In 2017, Asheville, NC had a population of 89.3k people with a median age of 38.6 and a median household income of $46,464. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Asheville, NC grew from 87,531 to 89,318, a 2.04% increase and its median household income grew from $44,946 to $46,464, a 3.38% increase.
The population of Asheville, NC is 77.9% White Alone, 11.9% Black or African American Alone, and 5.87% Hispanic or Latino. 9.95% of the people in Asheville, NC speak a non-English language, and 95.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Asheville, NC are Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College (1,481 degrees awarded in 2016), University of North Carolina at Asheville (817 degrees), and Center for Massage (60 degrees).
The median property value in Asheville, NC is $227,500, and the homeownership rate is 49.4%. Most people in Asheville, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 16.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Asheville, NC is 2 cars per household.