Yancey County

  1. Yancey County Legal Resources
  2. Yancey County Statistics
  3. Yancey County Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Yancey County Employment Information
  5. Yancey County Family Information
  6. Yancey County Education Information
  7. Yancey County Business Information
  8. Yancey County Public Benefits Information
  9. Yancey County Criminal Information
  10. Yancey County Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  11. Yancey County Cities
  12. Yancey County Zip Codes


Yancey County Legal Resources

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Yancey County Government Website

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Yancey County Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 17,774
  • Births / Deaths / Infant Deaths (2004): 183 / 202 / 0
  • Land Area (2000): 809.252 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 1.692 square kilometers
  • Farm Area (2002): 39,000.000 acres (157.794 square kilometers)
  • Farms (2002): 622
  • Farms under 50 acres (2002): 66.90%
  • Farms over 500 acres (2002): 0.80%
  • Farm earnings (2005): $10,225,000
  • Gallons of water used per day (total / irrigation / public use) (2000): 3,000,000 / 1,000,000 / 1,000,000
  • Ground water as percent of water use (2000): 56.40%
  • Physicians (2004): 26
  • Medicare Recipients (2005): 4,022
  • Federal Spending (2004): $115,178
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Yancey County - Historical Places
Houses (2000): 9,729
Building Permits Issued (2006): 100
Valuation of Building Permits (2006): $6,756

Yancey County Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 0 0.00%
 Rural, Farm 1,959 5.41%
 Rural, Non-farm 34,242 94.59%

Yancey County Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Yancey County Employment Information

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Yancey County Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 6,760 6,231 529 7.83% 78
1991 6,577 5,995 581 8.84% 88
1992 6,624 5,977 647 9.77% 98
1993 6,316 5,812 504 7.98% 80
1994 6,617 6,123 494 7.47% 75
1995 6,230 5,855 374 6.01% 60
1996 6,285 5,901 384 6.11% 61
1997 6,497 6,152 345 5.31% 53
1998 6,613 6,215 398 6.02% 61
1999 6,795 6,451 344 5.06% 51
2000 8,508 8,194 314 3.69% 37
2001 8,183 7,371 811 9.91% 99
2002 8,032 7,288 744 9.26% 93
2003 8,074 7,502 571 7.08% 71
2004 7,916 7,399 516 6.52% 65
2005 7,918 7,349 570 7.19% 72
2006 7,973 7,529 444 5.57% 56
2007 8,271 7,805 466 5.64% 56
2008 8,297 7,709 588 7.09% 71
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 8,337 7,762 575 6.90% 69
Feb 2008 8,215 7,628 587 7.15% 71
Mar 2008 8,271 7,714 557 6.73% 67
Apr 2008 8,192 7,661 531 6.48% 65
May 2008 8,307 7,746 561 6.75% 68
Jun 2008 8,257 7,689 568 6.88% 69
Jul 2008 8,404 7,723 681 8.10% 81
Aug 2008 8,375 7,741 634 7.57% 76
Sep 2008 8,314 7,716 598 7.19% 72
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Yancey County Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 1,448 16.58%
2. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 702 8.04%
3. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 544 6.23%
4. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 544 6.23%
5. Machinery Manufacturing 522 5.98%
6. Public Administration 344 3.94%
7. Repair and Maintenance 274 3.14%
8. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 256 2.93%
9. Truck Transportation 244 2.79%
10. Educational Services 232 2.66%
11. Health Care 216 2.47%
12. Accommodation and Food Services 196 2.24%
13. Wood Manufacturing 190 2.18%
14. Food and Beverage Stores 188 2.15%
15. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 174 1.99%
16. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 172 1.97%
17. Mining 142 1.63%
18. Chemical Manufacturing 140 1.60%
19. Utilities 140 1.60%
20. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 132 1.51%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 1,114 16.31%
2. Educational Services 948 13.88%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 474 6.94%
4. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 370 5.42%
5. Social Assistance 340 4.98%
6. Apparel Manufacturing 276 4.04%
7. Machinery Manufacturing 262 3.84%
8. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 262 3.84%
9. Public Administration 258 3.78%
10. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 240 3.51%
11. Finance and Insurance 230 3.37%
12. Personal and Laundry Services 184 2.69%
13. Chemical Manufacturing 178 2.61%
14. Food and Beverage Stores 166 2.43%
15. Department and Other General Stores 116 1.70%
16. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 92 1.35%
17. Metal Manufactuing 86 1.26%
18. Used Merchandise / Gift / Misc. Stores 86 1.26%
19. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 84 1.23%
20. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 78 1.14%

Yancey County Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Production Occupations 694 7.95%
2. Other Installation / Maintenance 570 6.53%
3. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 566 6.48%
4. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 484 5.54%
5. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 360 4.12%
6. Vehicle Mechanics 350 4.01%
7. Carpenters 342 3.92%
8. Other Sales and Related Occupations 324 3.71%
9. Other Construction Trades 316 3.62%
10. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 270 3.09%
11. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 254 2.91%
12. Other Management Occupations 248 2.84%
13. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 220 2.52%
14. Assemblers and Fabricators 216 2.47%
15. Woodworkers 210 2.40%
16. Construction Laborers 188 2.15%
17. Agricultural Workers 180 2.06%
18. Law Enforcement Workers 180 2.06%
19. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 154 1.76%
20. Drafters / Engineering / Mappers 152 1.74%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Other Production Occupations 606 8.87%
2. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 446 6.53%
3. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 376 5.51%
4. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 342 5.01%
5. Other Management Occupations 286 4.19%
6. Secretaries and Admins 284 4.16%
7. Other Sales and Related Occupations 256 3.75%
8. Other Office and Admin Support 224 3.28%
9. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 216 3.16%
10. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 182 2.66%
11. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 174 2.55%
12. Cashiers 172 2.52%
13. Health Technologists and Technicians 168 2.46%
14. Registered Nurses 162 2.37%
15. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 158 2.31%
16. Personal Appearance Workers 146 2.14%
17. Waiters and Waitresses 144 2.11%
18. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 132 1.93%
19. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 128 1.87%
20. Child Care Workers 126 1.84%

Yancey County Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 14,486 49.20%
15-35 hours 2,877 9.77%
1-14 hours 580 1.97%
No regular hours 11,500 39.06%

Yancey County Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 350 2.31%
5 AM-5:29 AM 384 2.53%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 788 5.19%
6 AM-6:29 AM 1,913 12.61%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 1,615 10.64%
7 AM-7:29 AM 2,142 14.12%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 2,456 16.19%
8 AM-8:29 AM 1,422 9.37%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 611 4.03%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 508 3.35%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 233 1.54%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 70 0.46%
Noon-3:59 PM 1,095 7.22%
4 PM-11:59 PM 1,586 10.45%

Yancey County Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 557 3.67%
5-9 1,624 10.70%
10-14 2,112 13.92%
15-19 2,115 13.94%
20-24 1,915 12.62%
25-29 924 6.09%
30-34 2,328 15.34%
35-39 336 2.21%
40-44 476 3.14%
45-59 1,237 8.15%
60-89 1,114 7.34%
At least 90 435 2.87%

Yancey County Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 10 0.07% 9,237 60.88%
30-44 14 0.09% 3,126 20.60%
45-59 10 0.07% 1,227 8.09%
At least 60 34 0.22% 1,515 9.98%

Yancey County Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 3,235 20.69%
 Car / truck / van, solo 11,426 73.09%
 Motorcycle 8 0.05%
 Other 114 0.73%
 Public transportation 68 0.43%
 Walked 322 2.06%
 Worked at home 460 2.94%

Yancey County Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Yancey County Family Information

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Households (2000): 14,954 (35,240 people)
Families (2000): 10,738 (30,148 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 3,895
People at same address in 1995: 22,876

Yancey County Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 2,258 14.84%
$10,000-$14,999 1,268 8.34%
$15,000-$19,999 1,369 9.00%
$20,000-$24,999 1,493 9.82%
$25,000-$29,999 1,271 8.36%
$30,000-$34,999 1,147 7.54%
$35,000-$39,999 1,039 6.83%
$40,000-$44,999 937 6.16%
$45,000-$49,999 759 4.99%
$50,000-$59,999 1,290 8.48%
$60,000-$74,999 1,127 7.41%
$75,000-$99,999 691 4.54%
$100,000-$124,999 264 1.74%
$125,000-$149,999 70 0.46%
$150,000-$199,999 100 0.66%
$200,000 or more 128 0.84%

Yancey County Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 1,901 25.44%
 Family, 2 people 2,783 37.25%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 172 2.30%
 Family, 3 people 1,270 17.00%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 15 0.20%
 Family, 4 people 910 12.18%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 4 0.05%
 Family, 5 people 294 3.93%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 1 0.01%
 Family, 6 people 74 0.99%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 4 0.05%
 Family, 7 or more people 42 0.56%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 2 0.03%

Yancey County Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 10,700 27.60%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 4,254 10.97%
Public Assistance 424 1.09%
Retirement 2,874 7.41%
Self Employment 2,279 5.88%
Social Security 5,355 13.81%
Supplemental Security 927 2.39%
Wage / Salary 9,991 25.77%
Other 1,968 5.08%

Yancey County Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 5,876 63.64%
 With children under 18 3,357 36.36%

Yancey County Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,250 8.69%
 Married 9,932 69.02%
 Never Married 2,786 19.36%
 Widowed 422 2.93%

Yancey County Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,309 8.47%
 Married 10,044 64.98%
 Never Married 2,014 13.03%
 Widowed 2,091 13.53%

Yancey County Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Yancey County Education Information

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Yancey County Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 3,227 11.32%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 5,057 17.74%
 High school diploma or equivalent 10,597 37.17%
 Some college, no degree 4,747 16.65%
 Associate degree 1,410 4.95%
 Bachelors degree 2,375 8.33%
 Graduate or professional degree 1,096 3.84%

Yancey County Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 152 0.86% 46 0.26% 198 1.11%
Kindergarten 362 2.04% 54 0.30% 416 2.34%
Grades 1-4 1,658 9.33% 134 0.75% 1,792 10.08%
Grades 5-8 1,854 10.43% 48 0.27% 1,902 10.70%
Grades 9-12 1,495 8.41% 42 0.24% 1,537 8.65%
Undergrad college 574 3.23% 265 1.49% 839 4.72%
Graduate or professional school 64 0.36% 8 0.05% 72 0.41%
Total 6,159 34.65% 597 3.36% 6,756 38.01%

Yancey County Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Yancey County Business Information

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Wholesale trade sales (2002): $2,420,000
Retail sales (2002): $119,911,000
Accommodation and foodservices sales (2002): $8,293,000
Value of Manufacturers' Shipments (2002): $155,065
Retired workers (2005): 2,960

Yancey County Businesses Changes By Year


Year - Type  Business Births  Business Deaths  Business Expansions  Business Contractions  Stable Businesses
1999 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
1999 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 2 0 6 1 2
1999 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 2 3 3
1999 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 0 1 1 3
1999 - Construction 9 2 12 10 9
1999 - Educational Services 0 0 1 0 0
1999 - Finance & Insurance 3 0 3 1 9
1999 - Health Care & Social Assistance 0 1 7 8 8
1999 - Information 1 0 1 2 6
1999 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 0 0
1999 - Manufacturing 0 2 4 11 3
1999 - Mining 0 0 3 1 0
1999 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 3 3 5 8 16
1999 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 1 3 6 3 13
1999 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 1 0 0 4 6
1999 - Retail Trade 5 1 16 16 28
1999 - Transportation & Warehousing 5 1 1 1 9
1999 - Unclassified 1 0 0 0 0
1999 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 1
1999 - Wholesale Trade 1 0 2 0 2
1999 - Total 32 13 70 70 118
2000 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 2 1 3 4 3
2000 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 3 2 1 3
2000 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 1 2 0 2
2000 - Construction 5 4 17 7 12
2000 - Educational Services 1 0 0 1 0
2000 - Finance & Insurance 0 0 8 0 8
2000 - Health Care & Social Assistance 2 4 9 4 6
2000 - Information 0 1 5 0 3
2000 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Manufacturing 1 1 8 5 4
2000 - Mining 0 1 1 1 1
2000 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 2 3 7 6 16
2000 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 4 1 6 6 10
2000 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 1 0 3 1 7
2000 - Retail Trade 4 5 19 13 29
2000 - Transportation & Warehousing 0 1 7 1 7
2000 - Unclassified 1 1 0 0 0
2000 - Utilities 0 0 1 0 0
2000 - Wholesale Trade 2 0 2 1 1
2000 - Total 26 27 100 51 112
2001 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2001 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 1 2 5 3 4
2001 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 2 1 2 1 3
2001 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 1 2 0 1
2001 - Construction 4 5 13 12 12
2001 - Educational Services 0 1 0 1 0
2001 - Finance & Insurance 2 0 5 5 6
2001 - Health Care & Social Assistance 4 1 6 6 8
2001 - Information 0 0 0 6 2
2001 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 0 0
2001 - Manufacturing 0 0 8 6 4
2001 - Mining 0 0 1 1 1
2001 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 4 1 11 5 14
2001 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 2 1 5 5 13
2001 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 0 0 1 2 9
2001 - Retail Trade 8 11 19 13 23
2001 - Transportation & Warehousing 1 1 5 4 5
2001 - Unclassified 0 0 0 0 0
2001 - Utilities 0 0 0 1 0
2001 - Wholesale Trade 1 0 0 3 3
2001 - Total 29 25 83 74 108
2002 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2002 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 0 3 1 6 2
2002 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 3 0 0 6
2002 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 1 2 0 0
2002 - Construction 4 5 16 10 11
2002 - Educational Services 1 0 0 0 1
2002 - Finance & Insurance 4 3 6 2 6
2002 - Health Care & Social Assistance 3 2 7 7 8
2002 - Information 0 0 2 0 6
2002 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 0 0
2002 - Manufacturing 2 0 7 7 4
2002 - Mining 1 0 0 1 2
2002 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 2 4 3 10 18
2002 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 3 3 8 1 13
2002 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 2 1 1 3 7
2002 - Retail Trade 4 6 16 16 23
2002 - Transportation & Warehousing 0 0 2 5 9
2002 - Unclassified 2 0 0 0 0
2002 - Utilities 0 0 1 0 0
2002 - Wholesale Trade 1 2 3 1 1
2002 - Total 30 33 75 69 117
2003 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 2 1 4 2 2
2003 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 2 2 2 1 4
2003 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 1 2 0 2 0
2003 - Construction 4 5 7 15 14
2003 - Educational Services 0 0 1 0 1
2003 - Finance & Insurance 2 1 3 3 11
2003 - Health Care & Social Assistance 1 2 6 10 6
2003 - Information 1 1 4 2 2
2003 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Manufacturing 1 3 3 6 6
2003 - Mining 0 0 2 2 0
2003 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 1 2 12 5 14
2003 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 0 0 5 9 10
2003 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 0 2 2 2 7
2003 - Retail Trade 5 5 15 15 24
2003 - Transportation & Warehousing 2 4 5 3 3
2003 - Unclassified 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 1
2003 - Wholesale Trade 0 0 2 2 1
2003 - Total 22 30 73 79 106
2004 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 1 0 6 4 1
2004 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 2 1 2 3 3
2004 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 1 1 0 2
2004 - Construction 8 4 13 14 9
2004 - Educational Services 0 0 1 0 1
2004 - Finance & Insurance 1 2 3 5 9
2004 - Health Care & Social Assistance 0 0 8 6 8
2004 - Information 0 0 3 3 3
2004 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Manufacturing 1 1 3 7 4
2004 - Mining 0 1 1 1 1
2004 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 3 2 6 7 17
2004 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 0 2 4 6 13
2004 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 0 1 2 0 8
2004 - Retail Trade 6 1 20 22 15
2004 - Transportation & Warehousing 3 2 3 3 5
2004 - Unclassified 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Utilities 0 0 1 0 0
2004 - Wholesale Trade 1 0 1 2 2
2004 - Total 26 18 78 83 101
2005 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 2 2 6 2 2
2005 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 2 3 1 3 2
2005 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 2 0 0 2 1
2005 - Construction 8 3 10 14 17
2005 - Educational Services 0 0 0 0 2
2005 - Finance & Insurance 1 2 5 2 9
2005 - Health Care & Social Assistance 6 2 5 6 9
2005 - Information 1 0 1 7 2
2005 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Manufacturing 1 2 6 3 4
2005 - Mining 0 0 2 1 0
2005 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 4 2 9 4 18
2005 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 3 5 2 5 11
2005 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 1 1 3 0 5
2005 - Retail Trade 6 10 14 17 21
2005 - Transportation & Warehousing 2 3 4 4 3
2005 - Unclassified 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Utilities 0 0 0 1 0
2005 - Wholesale Trade 0 0 2 1 4
2005 - Total 39 35 70 72 110

Wholesale Trade Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Yancey County Public Benefits Information

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Yancey County Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 30,353 84.49%
 Below Poverty Level 5,570 15.51%

Yancey County Government Finances By Year


Year  Property Taxes  Other Taxes  Intergov. Revenue  Utility Revenue  Employee Retirement Revenue  Other Revenue Total Revenue Salaries & Wages Total Debt Total Cash & Securities
1972 $340 $110 $2,187 $0 $0 $258 $2,785 $1,136 $478 $373
1973 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1974 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1975 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1976 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1977 $702 $234 $4,116 $0 $0 $233 $5,051 $3,173 $1,693 $207
1978 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1979 $883 $292 $4,797 $0 $0 $560 $6,240 $3,808 $1,571 $662
1980 $960 $312 $5,280 $0 $0 $600 $6,840 $4,042 $1,520 $581
1981 $1,010 $315 $5,439 $0 $0 $343 $6,792 $4,324 $1,470 $603
1982 $1,034 $339 $5,970 $0 $0 $502 $7,506 $4,389 $1,447 $684
1983 $1,075 $378 $5,981 $0 $0 $503 $7,559 $4,419 $1,350 $771
1984 $1,143 $598 $8,202 $0 $0 $921 $10,266 $4,912 $11,305 $726
1985 $1,135 $843 $7,984 $0 $0 $1,431 $10,550 $5,572 $11,259 $627
1986 $1,798 $908 $8,749 $53 $0 $1,559 $12,159 $6,223 $11,211 $797
1987 $1,933 $1,071 $9,457 $45 $0 $1,754 $13,189 $6,856 $11,166 $618
1988 $1,947 $1,361 $10,289 $0 $0 $1,488 $13,724 $7,182 $11,114 $10,655
1989 $2,271 $1,374 $9,353 $42 $0 $1,537 $13,203 $7,954 $10,735 $10,753
1990 $2,422 $1,701 $11,670 $46 $0 $1,676 $15,814 $9,227 $10,709 $11,148
1991 $2,491 $1,623 $15,204 $53 $0 $2,644 $20,392 $10,772 $10,681 $11,026
1992 $2,761 $1,817 $13,855 $38 $0 $3,580 $20,234 $10,663 $10,650 $11,055
1993 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1994 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1995 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1996 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1997 $4,158 $2,246 $15,747 $79 $0 $3,441 $23,425 $13,868 $2,050 $4,037
1998 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1999 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2001 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2002 $6,756 $2,984 $21,126 $69 $0 $6,790 $34,741 $23,567 $599 $2,874


Year  Education  Financial Control  Public Buildings  Public Health  Transportation  Parks & Recreation Total Expenses
 Protective Services  Welfare  Interest On General Debt  Utilities  Employee Retirement  Other
1972 $1,568 $42 $18 $36 $0 $0 $2,541
$27 $768 $20 $0 $0 $62
1973 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1974 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1975 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1976 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1977 $3,807 $132 $27 $44 $0 $4 $5,427
$89 $428 $86 $0 $0 $810
1978 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1979 $4,348 $151 $40 $39 $2 $72 $6,859
$119 $591 $80 $0 $0 $1,417
1980 $4,776 $290 $57 $0 $11 $97 $7,033
$116 $485 $129 $0 $0 $1,072
1981 $5,344 $259 $125 $69 $0 $45 $7,282
$167 $662 $75 $0 $0 $536
1982 $5,452 $276 $91 $77 $0 $62 $7,209
$168 $463 $72 $0 $0 $548
1983 $5,574 $375 $105 $80 $0 $66 $8,704
$169 $1,549 $70 $0 $0 $716
1984 $6,139 $443 $141 $79 $0 $93 $10,869
$176 $2,133 $470 $0 $0 $1,195
1985 $6,976 $347 $122 $82 $0 $45 $11,671
$196 $2,086 $869 $0 $0 $948
1986 $8,041 $352 $173 $171 $0 $115 $13,168
$236 $2,231 $865 $142 $0 $842
1987 $8,468 $441 $284 $239 $0 $123 $14,264
$271 $2,466 $912 $124 $0 $936
1988 $9,009 $352 $204 $373 $0 $116 $14,879
$267 $2,853 $866 $0 $0 $839
1989 $10,124 $453 $211 $497 $0 $78 $14,412
$283 $701 $918 $146 $0 $1,001
1990 $11,901 $528 $208 $952 $0 $87 $17,485
$258 $839 $885 $153 $0 $1,674
1991 $14,326 $558 $215 $2,777 $0 $89 $22,140
$329 $1,028 $875 $151 $0 $1,792
1992 $14,291 $469 $610 $3,195 $0 $86 $23,186
$226 $1,155 $873 $148 $0 $2,133
1993 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1994 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1995 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1996 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1997 $14,493 $759 $283 $3,982 $20 $122 $25,281
$325 $1,894 $307 $182 $0 $2,914
1998 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1999 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2001 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2002 $19,154 $908 $286 $7,884 $0 $235 $37,571
$945 $3,605 $40 $232 $0 $4,282

Yancey County Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Yancey County Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 9
Yancey County Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Yancey County Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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People With A Disability (2000): 52,000

Yancey County Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 2,052 11.54%
10-19 Years 2,098 11.80%
20-29 Years 1,905 10.72%
30-39 Years 2,347 13.20%
40-49 Years 2,696 15.17%
50-59 Years 2,465 13.87%
60-69 Years 1,911 10.75%
70-79 Years 1,460 8.21%
80-89 Years 713 4.01%
90+ Years 127 0.71%

Yancey County Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 8,694 48.91%
 Female 9,080 51.09%

Yancey County Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 17,033 95.83%
 Hispanic/Latino 478 2.69%
 African-American 101 0.57%
 Multiracial 95 0.53%
 Amerindian 38 0.21%
 Asian 22 0.12%
 Other Race 7 0.04%
 Pacific Islander 0 0.00%

Yancey County Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 8,303 36.26%
2. English 3,334 14.56%
3. Irish 2,804 12.24%
4. German 2,303 10.06%
5. Scotch Irish 2,190 9.56%
6. Scottish 961 4.20%
7. European 700 3.06%
8. Italian 342 1.49%
9. Dutch 320 1.40%
10. French Non-Basque 282 1.23%

Yancey County Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 32,919 96.14%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 1,063 3.10%
3. German 88 0.26%
4. French 56 0.16%
5. Japanese 28 0.08%
6. Korean 18 0.05%
7. Other Indo European 16 0.05%
8. Italian 14 0.04%
9. Hungarian 14 0.04%
10. Greek 12 0.04%

Yancey County Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 35,216 97.28%
 Naturalized immigrant 200 0.55%
 Not a citizen 785 2.17%

Yancey County Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
Yancey County Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Yancey County Cities

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Yancey County Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

28714 28740 28755