Boone, North Carolina 

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Population

20,003

+11.6% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

3.4%

Median Income

$13,608

Median Home Price

$340,100

Median Age

21.3

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.9 / 5.2

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Boone, North Carolina

June, August and July are the most pleasant months in Boone, while January and February are the least comfortable months.


Boone, NC Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: North Carolina
County: Watauga County
Metro Area: Boone Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately liberal
City: Boone
Zip Codes: 28607


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Boone is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Boone jobs have increased by 1.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Boone's cost of living is 4.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Boone's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Watauga county remained moderately Democratic, 53.1% to 44.9%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Boone's population is 20,003 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 11.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 13.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Boone is Real Estate: $340,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.0%.

SCHOOLS
Boone public schools spend $9,723 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.3 students per teacher in Boone. More Education



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Housing Market in Boone

It's a good time to buy in Boone. Home Appreciation is up 31.9% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Boone is $340,100.

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Reviews for Boone   14 Reviews
Boone climate - 6/27/2014
Boone and the High Country's climate is unique to North Carolina and the Southeast. It's cool summers and snowy winters are much more comparable to places much farther... Read More

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Dual Income Needed (or near six figures total) - 8/27/2011
The area is beautiful - living in the Blue Ridge Mountains is gorgeous. But .. the views don't pay the bills. Housing is overpriced. You are better off living... Read More

How "Green" is Boone? - 6/11/2010
I found ASU by digging around trying to find schools that teach green energy, solar, wind, etc. So my question is, how "green" is life in Boone? I live in Townsend, TN... Read More


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