|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Mount Holly is 17,966. Mount Holly, North Carolina is the 2,051st largest city in the US.
Mount Holly is located entirely in Gaston County.
The current population of Mount Holly (17,966) is it's peak population.
Mount Holly has grown 85.6% since the 2000. Mount Holly, North Carolina is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 88% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Mount Holly has a population density of 1,395.2 people per square mile.
|2045||Boone, North Carolina||18,036||33.2%|
|2046||Pinehurst, North Carolina||18,019||83.6%|
|2048||Cohoes, New York||17,993||15.3%|
|2050||Clemson, South Carolina||17,986||51.6%|
|2051||Mount Holly, North Carolina||17,966||85.6%|
|2054||Scarsdale, New York||17,939||0.4%|
|2056||North Canton, Ohio||17,891||6.8%|
|2057||Bay City, Texas||17,882||-4.0%|
The total voting age population of Mount Holly, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 11,746. The voting age population is 49.1% male and 50.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.2% of the residents of Mount Holly are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Mount Holly are 78.1% White, 15.7% Black, 4.3% Asian, 1.0% Other and 0.8% Two or more races. Additionally, 3.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Mount Holly, 9.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 11.8%. On a per-household basis, 7.0% of families are below the poverty line in Mount Holly.
Among those aged 16 and older, 71.5% of Mount Holly residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.6% of Mount Holly residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 30.8% have a bachelor's degree and 10.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Mount Holly residents aged 5 and older, 6.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 3.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Mount Holly is 4.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Mount Holly, 10.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Mount Holly is $60,574.
In Mount Holly, 68.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 32.0% of housing units in Mount Holly.
Of all the housing units in Mount Holly, 6.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Mount Holly, 40.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Mount Holly is $863.
In Mount Holly, 87.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.