Buncombe County North Carolina

Buncombe County Boundary Map

Buncombe County Profile

NameBuncombe County
StateNorth Carolina
FIPS Code37021
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Population (2019)261,191
Population Growth Rate(2000-2019)8.76%
Majority EthnicityWhite 85.89%
Public School Majority EthnicityWhite 70%
Partisan Voting IndexDemocratic:+8

Buncombe County Race/Ethnicity Data

Race/EthnicyPercentage of Population (2018)
White85.89%
African American6.12%
Hispanic6.28%
Asian1.2%
Native American0.39%
Hawaiin/Pacific Islander0.13%

Buncombe County Public School Race/Ethnicity Data

Race/EthnicyPercentage of Public School Students (2018)
White69.95%
African American8.56%
Hispanic14.65%
Asian1.24%
Native American0.3%
Hawaiin/Pacific Islander0.43%