Brevard, North Carolina

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Brevard is a town in Transylvania County, North Carolina, United States. The 2005 population estimate by the United States Census Bureau was 6,643. It is the county seat of Transylvania County.





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A Taste of Brevard, North Carolina

The city is nicknamed "The Land of Waterfalls" due to the many waterfalls in the area, including Looking Glass Falls, Connestee Falls, and Sliding Rock.

The population was distributed broadly among different age groups, with 18.3% under the age of 18, 12.3% from 18 to 24, 19.9% from 25 to 44, 21.3% from 45 to 64, and 28.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 45 years. For every 100 females there were 79.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 73.4 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $33,497, and the median income for a family was $44,489. Males had a median income of $26,929 versus $21,348 for females. The per capita income for the city was $18,256. About 7.61% of families and 10.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 17.0% of those under age 18 and 5.9% of those age 65 or over.

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Demographics of Brevard, North Carolina

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

84.81%

11.53%

0.22%

0.88%

1.13%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.







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Brevard, NC trip 2010












ANNUAL EVENTS

  1. White Squirrel Festival
    May   175 E Main St # 200Brevard, NC (828) 884-3278  - (visit website)

    Enjoy the home town feeling in downtown Brevard with the White Squirrel Festival.





 

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