In 2017, Mars Hill, NC had a population of 2.6k people with a median age of 23.3 and a median household income of $44,886. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Mars Hill, NC declined from 2,620 to 2,595, a -0.954% decrease and its median household income grew from $42,941 to $44,886, a 4.53% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Mars Hill, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (9.71%), White (Hispanic) (2.2%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.7%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (0.578%). N/A% of the people in Mars Hill, NC speak a non-English language, and 98.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Mars Hill, NC are Mars Hill University (232 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Mars Hill, NC is $190,000, and the homeownership rate is 58.8%. Most people in Mars Hill, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Mars Hill, NC is 2 cars per household.