From a total population of 1,078, Banner Elk has a median age of 21.9. The average age of males, in Banner Elk, is 22 while the average age of females is 21.9. When you compare this to median age of North Carolina, Banner Elk is 15.9 years younger.
The median income of individuals, in Banner Elk, is $18,318 while the average household income is $60,000. When comparing the median income of people living in Banner Elk to the rest of North Carolina, the average income in Banner Elk is $7,290 less.