The Swannanoa Census Designated Place had a population of 4,734 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Swannanoa is located at latitude 35.6008 and longitude -82.3872 in Buncombe County. The formal boundaries for the Swannanoa Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.39 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Buncombe County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,198 feet.
The Swannanoa Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402907) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Swannanoa population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Swannanoa: Cooper, Swannanona.
|Population in Households||4,546|
|Population in Familes||3,529|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||188|
|Average Household Size||2.53|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,014 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,219 (60.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||579 (28.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||216 (10.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$156,383|
|Average Home Value||$208,709|
|Median Household Income||$41,070|
|Average Household Income||$50,888|
|Per Capita Income||$21,602|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.03%|
|Per Capita Income||1.05%|
The table below compares Swannanoa to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 159||79th|
|Population Density1||# 346||53rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 528||29th|
|Median Household Income||# 340||54th|
|Per Capita Income||# 367||50th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.