Avery ( North Carolina )

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the County of Avery compared with those of the North Carolina state and those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

County of Avery (North Carolina) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 17,674

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 17,167

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 507 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 3.0%

County of Avery (North Carolina) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 247.00

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 69.50

County of Avery (North Carolina) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 797

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Avery 4.5%

North Carolina 6.9%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 3,144

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Avery 17.8%

North Carolina 24.3%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 3,000

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

Avery 17.0%

North Carolina 12.2%

USA 12.4%

County of Avery (North Carolina) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 46.2%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Avery 46.2%

North Carolina 51.0%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 53.8%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Avery 53.8%

North Carolina 49%

USA 49.3%

County of Avery (North Carolina) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 3,807

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 22 minutes.

County of Avery (North Carolina) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 16,568

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Avery 93.7%

North Carolina 74.0%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 839

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Avery 4.7%

North Carolina 21.7%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 71

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Avery 0.4%

North Carolina 1.3%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 79

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Avery 0.4%

North Carolina 1.9%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 7

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Avery 0.0%

North Carolina 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 110

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

Avery 0.6%

North Carolina 1.1%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 638

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

Avery 3.6%

North Carolina 6.7%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 15,960

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 90.3%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Avery 90.3%

North Carolina 67.9%

USA 66.4%

County of Avery (North Carolina) More population data

Births 2004 = 144

Deaths 2004 = 191

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 0

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 61.2%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

Avery 61.2%

North Carolina 53.0%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 2.6%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Avery 2.6%

North Carolina 5.3%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 4.7%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

Avery 4.7%

North Carolina 8.0%

USA 17.9%

County of Avery (North Carolina) Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 445

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 25,115

County of Avery (North Carolina) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 13,191

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 1,280

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 10.7%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

Avery 10.7%

North Carolina 14.4%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 80.6%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

Avery 80.6%

North Carolina 69.4%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 88,000

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 17%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

Avery 17%

North Carolina 16%

USA 26%

County of Avery (North Carolina) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 6,532

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.34

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 15,176

Median household income 2004 = $ 31,069

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 15.5%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Avery 15.5%

North Carolina 13.8%

USA 12.7%

County of Avery (North Carolina) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 70.6%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

Avery 70.6%

North Carolina 78.1%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 14.5%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000

Avery 14.5%

North Carolina 22.5%

USA 24.4%

County of Avery (North Carolina) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 8,005

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 402

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 5.0%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Avery 5.0%

North Carolina 4.8%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 12,476

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 472

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 1,470

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 288,974

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 23,162

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 573

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 5,567

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = -9.5%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

Avery -9.5%

North Carolina 0.7%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 1,813

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 27,333

Total number of firms 2002 = 2,101

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 31.2%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 0

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 34,343

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 106,120

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 5,994

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 369

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 94,353

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 30,614

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 104,976

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 5,902

Airport Avery County Airport - Beech Mountain Airport - Bay Haw Cove - Bend Horseshoe Bend - Lower Bend - Upper Bend - Bridge Heaton Bridge - Mile High Swinging Bridge - Cemetery Ashley Cemetery - Banner Cemetery - Benfield Cemetery - Buchanan Cemetery - Burleson Cemetery - Calloway Cemetery - Cannon Cemetery - Cary Flat Cemetery - Clark Cemetery - Clark Cemetery - Clark Cemetery - Cook Cemetery - Cook Cemetery - Cranberry Cemetery - Crawford Cemetery - Cuthbertson Cemetery - Cuthbertson Cemetery - Daniels Cemetery - Eller Cemetery - Ellis Cemetery - Fork Mountain Cemetery - Fox Cemetery - Franklin Cemetery - Gragg Cemetery - Gragg Cemetery - Greene Cemetery - Guy Cemetery - Hicks Cemetery - Hobson Cemetery - Holtsclaw Cemetery - Houston Cemetery - Hughes Cemetery - Ingram Cemetery - Johnson Cemetery - Johnson Cemetery - Jones Cemetery - Laws Cemetery - Ledford Cemetery - Lee Cemetery - McGuire Cemetery - Newland Cemetery - Ollis Cemetery - Palmer Cemetery - Phillips Cemetery - Pittman Cemetery - Potts Cemetery - Pritchard Cemetery - Slippery Hill Cemetery - Smith Cemetery - Summerow Cemetery - Tanglewood Cemetery - Taylor Cemetery - Taylor Cemetery - Trivett Cemetery - Ward Cemetery - Webb Cemetery - Winters Cemetery - Wise Cemetery - Wiseman Cemetery - Church Aaron Church - Arbor Dale Church - Ashley Chapel - Beech Creek Church - Beech Creek Mountain Church - Beech Mountain Church - Beech Valley Church - Belview Church - Big Meadow Church - Blevins Creek Chapel - Buck Hill Church - Burleson Chapel - Calvary Church - Conley Chapel - Crab Orchard Church - Curtis Creek Church - Fairview Church - Fall Creek Church - Fletcher Chapel - Forest Home Church - Frank Church - Green Valley Church - Hanging Rock Chapel - Henson Creek Church - Hopkins Chapel - Ivy Heights Church - Lewis Chapel - Little Elk Church - Little Plumtree Church - Long Ridge Church - McCoury Rock Church - Midway Church - Mount Calvary Church - Mount Gilead Church - Mount Pleasant Church - Mount Zion Church - New Cross Church - New Hopewell Church - Oak Grove Church - Peoples Church - Pine Grove Church - Pisgah Church - Pleasant Hill Church - Pleasant Valley Church - Powdermill Church - Roaring Creek Church - Roaring Creek Church - Sloop Chapel - Smoky Valley Chapel - Sugar Mountain Church - Taylor Chapel - Union Church - Valley Haven Church - Vance Memorial Church - Walnut Grove Church - Whites Memorial Church - Yellow Mountain Church - Civil Avery County - Township of Altamont - Township of Banner Elk - Township of Beech Mountain - Township of Cranberry - Township of Linville - Township of Roaring Creek - Township of Toe River - Township of Wilsons Creek - Cliff Big Lost Cove Cliffs - Flattop Cliffs - High Point Cliff - Linville Bluffs - Little Lost Cove Cliffs - Rattlesnake Cliffs - Dam Cranberry Dam - Grandfather Mountain Lake Lake Dam - Grandmother Dam - Gusher Knob Dam - Inver Lochy Dam - Land Harbors Lake Dam - Sloop Dam - Wildcat Lake Dam - Falls Big Falls - Flat Chestnut Oak Flats - Doll Flats - Gap Bearpen Gap - Bearpen Gap - Bradley Gap - Buck Hill Gap - Buckeye Gap - Cannon Gap - Cherry Gap - Cow Camp Gap - Dave Gap - Deep Gap - Deep Gap - Doublehead Gap - Grandmother Gap - Hanging Rock Gap - Harmon Gap - Hartley Gap - Haw Gap - Hickorynut Gap - Keller Gap - Lick Log Gap - Linville Gap - Loggy Gap - Loggy Gap - Low Gap - Miller Gap - Montezuma Gap - Old House Gap - Richs Gap - Smoky Gap - Sugar Gap - Yellow Mountain Gap - Hospital Grace Hartley Memorial Hospital - Locale Camp Carolina - Camp Linn-Haven - Camp Yonahnoka - Elk Falls Point of Interest - Grandfather Home for Children - Holston Camp - Ponds of the Beech - Sugar Mountain Village - United States Weather Station - Mine Cranberry Mines - Gusher Knob Mine - Park Pisgah Game Lands - Pillar Pinnacle of the Sugar - The Sphinx Rock - Populated Place Altamont - Balm - Banner Elk - Battleground - Beech Bottom - Beech Creek - Beech Mountain - Carpenter Bottom - Chestnut Dale - Cranberry - Cranberry Gap - Crossnore - Dark Ridge (historical) - 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Hartley Ridge - Horse Bottom Ridge - Horse Creek Ridge - Houston Ridge - Hughes Ridge - Loggy Ridge - Long Ridge - Martin Ridge - Mill Ridge - Mill Ridge - Mollie Ridge - Perry Ridge - Persimmon Ridge - Pink Ridge - Raccoon Ridge - Razorback Ridge - Red Rock Ridge - Rogers Ridge - Rose Ridge - Rough Ridge - Rye Ridge - Sandbank Ridge - Simmons Ridge - Slippery Hill Ridge - Stover Ridge - Sugarcamp Ridge - Teague Ridge - Timber Ridge - Woodruff Ridge - Yancey Ridge - School Avery County High School - Banner Elk Elementary School - Beech Mountain School - Cranberry High School - Crossnore Elementary School - Crossnore-Newland Middle School - Elk Park Elementary School - Lees-McRae College - Minneapolis Elementary School - Newland Elementary School - Riverside School - Toe River School - Spring Buckeye Spring - Stream Andrews Creek - Anthony Creek - Ashley Branch - Banjo Branch - Bee Branch - Bee Branch - Beech Creek - Big Branch - Big Branch - Big Grassy Creek - Bill White Creek - Birchfield Creek - Blevins Creek - Blood Camp Branch - Brushy Creek - Buckeye Creek - Bucks Timber Creek - Buckwheat Branch - Bunt Creek - Camp Branch - Camp Creek - Cannon Branch - Canoe Branch - Cary Flat Branch - Chestnut Cove Branch - Clark Branch - Clear Creek - Clingman Mine Branch - Cooper Branch - Cow Branch - Cow Camp Creek - Cranberry Creek - Crossnore Creek - Curtis Creek - Doublehead Creek - Elk Hollow Branch - Fall Branch - Fall Branch - Fall Branch - Fall Creek - Flat Land Branch - Flat Springs Branch - Flattop Creek - Fork Creek - Gooseneck Branch - Gragg Prong - Grandmother Creek - Greenbrier Creek - Handpole Branch - Hanging Rock Creek - Harper Creek - Harris Creek - Haw Branch - Henson Creek - Hickorynut Branch - Horney Branch - Horse Bottom Creek - Horse Creek - Hull Branch - Isaae Branch - Jenny Branch - Jerry Creek - Joe Branch - Jones Branch - Jones Creek - Justice Creek - Keller Branch - Kentucky Creek - Laurel Creek - Lee Branch - Leroy Creek - Ling Branch - Linn Cove Branch - Little Elk Creek - Little Grassy Creek - Little Henson Creek - Little Horse Creek - Little Horse Creek - Little Laurel Creek - Little Lost Cove Creek - Little Plumtree Creek - Little Whiteoak Creek - Little Wilson Creek - Lost Cove Creek - Major Branch - Martin Creek - Mill Creek - Mill Timber Creek - Miller Branch - Mollie Branch - North Harper Creek - Pancake Branch - Peavine Branch - Phillips Branch - Pine Branch - Plumtree Creek - Poga Creek - Powdermill Creek - Puckett Branch - Puncheon Camp Branch - Pyatt Creek - Race Path Branch - Raider Camp Creek - Ramp Branch - Roaring Creek - Rockhouse Creek - Row Branch - Sandbank Creek - Sassafras Creek - Shanty Spring Branch - Skalley Branch - Squirrel Creek - Stacey Creek - Stack Rock Creek - Stamey Branch - State Line Branch - Sugar Creek - Threemile Creek - Trim Branch - Trivett Branch - Turkey Branch - Valley Creek - Webb Creek - West Fork Linville River - Whitaker Branch - White Oak Creek - White Pine Creek - Whitehead Creek - Whiteoak Creek - Whiteoak Creek - Wildcat Creek - Summit Anthony Mountain - Bald Mountain - Beacon Heights - Bearpen Rock - Bee Mountain - Beech Mountain - Belview Mountain - Big Bald - Big Elk Mountain - Big Haw Mountain - Big Rough Knob - Big Yellow Mountain - Brier Knob - Buck Hill - Burleson Bald - Calloway Peak - Camp Creek Mountain - Chestnut Mountain - Cliff Hill - Cold Mountain - Copperas Bald - Doe Hill Mountain - Double Knobs - Doublehead Mountain - Firescald Mountain - Flat Rock - Flattop Mountain - Fork Mountain - Grandmother Mountain - Gusher Knob - Hawshaw Mountain - Headquarters Mountain - Hemlock Hill - Hump Mountain - Humpback Mountain - Laurel Mountain - Little Bald - Little Buck Hill - Little Elk Mountain - Little Haw Mountain - Little Hump Mountain - Little Hump Mountain - Little Yellow Mountain - Locust Knob - Marks Mountain - Marley Knob - Middle Elk Mountain - Moore Mountain - Mullin Hill - Ned Mountain - Negro Hill - Oaks Knob - Peak Mountain - Pine Knob - Pinnacles of the Beech - Pixie Mountain - Poga Mountain - Polecat Knob - Raven Rocks - Sassafras Knob - Skalley Knob - Smoky Mountain - Snakeden Mountain - Soapstone Mountain - Spanish Oak Mountain - Sugar Mountain - Three Knobs - Ward Mountain - White Rocks - Yellow Mountain - Yellow Mountain - Tower Hawshaw Lookout Tower - WJTP-AM (Newland) - WJTP-AM (Newland) - WUNE-TV (Linville) - Trail Yancey Ridge Trail - Valley Briggs Hollow - Dark Hollow - Dellinger Hollow - Lincoln Hollow - Miller Hollow - Tucker Hollow .