In 2018, Mitchell County, NC had a population of 15k people with a median age of 47.1 and a median household income of $44,186. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Mitchell County, NC declined from 15,155 to 15,040, a -0.759% decrease and its median household income grew from $42,534 to $44,186, a 3.88% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Mitchell County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (92.4%), White (Hispanic) (4.02%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.27%), Other (Hispanic) (0.964%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.426%). 0% of the households in Mitchell County, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.6% of the residents in Mitchell County, NC are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Mitchell County, NC was $150,100, and the homeownership rate was 80.3%. Most people in Mitchell County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Mitchell County, NC was 2 cars per household.