Burnsville Information

Burnsville Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Burnsville, NC

General Burnsville Information

State: North Carolina

County: Yancey County

Close cities: Spruce Pine, NC, Mars Hill, NC, Little Switzerland, NC, Barnardsville, NC, Green Mountain, NC, Bakersville, NC

Burnsville Population (census data)
Total 1,644 (+0.4% since 2000)
Male 706 (42.9%)
Female 938 (57.1%)

Population Density: 1,041 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 87.2 (US Avg is 100)

Burnsville Elevation: 2,814 feet above sea level

Land Area: 1.58 square miles

Median Household Income: $26,199

Zip Codes: 28714.

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Burnsville Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (92.7%)
  • Hispanic (3.9%)
  • Black (1.9%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Other race (0.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (14.3%)
  • English (10.5%)
  • Irish (8.4%)
  • German (7.0%)
  • Scotch-Irish (5.1%)
  • Scottish (2.3%)
Foriegn Born: 65 people (4.0%)
  • Latin America (65.0%)
  • Asia (22.5%)
  • Europe (12.5%)

Local Burnsville Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves, Cincinnati Reds
NFL Football: Atlanta Falcons, Carolina Panthers
NBA Basketball: Indiana Pacers, Atlanta Hawks
NHL Hockey: Carolina Hurricanes
NCAA Sports: Appalachian State University, University of North Carolina

Burnsville School Information

High Schools
Mountain Heritage High (333 Mountain Heritage Hs Road, Burnsville, NC, 28714 - Yancey County Schools District)
Middle Schools
Cane River Middle (1128 Cane River School Road, Burnsville, NC, 28714 - Yancey County Schools District)
East Yancey Middle (285 Georges Fork Road, Burnsville, NC, 28714 - Yancey County Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Bald Creek Elementary (100 Bald Creek School Road, Burnsville, NC, 28714 - Yancey County Schools District)
Bee Log Elementary (55 Bee Log School Road, Burnsville, NC, 28714 - Yancey County Schools District)
Burnsville Elementary (395 Burnsville School Road, Burnsville, NC, 28714 - Yancey County Schools District)
Clearmont Elementary (1175 Clearmont School Road, Burnsville, NC, 28714 - Yancey County Schools District)
South Toe Elementary (139 South Toe School Road, Burnsville, NC, 28714 - Yancey County Schools District)

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