Statewide Claims to Fame

Mooresville is 12th in North Carolina out of 115 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Mooresville is 18th in North Carolina out of 121 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Mooresville is 18th in North Carolina out of 123 other cities in Retail sales

Mooresville is 19th in North Carolina out of 115 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Mooresville, North Carolina Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Mooresville Rank North Carolina US
Current population (2012) 33,451 27th 9,752,073 313,914,040
Size in square miles 20.9 37th 48,617.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,562.7 41st 196.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Mooresville Rank North Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 6.9% 70th 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 28.4% 24th 23.4% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 9.8% 110th 13.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Mooresville Rank North Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 89.4% 57th 84.1% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 25.9% 70th 26.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Mooresville Rank North Carolina US
Race - White 80.2% 47th 71.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 10.9% 95th 22.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5% 57th 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 3.3% 22nd 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 143rd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.4% 46th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 6.9% 61st 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 76.7% 50th 64.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Mooresville Rank North Carolina US
Female residents 51.5% 96th 51.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 5.1% 90th 7.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Mooresville Rank North Carolina US
Housing units 13,655 26th 4,362,740 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 21.5% 70th 17.0% 25.9%
Households 11,752 26th 3,664,119 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 66.4% 55th 67.8% 66.1%
Home median value $189,600 44th $152,700 $186,200
People per household 2.7 32nd 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Mooresville Rank North Carolina US
Income per capita $26,066 54th $25,256 $27,915
Income per household $53,177 41st $46,291 $52,762
Income below poverty line 10.0% 103rd 16.1% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Mooresville Rank North Carolina US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 4,432 18th 798,791 27,092,908
Retail sales $1,054,295 18th $114,578,173 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $48,722 12th $12,641 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $126,666 19th $16,126,939 $613,795,732

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