|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Cajah's Mountain is 2,682. Cajah's Mountain, North Carolina is the 6,605th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Cajah's Mountain was in 2010, when its population was 2,823. In 2010, Cajah's Mountain was the 6,329th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,605th largest city in the US. Cajah's Mountain is currently 5.0% smaller than it was in 2010.
Cajah's Mountain has shrunk 0.8% since the year 2000. Cajah's Mountain, North Carolina's growth is below average. 63% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6601||Missouri Valley, Iowa||2,684||-10.1%|
|6602||Green Park, Missouri||2,683||0.5%|
|6603||Warsaw, North Carolina||2,683||-12.0%|
|6604||Allendale, South Carolina||2,682||-33.9%|
|6605||Cajah's Mountain, North Carolina||2,682||-0.8%|
|6606||Pioneer Village, Kentucky||2,681||5.7%|
|6608||Abita Springs, Louisiana||2,678||36.0%|
|6609||Harriman, New York||2,678||17.9%|
The total voting age population of Cajah's Mountain, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,202. The voting age population is 49.5% male and 50.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 23.0% of the residents of Cajah's Mountain are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Cajah's Mountain are 95.9% White, 1.6% Other, 1.6% Two or more races and 0.9% Black. Additionally, 3.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Cajah's Mountain, 8.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.4%. On a per-household basis, 5.3% of families are below the poverty line in Cajah's Mountain.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.4% of Cajah's Mountain residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.7% of Cajah's Mountain residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.2% have a bachelor's degree and 4.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Cajah's Mountain residents aged 5 and older, 2.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Cajah's Mountain is 4.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Cajah's Mountain, 12.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Cajah's Mountain is $44,452.
In Cajah's Mountain, 75.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 25.0% of housing units in Cajah's Mountain.
Of all the housing units in Cajah's Mountain, 1.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Cajah's Mountain, 12.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 160 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Cajah's Mountain is $589.
In Cajah's Mountain, 76.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.