Woodfin SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
3
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
7
Education
8
Commute
9

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Woodfin, North Carolina Info Snack

Woodfin is a town in Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 6,123 as of the 2010 census. It is part of the Asheville Metropolitan Statistical Area. The town is named for Nicholas Washington Woodfin, a renowned lawyer and statesman of early North Carolina, under whom Governor Zebulon Vance clerked as an attorney. Woodfin is the only municipality bearing the name Woodfin in the United States. The town was incorporated in 1971, although the community itself dates back to at least the mid-19th century.
Population
6,394
Unemployment
7.5%
Poverty
23.9%
Median Home
$184,600
Median Income
$36,946
Median Rent
$1,010

Rankings for Woodfin in North Carolina

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Map Of Woodfin, NC

Population over time in Woodfin

Year Population % Change
2017 6,394 2.5%
2016 6,241 0.6%
2015 6,204 0.6%
2014 6,167 1.0%
2013 6,105 1.0%
2012 6,044 0.4%
2011 6,017 1.8%
2010 5,913 -

Crime in Woodfin Per 100k

Crime Woodfin NC USA
Violent Crime 62.1 363.7 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.8 5.3
Robbery 0.0 91.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 62.1 240.5 248.9
Property Crime 1877.7 2545.3 2362.0
Burglary 760.4 630.6 430.4
Larceny 1024.2 1760.9 1694.0
Car Theft 93.1 153.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Woodfin

White
82.2% (5,256)
African American
2.8% (177)
American Indian
0.9% (55)
Asian
1.3% (84)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (14)
Two Or More
1.3% (83)
Hispanic
11.3% (725)
Race Woodfin NC USA
White 82.2% 63.6% 61.5%
African American 2.8% 21.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.9% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 2.7% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 11.3% 9.1% 17.6%

Household Income For Woodfin, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
7.8% (49,873)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.5% (35,167)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.4% (98,467)
$25,000 to $34,999
17.5% (111,895)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.9% (95,270)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.1% (115,731)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.0% (38,364)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.5% (47,955)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.5% (22,379)
$200,000 or more
3.9% (24,936)
Income Woodfin NC USA
Less than $10,000 7.8% 7.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.5% 5.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.4% 11.1% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 17.5% 11.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.9% 14.5% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.1% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.0% 11.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.5% 11.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.5% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.9% 4.3% 6.3%

Gender in Woodfin

Female
49.3% (3,151)
Male
50.7% (3,242)
Gender Woodfin NC USA
Female 49.3% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 50.7% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Woodfin for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.8% (307)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (449)
High School / GED
25.1% (1,607)
Some College
25.3% (1,620)
Associate's Degree
6.3% (400)
Bachelor's Degree
21.2% (1,358)
Master's Degree
6.9% (442)
Professional Degree
0.9% (57)
Doctorate Degree
2.3% (149)
Education Woodfin NC USA
< 9th Grade 4.8% 4.9% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 8.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 25.1% 26.1% 27.3%
Some College 25.3% 21.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.3% 9.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 21.2% 19.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.9% 7.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.9% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.3% 1.3% 1.4%

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