In 2019, Macon County, NC had a population of 34.8k people with a median age of 50.1 and a median household income of $45,507. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Macon County, NC grew from 34,410 to 34,813, a 1.17% increase and its median household income grew from $43,597 to $45,507, a 4.38% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Macon County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (89%), White (Hispanic) (4.42%), Other (Hispanic) (2.42%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.55%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.867%). 0% of the households in Macon County, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 96.3% of the residents in Macon County, NC are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Macon County, NC was $165,600, and the homeownership rate was 72.9%. Most people in Macon County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Macon County, NC was 2 cars per household.