The City of Mount Airy had a population of 10,231 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Mount Airy is located at latitude 36.5085 and longitude -80.6145 in Surry County. The formal boundaries for the City of Mount Airy (see map below) encompass a land area of 11.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles. Surry County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,099 feet.
The City of Mount Airy (GNIS ID: 2404317) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Mount Airy: Mountairy, The Hallow, The Hollow.
|Population in Households||9,944|
|Population in Familes||7,646|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||287|
|Median Household Income||$35,663|
|Average Household Income||$56,322|
|Per Capita Income||$25,741|
|Total Housing Units||5,339 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,521 (47.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,098 (39.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||720 (13.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$142,803|
|Average Home Value||$168,643|
|Average Household Size||2.15|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.38%|
|Per Capita Income||1.57%|
The table below compares Mount Airy to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 89||88th|
|Population Density||# 270||64th|
|Diversity Index||# 446||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 568||23rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 281||62nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.