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Black Mountain Jobs Overview

5,127
Job Openings
3.7%
Unemployment Rate
$39,570
Median Base Salary
8.3k
Population

Black Mountain has the 2835th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 5.6% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Black Mountain is part of the Asheville metro area. Unemployment in the Asheville area is 3%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Asheville has the 137th largest local economy in the US, and a average cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Black Mountain is below average at $39,570, and the median cost of a home in Black Mountain is $170,600, which is the same as the national average. 34% of workers in Black Mountain hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 89% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Black Mountain. 79% of Black Mountain workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Black Mountain spend an average of 18 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.