Mint Hill, NC


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Mint Hill is a medium-sized town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 25,627 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Mint Hill is the 39th largest community in North Carolina.

Mint Hill real estate is some of the most expensive in North Carolina, although Mint Hill house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some towns, Mint Hill isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Mint Hill are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mint Hill is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mint Hill who work in office and administrative support (13.82%), sales jobs (12.96%), and management occupations (12.15%).

Also of interest is that Mint Hill has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Because of many things, Mint Hill is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Mint Hill a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Mint Hill has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Mint Hill’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One downside of living in Mint Hill is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Mint Hill, the average commute to work is 31.20 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The education level of Mint Hill citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.67% of adults in Mint Hill have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Mint Hill in 2010 was $32,275, which is wealthy relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $129,100 for a family of four. However, Mint Hill contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Mint Hill is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Mint Hill home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mint Hill residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Mint Hill include Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Mint Hill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.