black mountain Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 219 4.2 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,486 28.6 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,358 26.2 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,321 25.5 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 803 15.5 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 4,632 89.3 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,810 34.9 % 34.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 7,977 - -
19 years old and under 1,395 17.5 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 1,998 25.0 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 2,702 33.9 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,882 23.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 7,438 97.8 % 84.8 %
Spanish 134 1.8 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 31 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 681 22.1 % 33.2 %
Married 1,587 51.6 % 50.6 %
Separated 160 5.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 650 21.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 4,184 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,637 86.9 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 547 13.1 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,691 64.3 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 198 4.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 261 6.2 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 259 6.2 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 163 3.9 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 50 1.2 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 148 3.5 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 414 9.9 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 434 10.4 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 342 8.2 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 844 20.2 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 426 10.2 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,004 24.0 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 462 11.0 % 13.1 %
Electric 2,277 54.4 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 528 12.6 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 482 11.5 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 230 5.5 % 4.2 %
Wood 120 2.9 % 1.9 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 7,264 93.4 % 75.7 %
African-American 457 5.9 % 13.1 %
Asian 53 0.7 % 5.4 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 40,185 53,657
Median Family Income 47,437 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 23,567 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 58.06 %
  • Temperature 77.48 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.52 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.97
    [CDD] 3.65
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