Haywood County NC Information


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  1. Haywood County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forHaywood County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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  3. North Carolina Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

Haywood County NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 63,769
Population in Households 63,091
Population in Familes 50,700
Population in Group Qrtrs 678
Population Density2 115
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $51,148
Average Household Income $69,517
Per Capita Income $29,949


Total Housing Units 37,473 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 19,128 (51.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,335 (22.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 10,010 (26.7%)
Median Home Value $206,533
Average Home Value $259,634


Total Households 27,463
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 18,077
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.84% 0.79%
Households 0.78% 0.73%
Families 0.63% 0.65%
Median Household Income   2.24%
Per Capita Income   2.86%


Haywood County NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Haywood County to the other 100 counties and county equivalents in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 45 56th
Population Density # 51 50th
Diversity Index # 98 3rd
Median Household Income # 31 70th
Per Capita Income # 20 81st

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