In 2017, Ashe County, NC had a population of 26.8k people with a median age of 47.2 and a median household income of $40,293. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Ashe County, NC declined from 26,992 to 26,833, a -0.589% decrease and its median household income grew from $37,360 to $40,293, a 7.85% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ashe County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (92.5%), White (Hispanic) (2.42%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (2.12%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (0.805%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.783%). N/A% of the people in Ashe County, NC speak a non-English language, and 97.2% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Ashe County, NC is $150,300, and the homeownership rate is 74.1%. Most people in Ashe County, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Ashe County, NC is 2 cars per household.