NC

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

About Gerton, NC

Gerton, NC is located in Henderson County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for Gerton is about 256 with about 30 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 293.

The Average Home Value is $221,900.00, which is roughly 28% higher than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 15% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $30,229.00, which is roughly 39% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 47% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Gerton is about 11.2%.

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

Henderson County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 32.02% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 58.55%
Democratic: 39.8%
Libertarian: 0.98%
Other: 0.41%
Green: 0.26%


Nearby Locations

Fairview, NC (6.74 mi.)
Lake Lure, NC (6.78 mi.)
Black Mtn, NC (9.23 mi.)
Swannanoa, NC (10.57 mi.)
Mills River, NC (11.40 mi.)
Fletcher, NC (11.40 mi.)
Arden, NC (11.89 mi.)
Mill Spring, NC (12.10 mi.)
Biltmore Frst, NC (13.11 mi.)
Old Fort, NC (13.67 mi.)
East Flat Rock, NC (14.61 mi.)
E Flat Rock, NC (14.61 mi.)
Laurel Park, NC (14.77 mi.)
Hendersonville, NC (14.77 mi.)
Hendersonvlle, NC (14.77 mi.)
Flat Rock, NC (15.27 mi.)
Saluda, NC (15.71 mi.)
Asheville, NC (16.22 mi.)
Horse Shoe, NC (16.88 mi.)
Columbus, NC (17.31 mi.)
Zirconia, NC (17.71 mi.)
Woodfin, NC (18.04 mi.)
Tryon, NC (18.32 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 28735
Latitude : 35.480696
Longitude : -82.353628
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 2921 ft.
Area Code(s) : 828

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 1.95
Male Population Estimate : 49.22%
Female Population Estimate : 50.78%
Median Age : 48.0
Male Median Age : 46.2
Female Median Age : 49.3

White Population Estimate : 96.09%
Black Population Estimate : 1.95%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.39%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.39%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.95%
Other Population Estimate : 0.39%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Gerton specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Henderson County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

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

Henderson County is about 40% 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.