NC

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

About Brownwood, NC

Brownwood, NC is located in Ashe County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for Brownwood is about 2,244 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about N/A.

The Average Home Value is $169,800.00, which is roughly 6% higher than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 10% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $41,163.00, which is roughly 17% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 28% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Brownwood 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

Ashe County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 63.64% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 72.41%
Democratic: 26.33%
Libertarian: 0.8%
Other: 0.32%
Green: 0.15%


Nearby Locations

W Jefferson, NC (6.56 mi.)
Boone, NC (7.66 mi.)
Fleetwood, NC (7.98 mi.)
Triplett, NC (8.68 mi.)
Deep Gap, NC (8.68 mi.)
Zionville, NC (9.02 mi.)
Creston, NC (10.38 mi.)
Warrensville, NC (10.47 mi.)
Glendale Spgs, NC (11.19 mi.)
Jefferson, NC (11.55 mi.)
Vilas, NC (11.86 mi.)
Purlear, NC (12.33 mi.)
Husk, NC (12.91 mi.)
Lansing, NC (12.91 mi.)
Crumpler, NC (13.82 mi.)
Blowing Rock, NC (14.54 mi.)
Ferguson, NC (14.85 mi.)
Scottville, NC (15.70 mi.)
Millers Creek, NC (16.65 mi.)
Wilbar, NC (16.65 mi.)
Banner Elk, NC (16.74 mi.)
Sugar Mtn, NC (16.74 mi.)
Seven Devils, NC (16.74 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 28684
Latitude : 36.334618
Longitude : -81.616250
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 3811 ft.
Area Code(s) : 336

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.37
Male Population Estimate : 46.70%
Female Population Estimate : 48.71%
Median Age : 44.9
Male Median Age : 43.4
Female Median Age : 46.7

White Population Estimate : 93.94%
Black Population Estimate : 0.49%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.83%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.58%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.80%
Other Population Estimate : 0.71%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Brownwood specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Ashe County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Ashe County: About 81 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Ashe County is about 72% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.