Swain County, North Carolina state, USA

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Swain County, North Carolina, USA

Map of Swain County
Population
- Total:13.981 (2010)
- Density:26,4/sq mi (10,2/sq km)
Area
- Total:541 sq mi (1.401 sq km)
- Land:529 sq mi (1.368 sq km)
- Water:13 sq mi (33 sq km)
- % water:2,36 %
Latitude:+35.5688491
Longitude:-083.4656136

Basic information about the Swain County

The Swain County is located in the state of North Carolina. This county occupies 541 square miles, with 13 square miles being water areas. There are 13.981 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Swain County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (66.63%), followed by American Indian and Alaska Native (27%) and Two or More races (4.25%). There are 5.672 households in the county, while 66,98% of them are family households and 33,02% represent non family households. There are 2 cities and towns in Swain County. The most populated city is Cherokee CDP and the smallest town or village is Bryson City town.


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

Racial makeup

Total
13,981
White alone
9,31566.63 %
Black or African American alone
760.54 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
3,77527.00 %
Asian alone
670.48 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
40.03 %
Some Other Race alone
1501.07 %
Two or More races
5944.25 %

Statistical data for the Swain County

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
13,981
White alone
9,31566.63 %
Black or African American alone
760.54 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
3,77527.00 %
Asian alone
670.48 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
40.03 %
Some Other Race alone
1501.07 %
Two or More races
5944.25 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
13,981
Not Hispanic or Latino
13,44196.14 %
Hispanic or Latino
5403.86 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
13,981
Not Hispanic or Latino
13,44196.14 %
White alone
9,16868.21 %
Black or African American alone
750.56 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
3,58726.69 %
Asian alone
660.49 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
40.03 %
Some Other Race alone
10.01 %
Two or More races
5404.02 %
Hispanic or Latino
5403.86 %
White alone
14727.22 %
Black or African American alone
10.19 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
18834.81 %
Asian alone
10.19 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
00.00 %
Some Other Race alone
14927.59 %
Two or More races
5410.00 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
41
Male
40
Female
42

Household Type

Total
5,672
Family households
3,79966.98 %
Husband-wife family
2,65669.91 %
Other family
1,14330.09 %
Male householder, no wife present
33329.13 %
Female householder, no husband present
81070.87 %
Nonfamily households
1,87333.02 %
Householder living alone
1,55583.02 %
Householder not living alone
31816.98 %

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

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Current weather situation in the Swain County

City Alias ZIP Codes
AlmondAlmond28702
Bryson CityAlarka28713
Bryson CityBryson City28713
Bryson CityEla28713
Bryson CityNeedmore28713
CherokeeCherokee28719
CherokeeOcono Lufty28719

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