In 2019, Sugar Mountain, NC had a population of 443 people with a median age of 62.5 and a median household income of $78,523. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Sugar Mountain, NC declined from 570 to 443, a −22.3% decrease and its median household income grew from $70,313 to $78,523, a 11.7% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Sugar Mountain, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (95.5%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.06%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.226%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.226%), and White (Hispanic) (0%). 0% of the households in Sugar Mountain, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 95.9% of the residents in Sugar Mountain, NC are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Sugar Mountain, NC was $232,300, and the homeownership rate was 88.6%. Most people in Sugar Mountain, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Sugar Mountain, NC was 2 cars per household.