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Demographics

People

Total Population1,674
Male Share of the Population45.8%
Female Share of the Population54.2%
Senior Citizens24.8%
Employed Population 16+574
Age of the Population50

Families

% of people married50.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher21.4%
Median Earnings25+$24,697
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$9,511
Median Earnings With High School Degree$18,214

Wealth

Median Family Income$47,917
% Above Poverty Level69%
% Below Poverty Level31%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home2.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work10.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone39.6%
Median Gross Rent$508
Median House Value$175,900

Ancestry

Irish20.2%
German18.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)16.9%
English9.7%
Scottish3.7%
French Except Basque2.3%
Dutch2%
Welsh1.7%
African1.2%
Czech1%
Italian0.9%
Norwegian0.8%
Polish0.4%
Canadian0.3%
Estonian0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Ukrainian0.1%
Swiss0.1%
Swedish0.1%
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Burnsville Almanac

CategoryValue
County Yancey County
Standard Zip Codes28714
Phone Area Codes828
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude35.91
Approximate Longitude-82.29

Burnsville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationCELO 2 S
Distance8.8 miles
Jan Temp22 to 46 F
Apr Temp37 to 66 F
Jul Temp58 to 82 F
Oct Temp38 to 68 F
Annual Precip58.8 inches
StationMARION 2 NW
Distance22.9 miles
Jan Temp26 to 48 F
Apr Temp44 to 69 F
Jul Temp66 to 87 F
Oct Temp46 to 69 F
Annual Precip54 inches
StationASHEVILLE
Distance25.5 miles
Jan Temp27 to 46 F
Apr Temp44 to 67 F
Jul Temp64 to 84 F
Oct Temp45 to 68 F
Annual Precip37.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bakersville616$33,375
Black Mountain8,168$50,889
Mars Hill2,620$61,579
Montreat521$91,250
Spruce Pine2,211$45,227
Weaverville3,886$55,559

Burnsville Public Libraries

Avery-mitchell-yancey Regional Library
289 BURNSVILLE SCHOOL RD
Burnsville, North Carolina
(828) 682-4476

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Burnsville Public Schools

Bald Creek Elementary
100 Bald Creek School Road
ZIP: 28714
(828) 682-2535
Primary
Total Enrollment 174
Bee Log Elementary
55 Bee Log Road
ZIP: 28714
(828) 682-3271
Primary
Total Enrollment 55
Burnsville Elementary
395 Burnsville School Road
ZIP: 28714
(828) 682-4515
Primary
Total Enrollment 379
Cane River Middle
1128 Cane River School Road
ZIP: 28714
(828) 682-2202
Middle
Total Enrollment 250
Clearmont Elementary
1175 Clearmont School Road
ZIP: 28714
(828) 682-2337
Primary
Total Enrollment 126
East Yancey Middle
285 Georges Fork Road
ZIP: 28714
(828) 682-2281
Middle
Total Enrollment 296
Micaville Elementary
112 State Hwy 80 South
ZIP: 28714
(828) 675-4161
Primary
Total Enrollment 165
Mountain Heritage High
333 Mtn Heritage Hs Road
ZIP: 28714
(828) 682-6103
High
Total Enrollment 671
South Toe Elementary
139 South Toe School Rd
ZIP: 28714
(828) 675-4321
Primary
Total Enrollment 119

Burnsville Private Schools

Arthur Morgan School
60 Ams Cir
ZIP: 28714
Secondary
Total Enrollment 24
Yancey County Christian School
694 Pine Swamp Rd
ZIP: 28714
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 25
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