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Highlands, NC

 

Highlands is located in west North Carolina. Highlands is between the Macon, Jackson county. Highlands has 6.01 square miles of land area and 0.14 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Highlands population is 1,082, which has grown 19.03% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 21.13% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Highlands median household income is $61,713 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 82.85% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 19.16% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Highlands median house value is $429,200 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 94.56% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 41.83% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Highlands is better than the state average in quality. The Highlands area code is 828.

Population1,082 (2010-2014), rank #431
Population Growth19.03% since 2000, rank #276
Population Density:175.83/sq mi, rank #646
Median Household Income:$61,713 at 2010-2014—82.85% increase since 2000, rank #107
Median House Price:$429,200 at 2010-2014—94.56% increase since 2000, rank #14
Time Zone:Eastern GMT -5:00 with Daylight Saving in the Summer
Land Area:6.01 sq mi, rank #191
Water Area:0.14 sq mi (2.34%), rank #122
State:North Carolina
Counties:Macon County, Jackson County
School District:, rank #443
Area Code:828
Zip Code:28741
Accommodations:Highlands Hotels
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