Basic information about the Yancey County
The Yancey County is located in the state of North Carolina. This county occupies 314 square miles, with 1 square miles being water areas. There are 17.818 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Yancey County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (95.22%), followed by Some Other Race (2.36%) and Two or More races (0.94%). There are 7.644 households in the county, while 68,24% of them are family households and 31,76% represent non family households. There are 1 cities and towns in Yancey County. The most populated city is Burnsville town and the smallest town or village is .