The Town of Mountain City had a population of 2,438 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Mountain City is located at latitude 36.4746 and longitude -81.8048 in Johnson County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Mountain City encompass a land area of 3.31 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Johnson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,418 feet.
The Town of Mountain City (GNIS ID: 2406215) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Mountain City: Taylorsville.
|Total Population||2,438 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,347 (96.3%)|
|Population in Families||1,831 (75.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||91 ( 3.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$29,566|
|Average Household Income||$43,143|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||22%|
|Per Capita Income||$18,774|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,298 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||749 (57.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||334 (25.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||215 (16.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$156,925|
|Average Home Value||$173,498|
|Housing Affordability Index3||121|
|Average Household Size||2.17|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.77%|
|Per Capita Income||1.5%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.27%|
The table below compares Mountain City to the other 429 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 173||60th|
|Population Density||# 143||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 407||5th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 12||3rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 363||16th|
|Diversity Index||# 304||30th|
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