Brevard, NC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Brevard, North Carolina Info Snack

Population
7,824
Unemployment
7.2%
Poverty
16.1%
Median Home
$232,500
Median Income
$42,213
Median Rent
$723

Brevard SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
7
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Brevard, NC Crime Report

206
Total Crimes
2,598.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
4.91%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Brevard
/ 100k People
North Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 206 2,598.4 2,729.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 18 227.0 371.8 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.0 5.0
Robbery 4 50.5 72.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 8 100.9 262.4 250.2
Property Crime 188 2,371.3 2,357.3 2,109.9
Burglary 23 290.1 519.1 340.5
Larceny 162 2,043.4 1,666.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 3 37.8 172.2 219.9

Brevard, NC Cost Of Living

97
Brevard's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Brevard North Carolina National Average
Overall 97 95 100
Services 98 101 100
Groceries 94 98 100
Health 116 108 100
Housing 95 85 100
Transportation 97 94 100
Utilities 101 98 100

Brevard, NC Photos

Rankings for Brevard in North Carolina

Map Of Brevard, NC

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Population over time in Brevard

Year Population % Change
2019 7,824 0.5%
2018 7,785 0.3%
2017 7,759 0.6%
2016 7,710 0.7%
2015 7,656 0.1%
2014 7,651 0.3%
2013 7,629 0.8%
2012 7,566 0.4%
2011 7,534 0.6%
2010 7,489 -

Race / Ethnicity in Brevard

White
84.7% (6,626)
African American
10.7% (841)
American Indian
0.5% (39)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.4% (186)
Hispanic
1.7% (132)
Race Brevard NC USA
White 84.7% 63.1% 60.7%
African American 10.7% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.7% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Brevard

Female
53.7% (4,202)
Male
46.3% (3,622)
Gender Brevard NC USA
Female 53.7% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 46.3% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Brevard for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (312)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (391)
High School / GED
22.0% (1,721)
Some College
26.0% (2,034)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (625)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (1,564)
Master's Degree
12.0% (938)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (234)
Education Brevard NC USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Brevard, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
7.1% (55,854)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.5% (58,957)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.8% (100,182)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.8% (115,697)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.2% (119,022)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.2% (127,001)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.4% (73,585)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.6% (83,116)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (17,731)
$200,000 or more
4.0% (31,251)
Income Brevard NC USA
Less than $10,000 7.1% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.5% 5.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.8% 10.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.8% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.2% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.2% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.4% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.6% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.0% 5.4% 7.7%

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