cullowhee Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
High School Graduate 192 19.5 % 32.2 %
Some College 204 20.7 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 351 35.6 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 238 24.2 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 887 90.1 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 497 50.5 % 50.5 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 5,556 - -
19 years old and under 2,776 50.0 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 2,268 40.8 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 382 6.9 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 130 2.3 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 5,186 94.4 % 84.4 %
Spanish 302 5.5 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 5 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,338 85.7 % 33.6 %
Married 213 7.8 % 50.4 %
Separated 68 2.5 % 2.5 %
Divorced 110 4.0 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 1,612 - -
Occupied Housing Units 1,101 68.3 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 511 31.7 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 460 28.5 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 10 0.6 % 5.9 %
2-Units 42 2.6 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 98 6.1 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 74 4.6 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 227 14.1 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 369 22.9 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 332 20.6 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 247 15.3 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 287 17.8 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 247 15.3 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 54 3.3 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 100 6.2 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 8 0.5 % 12.8 %
Electric 940 58.3 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 41 2.5 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 47 2.9 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 15 0.9 % 4.1 %
Wood 58 3.6 % 1.6 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 4,790 87.8 % 75.1 %
African-American 491 9.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 34 0.6 % 0.9 %
Asian 32 0.6 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 111 2.0 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 23,324 57,617
Median Family Income 50,671 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 9,006 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 58.06 %
  • Temperature 76.97 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.18 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 1.63
    [CDD] 2.15

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.23 %
6.0 0.05 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com