sylva Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 110 7.8 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 388 27.4 % 32.6 %
Some College 421 29.7 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 274 19.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 225 15.9 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 1,198 84.5 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 420 29.6 % 29.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 2,597 - -
19 years old and under 618 23.8 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 1,087 41.9 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 472 18.2 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 420 16.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 2,164 94.9 % 84.6 %
Spanish 75 3.3 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 42 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 266 32.1 % 33.5 %
Married 424 51.2 % 50.5 %
Separated 23 2.8 % 2.6 %
Divorced 115 13.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 1,271 - -
Occupied Housing Units 1,039 81.7 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 232 18.3 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 760 59.8 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 47 3.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 66 5.2 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 46 3.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 65 5.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 6 0.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 8 0.6 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 273 21.5 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 224 17.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 155 12.2 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 120 9.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 133 10.5 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 317 24.9 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 157 12.4 % 13.0 %
Electric 742 58.4 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 156 12.3 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 13 1.0 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 98 7.7 % 4.1 %
Wood 26 2.0 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 4 0.3 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 2,166 87.2 % 75.5 %
African-American 130 5.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 96 3.9 % 0.8 %
Asian 85 3.4 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 6 0.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 34,219 55,775
Median Family Income 43,333 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 18,661 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 53.57 %
  • Temperature 50.13 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.72 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 26.15
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.25 %
6.0 0.05 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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