Swannanoa Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Swannanoa Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 4,127 -3.8%
Male Population 1,759 -13.4%
Female Population 2,368 4.9%
Male Population 42.62 %
Female Population 57.38 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 37.6 5.0%
Citizen US Born 3,840 -2.0%
Citizen not US Born 231 -7.2%
Not Citizen 56 -53.3%
Citizen US Born 93.05 %
Citizen not US Born 5.6 %
Not Citizen 1.36 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 38 11.8%
Moved from Same Country 142 -10.7%
Moved from Same State 245 9.4%
Moved from Different State 18 -55.0%
Same House as Last Year 3,624 -3.6%
Moved from Abroad 0.93 %
Moved from Same Country 3.49 %
Moved from Same State 6.02 %
Moved from Different State 0.44 %
Same House as Last Year 89.11 %

Occupational Employment in Swannanoa top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 1,429 5.0%
Blue Collar 487 -28.2%
White Collar 74.58 %
Blue Collar 25.42 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 281 22.2%
Private Companies 1,313 -8.8%
Governmental Workers 220 -8.3%
Not for Profit Companies 102 -21.5%
Self Employees 14.67 %
Private Companies 68.53 %
Governmental Workers 11.48 %
Not for Profit Companies 5.32 %

Number of Households in Swannanoa top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 1,614 -4.1%
Average People Per Household 2 -0.9%
Family Households 837 -4.7%
Non-family Households 777 -3.5%
Family Households 51.86 %
Non-family Households 48.14 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 338 -22.1%
Households without Children 1,276 2.2%
Households with Children 20.94 %
Households without Children 79.06 %

Median and Average Income in Swannanoa top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $44,004.00 2.2%
Median Household Income $32,268.00 0.6%
People below Poverty Level 723 -11.1%
People above Poverty Level 2,859 -3.0%

Housing in Swannanoa top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 2,164 3.2%
Median Year Built 1979 0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 357 5.3%
Built between 1940 and 1949 198 4.8%
Built between 1950 and 1959 160 -5.9%
Built between 1960 and 1969 110 -10.6%
Built between 1970 and 1979 294 7.3%
Built between 1980 and 1989 501 8.4%
Built between 1990 and 1999 290 14.2%
Built between 2000 and 2009 211 -11.7%
Built in 2010 or Later 43 -6.5%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 1,614 -4.1%
Owner Occupied 1,033 2.4%
Renter Occupied 581 -13.8%
Owner Occupied 64 %
Renter Occupied 36 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 594 6.3%
Without Mortgage 439 -2.4%
Median Value with Mortgage $150,700.00 -9.3%
Median Value without Mortgage $127,200.00 13.1%
Median Housing Costs per Month $762.00 2.1%
With Mortgage 57.5 %
Without Mortgage 42.5 %

Swannanoa Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 131 6.5%
Some High School 1,770 -4.0%
Some College 711 7.6%
Associate Degree 378 9.6%
Bachelor's Degree 536 -0.6%
Graduate Degree 188 11.2%
No High School 3.69 %
Some High School 49.86 %
Some College 15.41 %
Associate Degree 10.65 %
Bachelor's Degree 15.1 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Swannanoa top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 1,347 -2.1%
Married 1,562 -11.5%
Separated 148 48.0%
Widowed 240 45.5%
Divorced 540 25.3%
Never Married 36.51 %
Married 42.34 %
Separated 4.01 %
Widowed 6.51 %
Divorced 14.64 %

Means of Transport to Work in Swannanoa top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 1,865 -3.8%
Bus or TrolleyBus 0 N/A
Subway or Elevated 0 N/A
Railroad 0 N/A
Ferryboat 0 N/A
Bicycle 0 N/A
Motorcycle 0 N/A
TaxiCab 0 N/A
Walk 0 N/A

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 28778

Recently added listings in Swannanoa top

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Swannanoa is an area in Buncombe County,North Carolina with a population of 4,127. There are 1,759 male residents living in Swannanoa and 2,368 female residents. The total number of households is 1,614 with 2 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 38 with 1,562 people being married and 2,275 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 74.58% white collar employees and 25.42% blue collar employees in Swannanoa..
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