Nationwide Claims to Fame

Brevard is 47th out of 6,406 other cities in Female residents

Statewide Claims to Fame

Brevard is 3rd in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Residents 65 or older

Brevard is 5th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Female residents

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Brevard Rank North Carolina US
Current population (2012) 7,553 102nd 9,752,073 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.1 131st 48,617.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,486.1 45th 196.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Brevard Rank North Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 4.7% 137th 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 17.2% 139th 23.4% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 29.5% 3rd 13.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Brevard Rank North Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 88.0% 65th 84.1% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 33.4% 48th 26.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Brevard Rank North Carolina US
Race - White 83.3% 38th 71.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 11.0% 94th 22.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 104th 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.0% 104th 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 97th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.7% 23rd 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.7% 113th 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 81.3% 38th 64.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Brevard Rank North Carolina US
Female residents 56.1% 5th 51.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 4.0% 107th 7.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Brevard Rank North Carolina US
Housing units 3,867 96th 4,362,740 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 17.4% 92nd 17.0% 25.9%
Households 3,270 97th 3,664,119 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 63.7% 63rd 67.8% 66.1%
Home median value $189,200 45th $152,700 $186,200
People per household 2.0 141st 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Brevard Rank North Carolina US
Income per capita $24,232 67th $25,256 $27,915
Income per household $37,854 94th $46,291 $52,762
Income below poverty line 14.4% 81st 16.1% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Brevard Rank North Carolina US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,822 46th 798,791 27,092,908
Retail sales $166,600 85th $114,578,173 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $24,825 49th $12,641 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $28,850 72nd $16,126,939 $613,795,732

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