NC

National Population : 333,590,059
North Carolina State Population : 10,753,007

About Mars Hill, NC

Mars Hill, NC is located in Madison County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for Mars Hill is about 1,939 with about 374 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 8,167.

The Average Home Value is $191,800.00, which is roughly 17% higher than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 2% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $45,428.00, which is roughly 9% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 21% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Mars Hill is about 5.6%.

North Carolina is ranked #52 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 6.19 out of 100.

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Voting

Madison County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 38.58% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 61.02%
Democratic: 37.48%
Libertarian: 0.79%
Other: 0.43%
Green: 0.28%


Nearby Locations

Marshall, NC (9.90 mi.)
Weaverville, NC (10.92 mi.)
Alexander, NC (13.08 mi.)
Burnsville, NC (15.71 mi.)
Woodfin, NC (16.56 mi.)
Green Mtn, NC (16.94 mi.)
Green Mountain, NC (16.94 mi.)
Hot Springs, NC (18.60 mi.)
Asheville, NC (19.51 mi.)
Leicester, NC (19.61 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 28754
Latitude : 35.883083
Longitude : -82.506865
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 2924 ft.
Area Code(s) : 828

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.36
Male Population Estimate : 46.17%
Female Population Estimate : 47.85%
Median Age : 41.2
Male Median Age : 38.7
Female Median Age : 43.2

White Population Estimate : 90.14%
Black Population Estimate : 2.95%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.18%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.58%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.21%
Other Population Estimate : 0.73%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Mars Hill specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Madison County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Madison County: About 33 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Madison County is about 89% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.