Balfour, Balfour, NC

Living in Balfour

Bikeability10
Walkability15
Commute86
Public Transit17
Affordability100
Public Safety94
Airports51
Hospitals95
Colleges23
1←PoorGreat→100
Schools50
1←PoorGreat→100

Residents

8.1kPopulation-794 (2010–19)
46  y Median Age+1 (2010–19)
-College-Educated+2% (2010–19)
56%Family Households-18% (2010–19)

Age

Under 14 years13%
15 to 34 years25%
35 to 54 years27%
55 to 74 years26%
75 years and over9%

Diversity

Asian1%
Black5%
Caucasian81%
Hispanic or Latino9%
Multiracial2%
Native American1%

Education

Households

Family household56%
Householder living alone39%
Householder not living alone6%

Economy

$49kMedian Household Income-$6.8k (2010–19)
87%Above Poverty-5% (2010–19)
21  mi Average Commute
-Lived Here Last Year+1% (2010–19)

Household Income

Less than $25K23%
$25K to $49K25%
$50K to $74K23%
$75K to $99K14%
$100K to $124K7%
$125K to $149K4%
$150K to $199K2%
$200K or more1%

Employers

Government7%
Private sector73%
Self-employed9%

Occupations

Commute

Car, truck, or van94%
Public transportation1%
Walked1%
Worked at home3%

Housing

$181kMedian Home Value+$13k (2010–19)
9%Built 2000 or Later
$455Median Monthly Rent-$255 (2010–19)
57%Owner-Occupied-11% (2010–19)

Units in Structure

1 unit, attached3%
1 unit, detached79%
Multiple units3%
Mobile home5%

Year Structure Built

Built 2014 or later3%
Built 2010 to 20131%
Built 2000 to 20096%
Built 1990 to 19999%
Built 1980 to 198915%
Built 1970 to 197919%
Built 1960 to 196913%
Built 1950 to 195918%
Built 1940 to 19498%
Built 1939 or earlier10%

Home Value

Less than $50K5%
$50K to $99K8%
$100K to $149K18%
$150K to $199K30%
$200K to $249K18%
$250K to $299K8%
$300K to $399K7%
$400K to $499K2%
$500K to $749K4%
$750K to $999K<1%

House Heating Type

Electricity59%
Fuel oil, kerosene4%
LP gas4%
Utility gas30%
Wood4%

Crime

Violent Crime in Balfour

United States45
North Carolina20
Asheville Metro Area9
Henderson County6

Property Crime in Balfour

United States48
North Carolina30
Asheville Metro Area24
Henderson County15

Politics

Voting Patterns

Liberal (38%)(60%) Conservative

2016 Presidential Elections

Hillary Clinton36%
Donald Trump59%

Climate

Monthly Weather Averages

Temp (°F)Rain (in)Snow (in)
Jan3743
Feb4041
Mar4751
Apr5540
May6340
Jun7150
Jul7450
Aug7350
Sep6640
Oct5630
Nov4740
Dec3941

Natural Hazards

The Risk of Natural Hazards in Balfour

Inland Flooding58
Tornado10
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