Mount Airy is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 10,288, it is the 85th largest city in North Carolina and the 3031st largest city in the United States. Mount Airy is currently growing at a rate of 0.14% annually but its population has decreased by -0.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,388 in 2010. Mount Airy reached it's highest population of 10,406 in 2010. Spanning over 12 miles, Mount Airy has a population density of 880 people per square mile.
The average household income in Mount Airy is $55,113 with a poverty rate of 25.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $584 per month, and the median house value is $136,800. The median age in Mount Airy is 46.1 years, 43.4 years for males, and 49 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.7 males.