Kings Mountain SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
8

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Kings Mountain, North Carolina Info Snack

Kings Mountain is a small suburban city within the Charlotte metropolitan area in Cleveland and Gaston counties, North Carolina, United States. Most of the city is in Cleveland County, with a small eastern portion in Gaston County. The population was 10,296 at the 2010 census. During the Revolutionary War, Patriot militia defeated Loyalist militia in the Battle of Kings Mountain. Liberty Mountain, a play performed at the local theater, tells all about the battle. The downtown area is home to the museum and police station.
Population
10,929
Unemployment
14.4%
Poverty
21.0%
Median Home
$113,300
Median Income
$39,070
Median Rent
$761

Rankings for Kings Mountain in North Carolina

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Map Of Kings Mountain, NC

Population over time in Kings Mountain

Year Population % Change
2017 10,929 -1.1%
2016 11,053 2.4%
2015 10,792 0.5%
2014 10,743 -0.6%
2013 10,803 -0.3%
2012 10,835 2.3%
2011 10,593 -0.4%
2010 10,631 -

Crime in Kings Mountain Per 100k

Crime Kings Mountain NC USA
Violent Crime 240.2 363.7 382.9
Murder 18.5 5.8 5.3
Robbery 64.7 91.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 157.1 240.5 248.9
Property Crime 3344.4 2545.3 2362.0
Burglary 877.7 630.6 430.4
Larceny 2457.5 1760.9 1694.0
Car Theft 9.2 153.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Kings Mountain

White
71.2% (7,785)
African American
22.9% (2,505)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.9% (98)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.4% (257)
Hispanic
2.6% (284)
Race Kings Mountain NC USA
White 71.2% 63.6% 61.5%
African American 22.9% 21.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 2.7% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 2.6% 9.1% 17.6%

Household Income For Kings Mountain, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
13.6% (148,634)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (53,552)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.8% (161,749)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.7% (116,940)
$35,000 to $49,999
21.8% (238,252)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.6% (236,066)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.0% (65,574)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.6% (50,273)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (18,579)
$200,000 or more
0.3% (3,278)
Income Kings Mountain NC USA
Less than $10,000 13.6% 7.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 5.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.8% 11.1% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.7% 11.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 21.8% 14.5% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.6% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.0% 11.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.6% 11.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.3% 4.3% 6.3%

Gender in Kings Mountain

Female
54.9% (6,003)
Male
45.1% (4,925)
Gender Kings Mountain NC USA
Female 54.9% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 45.1% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kings Mountain for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.5% (600)
9-12th Grade
9.4% (1,029)
High School / GED
44.6% (4,869)
Some College
20.3% (2,218)
Associate's Degree
9.2% (1,009)
Bachelor's Degree
6.9% (748)
Master's Degree
3.6% (390)
Professional Degree
0.4% (44)
Doctorate Degree
0.2% (17)
Education Kings Mountain NC USA
< 9th Grade 5.5% 4.9% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 9.4% 8.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 44.6% 26.1% 27.3%
Some College 20.3% 21.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.2% 9.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 6.9% 19.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 3.6% 7.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.4% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.2% 1.3% 1.4%

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