In 2018, Madison County, NC had a population of 21.4k people with a median age of 44 and a median household income of $42,410. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Madison County, NC grew from 21,347 to 21,405, a 0.272% increase and its median household income grew from $40,563 to $42,410, a 4.55% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Madison County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (94.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.67%), White (Hispanic) (1.54%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.846%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.556%). 0% of the households in Madison County, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99% of the residents in Madison County, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Madison County, NC are Mars Hill University (245 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2018, the median property value in Madison County, NC was $180,400, and the homeownership rate was 72.6%. Most people in Madison County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Madison County, NC was 2 cars per household.