In 2018, Boone, NC had a population of 18.8k people with a median age of 21.3 and a median household income of $19,574. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Boone, NC grew from 18,493 to 18,795, a 1.63% increase and its median household income grew from $17,424 to $19,574, a 12.3% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Boone, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (90.4%), White (Hispanic) (3.12%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.62%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.03%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.02%). NaNk% of the people in Boone, NC speak a non-English language, and 99.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Boone, NC are Appalachian State University (4,845 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Boone, NC is $260,700, and the homeownership rate is 24.6%. Most people in Boone, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 12.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Boone, NC is 2 cars per household.