The table below compares Transylvania County to the other 100 counties and county equivalents 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||# 70||31st|
|Population Density1||# 62||39th|
|Diversity Index2||# 91||10th|
|Median Household Income||# 39||62nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 24||77th|
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|Population in Households||32,986|
|Population in Familes||26,411|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,061|
|Average Household Size||2.2|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||19,956 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||11,023 (55.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,948 (19.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||4,985 (25.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$191,753|
|Average Home Value||$235,344|
|Median Household Income||$41,952|
|Average Household Income||$57,205|
|Per Capita Income||$25,219|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.68%|
|Per Capita Income||2.2%|
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