In 2017, Madison County, NC had a population of 21.3k people with a median age of 44.2 and a median household income of $40,563. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Madison County, NC grew from 21,130 to 21,347, a 1.03% increase and its median household income grew from $40,408 to $40,563, a 0.384% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Madison County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (93.9%), White (Hispanic) (2.01%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.85%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (0.801%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.576%). N/A% of the people in Madison County, NC speak a non-English language, and 98.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Madison County, NC are Mars Hill University (232 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Madison County, NC is $172,200, and the homeownership rate is 74.6%. Most people in Madison County, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Madison County, NC is 2 cars per household.