In 2018, Swain County, NC had a population of 14.3k people with a median age of 41.4 and a median household income of $36,773. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Swain County, NC grew from 14,208 to 14,254, a 0.324% increase and its median household income grew from $35,271 to $36,773, a 4.26% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Swain County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (62.2%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (27.8%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4.11%), White (Hispanic) (2.53%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Hispanic) (1.8%). NaNk% of the people in Swain County, NC speak a non-English language, and 98.3% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Swain County, NC is $123,200, and the homeownership rate is 71.4%. Most people in Swain County, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Swain County, NC is 2 cars per household.