Pilot Mountain, Surry County, North Carolina

Pilot Mountain: City in Piedmont Triad, North Carolina, United States of America

About

Pilot Mountain is a city located in the county of Surry in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,477 and a population density of 283 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,408 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Pilot Mountain

Population : 1,408 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : Surry County
Postal code : 27041
Phone Area Codes : 336
Area : 5.23 km2
Altitude : 1,158 feet / 353 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 15:42:55 (29th November 2022)
Density : 269 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -4.9% (2010-2020)
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Location of Pilot Mountain on North Carolina map.
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Geography

Pilot Mountain is located at 36°23'12"N 80°28'10"W (36.3865300, -80.4695000).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Pilot Mountain decreased by 4.9% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,477 - census
2011 1,468 -0.61% estimation process
2012 1,464 -0.27% estimation process
2013 1,450 -0.97% estimation process
2014 1,445 -0.35% estimation process
2015 1,435 -0.7% estimation process
2016 1,425 -0.7% estimation process
2017 1,425 0% estimation process
2018 1,417 -0.56% estimation process
2019 1,413 -0.28% estimation process
2020 1,408 -0.36% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 98,193
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 87,918
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 11.7%
April 1, 2020 Population : 94,934
April 1, 2010 Population : 87,643
People under 5 years old, percentage : 4.7%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 17.0%
People over 65 (%) : 11.0%
Female persons, % : 50.6%
White only, percent : 79.8%
Black or African American alone, percent : 4.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 2.7%
Asians alone % : 6.5%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 4.7%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 6.9%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 75.5%
2015-2019 Veterans : 3,539
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 8.6%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 44.9%

Pilot Mountain zip code is 27041. County name: Surry, County fips: 37171

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 44.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $195,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,518
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $605
2015-2019 median gross rent : $924
2015-2019 Households : 38,395
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.31
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 69.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 12.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 88.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 95.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 71.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 69.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 249,239
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 528,690
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 957,636
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,253,573
2012 total retail sales per capita : $14,005
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $53,639
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $31,228
Percentage of people living in poverty : 20.7%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 8,238
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,995
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,893
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 825
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 6,955
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 564
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 7,030
2010 population per square mile : 2,611.2
2010 land area in square miles : 33.56
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 53.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $342,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,809
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $586
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,453
2015-2019 Households : 38,601
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.72
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 80.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 30.9%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 96.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 90.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 90.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 42.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 6.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 70.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 222,258
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 542,231
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 6,612,172
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,666,935
2012 total retail sales per capita : $17,486
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.8
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $82,275
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $36,395
Percentage of people living in poverty : 9.5%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 5,869
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,890
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,904
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,332
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,103
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 485
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,827
2010 population per square mile : 3,833.3
2010 land area in square miles : 23.90

People born in Pilot Mountain (2)

People born in Pilot Mountain, including football player Ed Cooke, Don W. East, .

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Schools in Pilot Mountain

College & universities near Pilot Mountain, NC

Code Name City ZIP
199768 Surry Community College Dobson (NC) 27017-8432

Stations (11)

Amtrak & bus stations near Pilot Mountain, NC

Code Name Address Type
WNS Winston-Salem, North Carolina 100 West 5th Street BUS
UWS Winston-Salem State Univ, Winston-Salem, North Car 601 South Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr BUS
HPT High Point 100 West High St RAIL
LEX Lexington Center St. and railroad tracks RAIL
GRO J. Douglas Galyon Depot 236 East Washington Street RAIL

Post offices near Pilot Mountain

Post Office Name City ZIP
Pilot Mountain Post Office Pilot Mountain (NC) 27041

Other cities in Surry County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Surry County , NC.

City Name Population Title
Mount Airy 10,175 City in Surry County, North Carolina, United States
Elkin 4,001 Town in Surry and Wilkes counties in North Carolina, United States
Flat Rock 1,556 Township in Surry County, North Carolina
Dobson 1,534 Human settlement in Surry County, North Carolina, United States of America
Toast 1,450 Township in Surry County, North Carolina
White Plains 1,074 Township in Surry County, North Carolina

Distance to Other Cities

Pilot Mountain distances to largest North Carolina cities