sylva Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 123 8.6 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 350 24.6 % 32.8 %
Some College 378 26.5 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 353 24.8 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 220 15.4 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 1,176 82.6 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 473 33.2 % 33.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 2,581 - -
19 years old and under 602 23.3 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 1,168 45.3 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 453 17.6 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 358 13.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 2,155 94.1 % 84.8 %
Spanish 90 3.9 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 44 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 256 32.2 % 33.2 %
Married 391 49.2 % 50.6 %
Separated 29 3.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 118 14.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 1,334 - -
Occupied Housing Units 1,082 81.1 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 252 18.9 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 804 60.3 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 41 3.1 % 5.8 %
2-Units 70 5.2 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 46 3.4 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 81 6.1 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 5 0.4 % 4.6 %
Mobile Homes 287 21.5 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 207 15.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 173 13.0 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 134 10.0 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 196 14.7 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 305 22.9 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 170 12.7 % 13.1 %
Electric 763 57.2 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 123 9.2 % 4.6 %
Tank or LP Gas 118 8.8 % 4.2 %
Wood 74 5.5 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 4 0.3 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 2,185 87.6 % 75.7 %
African-American 120 4.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 110 4.4 % 0.8 %
Asian 71 2.8 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 9 0.4 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 36,667 53,657
Median Family Income 43,182 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 19,320 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 58.06 %
  • Temperature 76.97 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.18 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 1.63
    [CDD] 2.15
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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