Mount Airy Information

Mount Airy Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Mount Airy, NC

General Mount Airy Information

State: North Carolina

County: Surry County

Close cities: Flat Rock, NC, Toast, NC, White Plains, NC, Westfield, NC, Ararat, NC, Dobson, NC, Mount Airy, NC

Mount Airy Population (census data)
Total 8,742 (+3.0% since 2000)
Male 4,003 (45.8%)
Female 4,739 (54.2%)

Population Density: 1,042 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.7 (US Avg is 100)

Mount Airy Elevation: 1,104 feet above sea level

Land Area: 8.39 square miles

Median Household Income: $29,013

Zip Codes: 27030, and 27031.

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Mount Airy Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (82.3%)
  • Black (8.0%)
  • Hispanic (5.9%)
  • Other race (2.5%)
  • Other Asian (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (20.7%)
  • English (10.2%)
  • Irish (5.8%)
  • German (5.7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.8%)
  • Scottish (2.2%)
Foriegn Born: 519 people (5.9%)
  • Latin America (65.5%)
  • Asia (34.5%)

Mount Airy School Information

High Schools
Mount Airy High (1011 N South Street, Mount Airy, NC, 27030 - Mount Airy City Schools District)
North Surry High (2440 W Pine Street, Mount Airy, NC, 27030 - Surry County Schools District)
Middle Schools
J Sam Gentry Middle (1915 W Pine Street, Mount Airy, NC, 27030 - Surry County Schools District)
Meadowview Middle (1282 McKinney Road, Mount Airy, NC, 27030 - Surry County Schools District)
Mount Airy Middle (249 Hamburg Street, Mount Airy, NC, 27030 - Mount Airy City Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Bruce H Tharrington Elementary (315 Culbert Street, Mount Airy, NC, 27030 - Mount Airy City Schools District)
Flat Rock Elementary (1539 E Pine Street, Mount Airy, NC, 27030 - Surry County Schools District)
Franklin Elementary (519 South Franklin Road, Mount Airy, NC, 27030 - Surry County Schools District)
Jones Elementary (2170 Riverside Drive, Mount Airy, NC, 27030 - Mount Airy City Schools District)
White Plains Elementary (710 Cadle Ford Road, Mount Airy, NC, 27030 - Surry County Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Millennium Charter Academy (500 Old Springs Road, Mount Airy, NC, 27030 - Millennium Charter Academy District)

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