Sylva

Overview for Sylva, NC

9,164 people live in Sylva, where the median age is 38.2 and the average individual income is $28,985.44. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

9,164

Total Population

38.2 years

Median Age

Low

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$28,985.44

Average individual Income

Around Sylva, NC

There's plenty to do around Sylva, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

60
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
24
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Melissa's Backstreet Takeout, Baxley's Chocolates, and Cotton Leigh Bakery.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 0.37 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.27 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.35 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.3 miles 27 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining · $$ 1.81 miles 592 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining 0.79 miles 74 reviews 4.8/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Sylva, NC

Sylva has 3,794 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Sylva do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 9,164 people call Sylva home. The population density is 295.11 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

9,164

Total Population

Low

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

38.2

Median Age

47.31 / 52.69%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
3,794

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$28,985.44

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes
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