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Demographics

People

Total Population2,633
Male Share of the Population48.8%
Female Share of the Population51.2%
Senior Citizens42.4%
Employed Population 16+947
Age of the Population61

Families

% of people married65.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher46.9%
Median Earnings25+$24,075
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$14,583

Wealth

Median Family Income$69,904
% Above Poverty Level94.3%
% Below Poverty Level5.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home15.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.2%
Median Gross Rent$965
Median House Value$261,500

Ancestry

English21.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)17.1%
Irish9.9%
Italian7.7%
Scottish5.9%
Polish4.3%
French Except Basque2.7%
Dutch2.5%
Swedish2.1%
Danishn1.4%
Welsh1.1%
Russian0.6%
Turkish0.4%
Canadian0.4%
Hungarian0.3%
Slovak0.2%
Greek0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Romanian0.2%
German0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
Austrian0.2%
African0.1%
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Laurel Park Almanac

CategoryValue
County Henderson County
Standard Zip Codes28739
Phone Area Codes828
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude35.26
Approximate Longitude-82.55

Laurel Park Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHENDERSONVILLE 1 NE
Distance2.8 miles
Jan Temp25 to 47 F
Apr Temp41 to 67 F
Jul Temp64 to 84 F
Oct Temp43 to 68 F
Annual Precip56.6 inches
StationASHEVILLE RGNL AP
Distance8.6 miles
Jan Temp26 to 46 F
Apr Temp42 to 67 F
Jul Temp63 to 83 F
Oct Temp43 to 67 F
Annual Precip47 inches
StationFLETCHER 2 NE
Distance9.5 miles
Jan Temp26 to 49 F
Apr Temp40 to 69 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp42 to 69 F
Annual Precip45.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Biltmore Forest1,516$177,750
Brevard7,710$48,582
Fletcher7,547$73,750
Hendersonville13,548$49,895
Saluda758$47,232
Tryon1,568$46,944
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