In 2020, Macon County, NC had a population of 35.2k people with a median age of 50.4 and a median household income of $45,703. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Macon County, NC grew from 34,813 to 35,172, a 1.03% increase and its median household income grew from $45,507 to $45,703, a 0.431% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Macon County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (88.8%), White (Hispanic) (4.27%), Other (Hispanic) (2.41%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.42%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.935%).
None of the households in Macon County, NC reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
96.6% of the residents in Macon County, NC are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Macon County, NC was $171,700, and the homeownership rate was 72.9%.
Most people in Macon County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Macon County, NC was 2 cars per household.