The City of Mount Airy had a population of 10,316 as of July 1, 2017.
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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mount Airy population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Mount Airy: Mountairy, The Hallow, The Hollow.
|Daytime Population: Workers||12,475|
|Daytime Population: Residents||6,458|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||18,933|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.84|
|Population in Households||10,021|
|Population in Familes||7,651|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||295|
|Median Household Income||$34,170|
|Average Household Income||$53,520|
|Per Capita Income||$24,507|
|Total Housing Units||5,350 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,548 (47.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,109 (39.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||692 (12.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$135,153|
|Average Home Value||$161,352|
|Average Household Size||2.15|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.54%|
|Per Capita Income||3.66%|
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, 2017 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||# 87||88th|
|Population Density||# 270||64th|
|Diversity Index||# 443||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 570||23rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 294||60th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.