The Swannanoa Census Designated Place had a population of 4,852 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Swannanoa is located at latitude 35.5979 and longitude -82.3998 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Swannanoa: Cooper, Swannanona.
|Population in Households||4,659|
|Population in Familes||3,629|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||193|
|Median Household Income||$44,848|
|Average Household Income||$53,018|
|Per Capita Income||$22,380|
|Total Housing Units||2,041 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,257 (61.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||574 (28.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||210 (10.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$164,706|
|Average Home Value||$221,860|
|Average Household Size||2.54|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.56%|
|Per Capita Income||2.09%|
The table below compares Swannanoa to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 157||79th|
|Population Density||# 331||55th|
|Diversity Index||# 540||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 337||55th|
|Per Capita Income||# 430||42nd|
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