Swannanoa is located in west North Carolina. Swannanoa is part of Buncombe County. Swannanoa has 6.40 square miles of land area and 0.03 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Swannanoa population is 4,444, which has grown 7.55% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 21.13% and is lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Swannanoa median household income is $37,262 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 19.36% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 19.16% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Swannanoa median house value is $123,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 50.30% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 41.83% and is 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 Swannanoa is better than the state average in quality. The Swannanoa area code is 828.