|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Blowing Rock is 1,397. Blowing Rock, North Carolina is the 8,950th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Blowing Rock was in 2000, when its population was 1,416. In 2000, Blowing Rock was the 8,702nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,950th largest city in the US. Blowing Rock is currently 1.3% smaller than it was in 2000.
Blowing Rock has shrunk 1.3% since the year 2000. Blowing Rock, North Carolina's growth is about average. 46% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8976||Pine Knoll Shores||1,390||-8.1%|
|8944||Atlantic Beach, North Carolina||1,399||-21.9%|
|8945||Fairview Park, Indiana||1,399||-6.4%|
|8949||Palm Valley, Texas||1,398||8.1%|
|8950||Blowing Rock, North Carolina||1,397||-1.3%|
|8952||Three Oaks, Michigan||1,397||-23.5%|
|8953||Boston Heights, Ohio||1,396||17.8%|
|8956||White Cloud, Michigan||1,396||-1.7%|
The total voting age population of Blowing Rock, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,087. The voting age population is 46.1% male and 53.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 43.3% of the residents of Blowing Rock are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Blowing Rock are 95.3% White, 2.3% Black, 1.3% Asian, 1.0% Two or more races and 0.1% American Indian.
In Blowing Rock, 4.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 0.0%. On a per-household basis, 0.0% of families are below the poverty line in Blowing Rock.
Among those aged 16 and older, 49.6% of Blowing Rock residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.7% of Blowing Rock residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 65.3% have a bachelor's degree and 26.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Blowing Rock residents aged 5 and older, 2.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Blowing Rock is 0.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Blowing Rock, 8.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Blowing Rock is $80,231.
In Blowing Rock, 70.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 29.9% of housing units in Blowing Rock.
Of all the housing units in Blowing Rock, 9.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Blowing Rock, 13.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 290 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Blowing Rock is $971.
In Blowing Rock, 88.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.