In 2020, Asheville, NC had a population of 459k people with a median age of 44.4 and a median household income of $54,992. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Asheville, NC grew from 454,351 to 459,344, a 1.1% increase and its median household income grew from $52,735 to $54,992, a 4.28% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Asheville, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.9%), White (Hispanic) (4.81%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.48%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.8%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.17%).
None of the households in Asheville, NC reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
96.9% of the residents in Asheville, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Asheville, NC are Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College (1,427 degrees awarded in 2020), University of North Carolina at Asheville (814 degrees), and Blue Ridge Community College (671 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Asheville, NC was $232,400, and the homeownership rate was 68%.
Most people in Asheville, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Asheville, NC was 2 cars per household.