NC

National Population : 333,590,059
North Carolina State Population : 10,753,007

About Beech Creek, NC

Beech Creek, NC is located in Watauga County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for Beech Creek is about 2,199 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about N/A.

The Average Home Value is $226,000.00, which is roughly 29% higher than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 17% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $46,250.00, which is roughly 7% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 20% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Beech Creek is about .

North Carolina is ranked #52 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 6.19 out of 100.

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Voting

Watauga County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 15.6% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 53.14%
Republican: 44.85%
Libertarian: 1.2%
Other: 0.49%
Green: 0.32%


Nearby Locations

Vilas, NC (4.98 mi.)
Beech Mtn, NC (7.55 mi.)
Banner Elk, NC (7.55 mi.)
Sugar Mtn, NC (7.55 mi.)
Seven Devils, NC (7.55 mi.)
Elk Park, NC (8.05 mi.)
Zionville, NC (8.61 mi.)
Boone, NC (12.92 mi.)
Blowing Rock, NC (15.47 mi.)
Todd, NC (16.76 mi.)
Creston, NC (17.02 mi.)
Newland, NC (17.18 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 28679
Latitude : 36.253330
Longitude : -81.847330
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 2603 ft.
Area Code(s) : 828

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.42
Male Population Estimate : 45.88%
Female Population Estimate : 47.98%
Median Age : 43.0
Male Median Age : 42.2
Female Median Age : 43.7

White Population Estimate : 92.13%
Black Population Estimate : 0.36%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.73%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.45%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.05%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.32%
Other Population Estimate : 1.23%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Beech Creek specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Watauga County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2016)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Watauga County: About 121 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Watauga County is about 29% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 58% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.