Mountain Home, North Carolina Population 2020

3,851

Mountain Home is a city located in North Carolina. Mountain Home has a 2020 population of 3,851. Mountain Home is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 6.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,622 in 2010. Mountain Home reached it's highest population of 3,961 in 2016.

The average household income in Mountain Home is $60,261 with a poverty rate of 4.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $914 per month, and the median house value is $172,300. The median age in Mountain Home is 47.9 years, 47.6 years for males, and 48.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 75.2 males.

Mountain Home Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mountain Home was:

  • White: 97.61%
  • Two or more races: 1.53%
  • Black or African American: 0.86%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Mountain Home, North Carolina is 3,851, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,851.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,622.

Mountain Home, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,75997.61%
Two or More Races591.53%
Black or African American330.86%

Mountain Home Population Pyramid 2020

Mountain Home Median Age

47.9


Total

47.6


Male

48.3


Female

Mountain Home Adults

There are 3,134 adults, (883 of whom are seniors) in Mountain Home.

Mountain Home Age Dependency

71.1

Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Mountain Home Sex Ratio

Female

2,198

57.08%

Male

1,653

42.92%

Mountain Home Households and Families

Mountain Home Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mountain Home Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married88.9%11.1%
All69.4%30.6%
Non Family49.8%50.2%
Female37.5%62.5%

69.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5402.4269.4
Married7732.7888.9
Non Family5001.2249.8
Female2163.9637.5
Male512.29100

2.91

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mountain Home Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade602.13%
9th to 12th Grade1836.49%
High School Graduate83429.56%
Some College73626.09%
Associates Degree1605.67%
Bachelors Degree61421.77%
Graduate Degree2348.29%

Mountain Home Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,5682,418848
Hispanic220149
Black3311

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.16%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 33.02%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,805$26,662$29,593
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$26,469$25,904$27,550
Some College$19,375$$29,518
Bachelors Degree$42,031$50,329$41,836
Graduate Degree$64,539$$

$28,805

Average Earnings

$26,662

Average Male

$29,593

Average Female

Mountain Home Language

Mountain Home Language by Age

Mountain Home Language

94.13% of Mountain Home residents speak only English, while 5.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.75% of the population.

Mountain Home Poverty

Mountain Home Poverty by Race

4.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.10%

Male Poverty Rate

2.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mountain Home

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mountain Home is White, with 5.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mountain Home is White, with 5.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.96%.

Name Poverty
Some College6.40%
High School6.25%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed43.75%
Male Employed11.37%
Female Employed0.00%

Mountain Home Income

Mountain Home Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,571$60,261
Families$61,438$71,389
Married Families$63,456-
Non Families$31,897$34,045

Mountain Home Marital Status

Mountain Home Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.7%

Male Marriage Rate

46.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Mountain Home Married by Age and Sex

Mountain Home Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Mountain Home Marital Status by Race

Mountain Home Veterans

170

Number of Veterans

153

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War77
Vietnam16
Korea12
World War II5
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+60
35 to 5450
55 to 6443
65 to 7417
18 to 34

$Mountain Home Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mountain Home Employment Status

61.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

1.7%

Unemployment Rate

Mountain Home Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

44.14%

Born in North Carolina

95.61%

Native Born

4.39%

Foreign Born

1.92%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.61% of Mountain Home residents were born in the United States, with 44.14% having been born in North Carolina. 1.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,8510.00%
20193,8510.00%
20183,85139311.36%
20173,458-503-12.70%
20163,9613589.94%
20153,6032587.71%
20143,3452257.21%
20133,120-369-10.58%
20123,48980830.14%
20112,681-941-25.98%
20103,6220.00%