In 2018, Asheville, NC had a population of 460k people with a median age of 44.9 and a median household income of $52,410. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Asheville, NC grew from 456,145 to 459,585, a 0.754% increase and its median household income grew from $50,015 to $52,410, a 4.79% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Asheville, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (85%), White (Hispanic) (5.45%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.57%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.82%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.36%). N/A% of the people in Asheville, NC speak a non-English language, and 96.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Asheville, NC are Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College (1,474 degrees awarded in 2017), University of North Carolina at Asheville (808 degrees), and Haywood Community College (692 degrees).
The median property value in Asheville, NC is $234,700, and the homeownership rate is 68.2%. Most people in Asheville, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Asheville, NC is 2 cars per household.