In 2019, Ashe County, NC had a population of 26.9k people with a median age of 48.3 and a median household income of $40,962. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Ashe County, NC grew from 26,786 to 26,863, a 0.287% increase and its median household income declined from $40,978 to $40,962, a −0.039% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ashe County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (92.5%), White (Hispanic) (2.89%), Other (Hispanic) (1.34%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.815%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.733%). 0% of the households in Ashe County, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.8% of the residents in Ashe County, NC are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Ashe County, NC was $153,200, and the homeownership rate was 75.9%. Most people in Ashe County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Ashe County, NC was 2 cars per household.