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East Flat Rock, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The East Flat Rock Census Designated Place had a population of 5,332 as of July 1, 2016. East Flat Rock ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for East Flat Rock is located at latitude 35.281 and longitude -82.4166 in Henderson County. The formal boundaries for the East Flat Rock Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Henderson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,208 feet.

The East Flat Rock Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402427) 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.

The East Flat Rock Census Designated Place is located within Township of Hendersonville, a minor civil division (MCD) of Henderson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with East Flat Rock population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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East Flat Rock, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 5,332
Population in Households 5,261
Population in Familes 4,239
Population in Group Qrtrs 71
Population Density1 1,243
Diversity Index2 59


Total Households 2,069
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 1,373
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,372 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,346 (56.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 723 (30.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 303 (12.8%)
Median Home Value $158,841
Average Home Value $184,967


Median Household Income $30,110
Average Household Income $44,276
Per Capita Income $17,557
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.05% 1.13%
Households 0.76% 1.04%
Families 0.79% 0.96%
Median Household Income   -0.48%
Per Capita Income   1.09%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

East Flat Rock, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares East Flat Rock 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 143 81st
Population Density1 # 148 80th
Diversity Index2 # 186 75th
Median Household Income # 620 16th
Per Capita Income # 607 18th

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