About This Place
Mint Hill is a town in Mecklenburg and Union counties in the U.S. state of North Carolina, on the outskirts of Charlotte and near the Cabarrus County line. The population was 14,922 at the 2000 census.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 21.3 square miles (55.1 km2), of which, 21.2 square miles (55.0 km2) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km2) of it (0.19%) is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 14,922 people, 5,581 households, and 4,431 families residing in the town. The population density was 702.9 people per square mile (271.4/km2). There were 5,763 housing units at an average density of 271.5 per square mile (104.8/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 95.11% White, 0.81% African American, 0.72% Native American, 1.15% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 1.07% from other races, and 1.12% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.16% of the population.