blowing rock Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 28 3.1 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 163 18.0 % 32.8 %
Some College 195 21.5 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 290 32.0 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 230 25.4 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 852 94.0 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 474 52.3 % 52.3 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 1,175 - -
19 years old and under 90 7.7 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 296 25.2 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 308 26.2 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 481 40.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 1,131 98.4 % 84.8 %
Spanish 18 1.6 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 89 19.3 % 33.2 %
Married 310 67.2 % 50.6 %
Separated 3 0.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 59 12.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 2,242 - -
Occupied Housing Units 588 26.2 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,654 73.8 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,378 61.5 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 31 1.4 % 5.8 %
2-Units 73 3.3 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 144 6.4 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 497 22.2 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 105 4.7 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 5 0.2 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 9 0.4 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 452 20.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 403 18.0 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 246 11.0 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 130 5.8 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 271 12.1 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 273 12.2 % 13.1 %
Electric 245 10.9 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 126 5.6 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 14 0.6 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 175 7.8 % 4.2 %
Wood 24 1.1 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 4 0.2 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 1,153 99.5 % 75.7 %
Native American 6 0.5 % 0.8 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 49,438 53,657
Median Family Income 68,125 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 35,735 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 45.16 %
  • Temperature 48.5 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.19 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 26.2
    [CDD] 0
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