NC

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

About Burnsville, NC

Burnsville, NC is located in Yancey County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for Burnsville is about 1,647 with about 403 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 18,096.

The Average Home Value is $149,400.00, which is roughly 6% lower than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 21% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $40,422.00, which is roughly 19% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 30% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Burnsville is about 12%.

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

Yancey County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 50.93% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 66.21%
Democratic: 32.49%
Libertarian: 0.72%
Other: 0.34%
Green: 0.24%


Nearby Locations

Green Mtn, NC (7.54 mi.)
Bakersville, NC (9.99 mi.)
Spruce Pine, NC (10.66 mi.)
Barnardsville, NC (12.96 mi.)
Mars Hill, NC (15.71 mi.)
Old Fort, NC (18.56 mi.)
Black Mtn, NC (19.43 mi.)
Black Mountain, NC (19.43 mi.)
Weaverville, NC (19.80 mi.)
Newland, NC (19.86 mi.)
Marion, NC (19.94 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 28714
Latitude : 35.891669
Longitude : -82.312339
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 2736 ft.
Area Code(s) : 828

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.30
Male Population Estimate : 45.47%
Female Population Estimate : 47.10%
Median Age : 45.6
Male Median Age : 44.0
Female Median Age : 47.3

White Population Estimate : 88.89%
Black Population Estimate : 1.04%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.34%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.30%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.05%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.90%
Other Population Estimate : 2.34%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Burnsville specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Yancey County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Yancey County: About 43 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Yancey County is about 85% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.