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Newland, North Carolina - Basic Facts

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The Town of Newland had a population of 692 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Newland is located at latitude 36.088 and longitude -81.9274 in Avery County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Newland (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Avery County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 3,612 feet.

The Town of Newland (GNIS ID: 2406987) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Newland is located within Township of Newland Number 1, a minor civil division (MCD) of Avery County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Newland population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Newland: Old Fields of Toe.

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Newland, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 692
Daytime Population: Workers 1,345
Daytime Population: Residents 357
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,702
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 2.46
Population in Households 668
Population in Familes 513
Population in Group Qrtrs 24
Population Density2 926
Diversity Index3 31


Median Household Income $40,056
Average Household Income $55,682
Per Capita Income $24,838


Total Housing Units 367 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 198 (54.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 110 (30.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 59 (16.1%)
Median Home Value $171,875
Average Home Value $225,251


Total Households 308
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 186
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.12% -0.17%
Households -0.09% -0.13%
Families 0.61% -0.22%
Median Household Income   1.26%
Per Capita Income   2.72%

Newland, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Newland to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 504 32nd
Population Density # 251 66th
Diversity Index # 541 27th
Median Household Income # 410 45th
Per Capita Income # 280 62nd

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