4,878 89.9 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,877 34.6 % 34.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 8,079 - -
19 years old and under 1,405 17.4 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 1,804 22.3 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 2,758 34.1 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,112 26.1 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 7,560 98.4 % 84.6 %
Spanish 114 1.5 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 10 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 722 23.6 % 33.5 %
Married 1,583 51.7 % 50.5 %
Separated 137 4.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 621 20.3 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 4,114 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,623 88.1 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 491 11.9 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,672 64.9 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 171 4.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 287 7.0 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 241 5.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 151 3.7 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 46 1.1 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 78 1.9 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 468 11.4 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 560 13.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 391 9.5 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 772 18.8 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 414 10.1 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 892 21.7 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 397 9.6 % 13.0 %
Electric 2,385 58.0 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 520 12.6 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 385 9.4 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 232 5.6 % 4.1 %
Wood 90 2.2 % 1.8 %
None 11 0.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 7,181 91.4 % 75.5 %
African-American 512 6.5 % 13.1 %
Native American 22 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 139 1.8 % 5.6 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 40,877 55,775
Median Family Income 48,111 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 23,961 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 56.67 %
  • Temperature 75.21 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.73 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 2.73
    [CDD] 2.21
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
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