NC

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

About Mount Holly, NC

Mount Holly, NC is located in Gaston County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for Mount Holly is about 16,257 with about 578 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 24,503.

The Average Home Value is $155,400.00, which is roughly 3% lower than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 18% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $56,234.00, which is roughly 12% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 2% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Mount Holly is about 5%.

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

Gaston County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 43.92% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 63.23%
Democratic: 35.46%
Libertarian: 0.79%
Other: 0.32%
Green: 0.19%


Nearby Locations

Mc Adenville, NC (4.38 mi.)
Belmont, NC (4.39 mi.)
Lowell, NC (5.05 mi.)
Stanley, NC (5.14 mi.)
Cramerton, NC (5.34 mi.)
Alexis, NC (7.67 mi.)
Dallas, NC (8.59 mi.)
Iron Station, NC (11.29 mi.)
Charlotte, NC (11.76 mi.)
Huntersville, NC (12.43 mi.)
Gastonia, NC (13.15 mi.)
Denver, NC (14.04 mi.)
Bessemer City, NC (14.30 mi.)
Cornelius, NC (15.05 mi.)
Boger City, NC (16.44 mi.)
Lincolnton, NC (16.44 mi.)
Davidson, NC (16.81 mi.)
Pineville, NC (17.63 mi.)
Crouse, NC (18.99 mi.)
Kings Mountain, NC (19.11 mi.)
Kings Mtn, NC (19.11 mi.)
Terrell, NC (19.42 mi.)
Sherrills Frd, NC (19.56 mi.)
Sherrills Ford, NC (19.56 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 28120
Latitude : 35.323088
Longitude : -81.016616
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 687 ft.
Area Code(s) : 704, 980

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.54
Male Population Estimate : 39.22%
Female Population Estimate : 41.62%
Median Age : 38.8
Male Median Age : 37.9
Female Median Age : 39.8

White Population Estimate : 69.13%
Black Population Estimate : 9.33%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.71%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.73%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.08%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.67%
Other Population Estimate : 1.26%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Mount Holly specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Gaston County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Gaston County: About 390 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Gaston County is about 23% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 26% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.