Statistics

Transylvania County is located in the Appalachian Mountain range in western North Carolina, 30 miles southwest of Asheville, NC and 60 miles north of the Greenville-Spartanburg, SC area. The county is a short drive to I-26 and I-40 intersections near Asheville and a 20-minute drive from the Asheville Regional Airport via a 4-lane highway - NC 280.

Brevard

Home of the internationally known Brevard College and Brevard Music Center, Brevard combines city culture with the relaxation of country living. It's the perfect place to live, work and play. Brevard has a thriving downtown and offers major chain stores, fine restaurants and accommodations. Brevard is a growing community, popular with people of all ages. It's the place to be in Western North Carolina.

Rosman

A small town where family, kids and church are important, and knowing your neighbor means everything. Rosman has excellent schools and is the ideal place to raise a family.

Demographics

Population - 2010 US Census

Transylvania County:

33,090

City of Brevard:

7,630

Town of Rosman:

578

 

Income

Median Family Income: 2010

$58,693

Median Household Income: 2010

$49,512

Median Disposable Income: 2010

$38,397

Average Earnings Per Job: 2010

$29,328

 

Age Distribution 2010

0-4

5-9

10-15

16-19

20-34

35-54

55-74

75 &Up

Med. Age

1,517

1,528

2,042

1,697

4,775

7,865

9,763

3,903

49

                 

Age Distribution 2009

0-4

5-9

10-15

16-19

20-34

35-54

55-74

75 &Up

Med. Age

1,490

1,411

1,886

1,541

5,327

7,216

8,348

3,876

47.16

                 

Age Distribution 2008

0-4

5-9

10-15

16-19

20-34

35-54

55-74

75 &Up

Med. Age

1,437

1,495

2,010

1,604

5,676

7,695

7,567

3,514

44.53

North Carolina State Demographics

Transylvania County QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau