Mountain City is a city located in Rabun County Georgia. Mountain City has a 2020 population of 1,165. Mountain City is currently growing at a rate of 1.66% annually and its population has increased by 7.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,082 in 2010.
The average household income in Mountain City is $39,019 with a poverty rate of 27.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $685 per month, and the median house value is $83,000. The median age in Mountain City is 48.5 years, 49.4 years for males, and 47.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mountain Citywas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 63.89%.
88.14% of Mountain City residents speak only English, while 11.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.70% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Mountain City is White, with 30.70% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Mountain City is Hispanic, with 22.97% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 50.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.71%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Mountain City
90.06% of Mountain City residents were born in the United States, with 53.03% having been born in Georgia. 3.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.