In 2018, Macon County, NC had a population of 34.4k people with a median age of 49.8 and a median household income of $43,597. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Macon County, NC grew from 34,160 to 34,410, a 0.732% increase and its median household income grew from $40,659 to $43,597, a 7.23% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Macon County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (89.3%), White (Hispanic) (4.51%), Other (Hispanic) (2.27%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.35%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.904%). NaNk% of the people in Macon County, NC speak a non-English language, and 96.4% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Macon County, NC is $165,800, and the homeownership rate is 72.8%. Most people in Macon County, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Macon County, NC is 2 cars per household.