Swannanoa, NC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,741 housing units in Swannanoa. This represents a 16.2% growth from 1,498 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,668 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 73 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Swannanoa is about 76.5%. Swannanoa's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.5%. Average household size is 2.26 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Swannanoa were built after 1969.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom6.80%
Two Bedrooms43.80%
Three Bedrooms45.30%
Four Bedrooms3.50%
Five Bedrooms or more0.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.27
Median year structure was built1969
Median Value of occupied units$82,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$87,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.24
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$294

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.70%
Second Mortgage5.50%
Home Equity Loan2.50%
Simple Mortgage42.70%
Debt Free48.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.5%