In 2017, Mount Airy, NC had a population of 72.3k people with a median age of 43.4 and a median household income of $39,071. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Mount Airy, NC declined from 72,767 to 72,315, a -0.621% decrease and its median household income grew from $37,345 to $39,071, a 4.62% increase.
The population of Mount Airy, NC is 84.4% White Alone, 10.2% Hispanic or Latino, and 3.7% Black or African American Alone. 8.73% of the people in Mount Airy, NC speak a non-English language, and 96.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Mount Airy, NC are Surry Community College (697 degrees awarded in 2016).
The median property value in Mount Airy, NC is $120,900, and the homeownership rate is 73%. Most people in Mount Airy, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Mount Airy, NC is 2 cars per household.