Asheville, NC has a population of 87,531 people with a median age of 38 and a median household income of $44,946. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Asheville, NC grew from 86,789 to 87,531, a 0.85% increase and its median household income grew from $43,334 to $44,946, a 3.72% increase.
The population of Asheville, NC is 77.7% White, 12.2% Black, and 5.72% Hispanic. 8.7% of the people in Asheville, NC speak a non-English language, and 96% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Asheville, NC are Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College, with 1,704 graduates, University of North Carolina at Asheville, with 802 graduates, and South College-Asheville, with 97 graduates.
The median property value in Asheville, NC is $212,000, and the homeownership rate is 50.8%. Most people in Asheville, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 16.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Asheville, NC is 2 cars per household.
Asheville, NC is a census place located in Buncombe County, NC. It borders Avery Creek, NC; Biltmore Forest, NC; Fletcher, NC; Mills River, NC; Royal Pines, NC; and Woodfin, NC& 1 more.