Jackson County, North Carolina state, USA

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Jackson County, North Carolina, USA

Map of Jackson County
Population
- Total:40.271 (2010)
- Density:81,9/sq mi (31,7/sq km)
Area
- Total:495 sq mi (1.282 sq km)
- Land:492 sq mi (1.272 sq km)
- Water:4 sq mi (10 sq km)
- % water:0,78 %
Latitude:+35.2864625
Longitude:-083.1306405

Basic information about the Jackson County

The Jackson County is located in the state of North Carolina. This county occupies 495 square miles, with 4 square miles being water areas. There are 40.271 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Jackson County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (83.16%), followed by American Indian and Alaska Native (9.45%) and Some Other Race (2.7%). There are 16.446 households in the county, while 59,10% of them are family households and 40,90% represent non family households. There are 9 cities and towns in Jackson County. The most populated city is Cullowhee CDP and the smallest town or village is Glenville CDP.


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

Racial makeup

Total
40,271
White alone
33,48983.16 %
Black or African American alone
7451.85 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
3,8049.45 %
Asian alone
3480.86 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
160.04 %
Some Other Race alone
1,0872.70 %
Two or More races
7821.94 %

Statistical data for the Jackson County

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
40,271
White alone
33,48983.16 %
Black or African American alone
7451.85 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
3,8049.45 %
Asian alone
3480.86 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
160.04 %
Some Other Race alone
1,0872.70 %
Two or More races
7821.94 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
40,271
Not Hispanic or Latino
38,23394.94 %
Hispanic or Latino
2,0385.06 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
40,271
Not Hispanic or Latino
38,23394.94 %
White alone
32,79585.78 %
Black or African American alone
7291.91 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
3,6569.56 %
Asian alone
3390.89 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
140.04 %
Some Other Race alone
230.06 %
Two or More races
6771.77 %
Hispanic or Latino
2,0385.06 %
White alone
69434.05 %
Black or African American alone
160.79 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1487.26 %
Asian alone
90.44 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
20.10 %
Some Other Race alone
1,06452.21 %
Two or More races
1055.15 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
36
Male
35
Female
38

Household Type

Total
16,446
Family households
9,72059.10 %
Husband-wife family
7,39076.03 %
Other family
2,33023.97 %
Male householder, no wife present
73631.59 %
Female householder, no husband present
1,59468.41 %
Nonfamily households
6,72640.90 %
Householder living alone
5,28278.53 %
Householder not living alone
1,44421.47 %

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

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Current weather situation in the Jackson County

City Alias ZIP Codes
BalsamBalsam28707
CashiersCashiers28717
CullowheeCullowhee28723
CullowheeEast Laport28723
CullowheeErastus28723
CullowheeNorton28723
CullowheeSpeedwell28723
DillsboroDillsboro28725
GlenvilleGlenville28736
SylvaSylva28779
TuckasegeeTuckasegee28783
WebsterWebster28788
WhittierWhittier28789

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