The Town of Mountain City had a population of 2,401 as of July 1, 2018.
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 (see map below) 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.
|Population in Households||2,308|
|Population in Familes||1,820|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||93|
|Median Household Income||$35,959|
|Average Household Income||$50,257|
|Per Capita Income||$22,242|
|Total Housing Units||1,284 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||698 (54.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||369 (28.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||217 (16.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$118,421|
|Average Home Value||$150,394|
|Average Household Size||2.16|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.49%|
|Per Capita Income||2.24%|
The table below compares Mountain City to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 175||59th|
|Population Density||# 143||67th|
|Diversity Index||# 297||30th|
|Median Household Income||# 317||26th|
|Per Capita Income||# 231||46th|
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