In 2020, Blowing Rock, NC had a population of 1.15k people with a median age of 63 and a median household income of $83,333. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Blowing Rock, NC declined from 1,163 to 1,149, a −1.2% decrease and its median household income grew from $80,231 to $83,333, a 3.87% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Blowing Rock, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (96.3%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.65%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (1.48%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.609%), and White (Hispanic) (0%).
None of the households in Blowing Rock, NC reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.7% of the residents in Blowing Rock, NC are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Blowing Rock, NC was $497,000, and the homeownership rate was 66.2%. Most people in Blowing Rock, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Blowing Rock, NC was 2 cars per household.