The unemployment rate in Yancey County is 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Yancey County jobs have increased by 4.8%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Yancey County's cost of living is 14.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Yancey county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 66.2% to 32.5%. More Voting Stats
Yancey County's population is 17,605 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.7%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 28.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Yancey County is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.2%.
Yancey County public schools spend $10,404 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.4 students per teacher in Yancey County. More Education