Basic information about the Swain County
The Swain County is located in the state of North Carolina. This county occupies 541 square miles, with 13 square miles being water areas. There are 13.981 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Swain County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (66.63%), followed by American Indian and Alaska Native (27%) and Two or More races (4.25%). There are 5.672 households in the county, while 66,98% of them are family households and 33,02% represent non family households. There are 2 cities and towns in Swain County. The most populated city is Cherokee CDP and the smallest town or village is Bryson City town.