Lake Junaluska is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Lake Junaluska Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Haywood County at latitude 35.5279 and longitude -82.9596. Haywood County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,552 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Lake Junaluska Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 5.35 sq. miles and a water area of 0.31 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lake Junaluska: Junaluska.Photos of the local Lake Junaluska, NC area
|Population in Households||2,881|
|Population in Familes||2,243|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.12|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,104 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||998 (47.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||362 (17.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||744 (35.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$225,552|
|Average Home Value||$254,162|
|Median Household Income||$47,199|
|Average Household Income||$71,690|
|Per Capita Income||$33,831|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.16%|
|Per Capita Income||3.22%|
The table below compares Lake Junaluska to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 254||66th|
|Population Density1||# 432||42nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 711||4th|
|Median Household Income||# 218||71st|
|Per Capita Income||# 58||92nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.