Yancey County Population 2017

Yancey County's estimated population is 17,678 with a growth rate of 0.65% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Yancey County is the 85th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201617,6781140.65%
201517,564-9-0.05%
201417,57370.04%
201317,566-50-0.28%
201217,616-62-0.35%
201117,678-116-0.65%
201017,7942,37515.40%
199015,4194853.25%
198014,9342,30518.25%
197012,629-1,379-9.84%
196014,008-2,298-14.09%
195016,306-896-5.21%
194017,2022,71618.75%
193014,486-607-4.02%
192015,0933,02125.02%
191012,0726085.30%
190011,4641,97420.80%
18909,4901,79623.34%
18807,6941,78530.21%
18705,909-2,746-31.73%
18608,6554505.48%
18508,2052,24337.62%
18405,9620.00%

Yancey County Population Growth

Population Data via

Yancey County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White16,95695.92%
Black or African American1961.11%
Two or More Races1781.01%
American Indian and Alaska Native1370.77%
Asian490.28%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander480.27%

Yancey County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Yancey County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Burnsville16951656-39-2.30%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990