Mount Airy is a city located in Surry County North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 10,124, it is the 87th largest city in North Carolina and the 3080th largest city in the United States . Mount Airy is currently declining at a rate of -0.41% annually and its population has decreased by -2.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,388 in 2010. Mount Airy reached it's highest population of 10,407 in 2010. Spanning over 12 miles, Mount Airy has a population density of 866 people per square mile.
The average household income in Mount Airy is $61,277 with a poverty rate of 26.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $612 per month, and the median house value is $153,700. The median age in Mount Airy is 47.9 years, 43.5 years for males, and 50.8 years for females.