The City of Kings Mountain had a population of 11,023 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Kings Mountain is located at latitude 35.2451 and longitude -81.3412 in Cleveland County. The formal boundaries for the City of Kings Mountain encompass a land area of 13.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0.21 sq. miles. Cleveland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,007 feet.
While the primary coordinates for City of Kings Mountain are located in Cleveland County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Gaston County.
The City of Kings Mountain (GNIS ID: 2404831) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
The City of Kings Mountain is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of Cleveland County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Kings Mountain: King Mountain, Kings Mount.
|Total Population||11,023 (100%)|
|Population in Households||10,839 (98.3%)|
|Population in Families||8,818 (80.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||184 ( 1.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$42,827|
|Average Household Income||$55,870|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$22,549|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||4,923 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,705 (54.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,727 (35.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||491 ( 10.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$116,290|
|Average Home Value||$132,495|
|Housing Affordability Index3||222|
|Average Household Size||2.45|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.55%|
|Per Capita Income||2.26%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.4%|
The table below compares Kings Mountain to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 86||88th|
|Population Density||# 303||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 450||39th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 502||68th|
|Per Capita Income||# 470||37th|
|Diversity Index||# 409||45th|
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