In 2021, Spruce Pine, NC had a population of 2.33k people with a median age of 45.3 and a median household income of $44,375. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Spruce Pine, NC grew from 2,221 to 2,332, a 5% increase and its median household income declined from $45,435 to $44,375, a −2.33% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Spruce Pine, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (87.4%), White (Hispanic) (5.7%), Other (Hispanic) (3.13%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.4%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.772%).
None of the households in Spruce Pine, 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.
97.7% of the residents in Spruce Pine, NC are U.S. citizens.
In 2021, the median property value in Spruce Pine, NC was $157,600, and the homeownership rate was 66.5%.
Most people in Spruce Pine, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Spruce Pine, NC was 2 cars per household.