blowing rock Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 27 2.9 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 119 12.9 % 32.6 %
Some College 191 20.7 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 365 39.6 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 219 23.8 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 866 94.0 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 535 58.1 % 58.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 1,206 - -
19 years old and under 143 11.9 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 255 21.1 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 306 25.4 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 502 41.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 1,182 100.0 % 84.6 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 71 15.1 % 33.5 %
Married 337 71.5 % 50.5 %
Separated 3 0.6 % 2.6 %
Divorced 60 12.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 2,216 - -
Occupied Housing Units 584 26.4 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,632 73.6 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,460 65.9 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 46 2.1 % 5.8 %
2-Units 53 2.4 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 169 7.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 357 16.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 111 5.0 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 13 0.6 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 7 0.3 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 462 20.8 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 425 19.2 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 228 10.3 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 159 7.2 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 283 12.8 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 250 11.3 % 13.0 %
Electric 206 9.3 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 142 6.4 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 29 1.3 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 183 8.3 % 4.1 %
Wood 20 0.9 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 4 0.2 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 1,160 97.3 % 75.5 %
African-American 22 1.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 5 0.4 % 0.8 %
Asian 5 0.4 % 5.6 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 52,391 55,775
Median Family Income 77,935 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 38,787 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 63.33 %
  • Temperature 86.73 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.1 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.01
    [CDD] 11.43
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.13 %
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