In 2020, Boone, NC had a population of 19.5k people with a median age of 21.5 and a median household income of $25,535. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Boone, NC grew from 19,119 to 19,466, a 1.81% increase and its median household income grew from $22,434 to $25,535, a 13.8% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Boone, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (89.1%), White (Hispanic) (3.21%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.18%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.57%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.45%).
None of the households in Boone, 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.
97.8% of the residents in Boone, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Boone, NC are Appalachian State University (5,317 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Boone, NC was $279,400, and the homeownership rate was 24.5%.
Most people in Boone, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 13.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Boone, NC was 2 cars per household.