Buncombe County, North Carolina state, USA

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Buncombe County, North Carolina, USA

Map of Buncombe County
Population
- Total:238.318 (2010)
- Density:362,7/sq mi (140,1/sq km)
Area
- Total:661 sq mi (1.710 sq km)
- Land:657 sq mi (1.701 sq km)
- Water:4 sq mi (9 sq km)
- % water:0,53 %
Latitude:+35.6093714
Longitude:-082.5304259

Basic information about the Buncombe County

The Buncombe County is located in the state of North Carolina. This county occupies 661 square miles, with 4 square miles being water areas. There are 238.318 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Buncombe County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (87.36%), followed by Black or African American (6.38%) and Some Other Race (2.63%). There are 100.412 households in the county, while 60,79% of them are family households and 39,21% represent non family households. There are 11 cities and towns in Buncombe County. The most populated city is Asheville city and the smallest town or village is Montreat town.


Statistical data for the Buncombe County based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
238,318
White alone
208,19287.36 %
Black or African American alone
15,2116.38 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
9480.40 %
Asian alone
2,4171.01 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
2890.12 %
Some Other Race alone
6,2662.63 %
Two or More races
4,9952.10 %

Statistical data for the Buncombe County

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
238,318
White alone
208,19287.36 %
Black or African American alone
15,2116.38 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
9480.40 %
Asian alone
2,4171.01 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
2890.12 %
Some Other Race alone
6,2662.63 %
Two or More races
4,9952.10 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
238,318
Not Hispanic or Latino
224,06494.02 %
Hispanic or Latino
14,2545.98 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
238,318
Not Hispanic or Latino
224,06494.02 %
White alone
201,24189.81 %
Black or African American alone
14,9796.69 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
7780.35 %
Asian alone
2,3881.07 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
2710.12 %
Some Other Race alone
3350.15 %
Two or More races
4,0721.82 %
Hispanic or Latino
14,2545.98 %
White alone
6,95148.77 %
Black or African American alone
2321.63 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1701.19 %
Asian alone
290.20 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
180.13 %
Some Other Race alone
5,93141.61 %
Two or More races
9236.48 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
41
Male
39
Female
42

Household Type

Total
100,412
Family households
61,03760.79 %
Husband-wife family
45,32974.26 %
Other family
15,70825.74 %
Male householder, no wife present
4,49528.62 %
Female householder, no husband present
11,21371.38 %
Nonfamily households
39,37539.21 %
Householder living alone
30,62277.77 %
Householder not living alone
8,75322.23 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the Buncombe County - including Historical Features

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Current weather situation in the Buncombe County

City Alias ZIP Codes
AlexanderAlexander28701
ArdenArden28704
ArdenOak Park28704
ArdenRoyal Pines28704
ArdenWest Haven28704
AshevilleAsheville28805, 28804, 28803, 28802, 28806, 28810, 28813, 28814, 28815, 28816, 28801
AshevilleBiltmor28813
AshevilleBiltmore Forest28803
AshevilleBiltmore Frst28803
AshevilleGrace Sta28814
AshevilleOteen Sta28815
AshevilleW Asheville28816
AshevilleWest Ashville28806
AshevilleWoodfin28804
BarnardsvilleBarnardsville28709
Black MountainBlack Mountain28711
Black MountainBlack Mtn28711
CandlerBiltmore Lake28715
CandlerCandler28715
EnkaEnka28728
EnkaEnka Village28728
FairviewFairview28730
LeicesterLeicester28748
MontreatMontreat28757
RidgecrestRidgecrest28770
SkylandSkyland28776
SwannanoaSwannanoa28778
WeavervilleWeaverville28787

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