|Male Share of the Population||51.5%|
|Female Share of the Population||48.5%|
|Employed Population 16+||1,182|
|Age of the Population||33|
|% of people married||41.3%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||29.6%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$19,115|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$23,796|
|Median Family Income||$43,333|
|% Above Poverty Level||80.4%|
|% Below Poverty Level||19.6%|
|Average Commute Time||16 minutes|
|% Working from Home||3%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||6.2%|
|% Using Public Transportation||1.4%|
|People Living Alone||38.2%|
|Median Gross Rent||$721|
|Median House Value||$141,100|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||23.8%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||41 miles W of Asheville, North Carolina (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||130 miles NE of Atlanta, Georgia|
|Standard Zip Codes||28779|
|Phone Area Codes||828|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Jan Temp||25 to 47 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 68 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 69 F|
|Annual Precip||51.7 inches|
|Station||FRANKLIN 3 W|
|Jan Temp||24 to 48 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 69 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 69 F|
|Annual Precip||54.4 inches|
|Jan Temp||22 to 46 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 66 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 67 F|
|Annual Precip||51.8 inches|
HARRIS REGIONAL HOSPITAL, INC
(Voluntary non-profit - Private)
68 HOSPITAL RD
Emergency Service: Yes
At Animal Behavior College (ABC), we're dedicated to helping animal lovers pursue animal careers.
Purdue University offers a strong foundation of tradition and history.
St. Thomas University offers fully online business and education graduate degrees built on a 50-year tradition of scholastic excellence, community leadership, and faith-focused values.
(Sorted by Number of Students)
SMOKY MOUNTAIN HIGH
100 SMOKY MOUNTAIN DRIVE
Serves 949 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.4
JACKSON CO SCH OF ALT
3766 SKYLAND DRIVE
A Non-traditional School
Serves 71 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.1
Sylva colleges and trade schools.
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