Asheville, NC Real Estate
Asheville, North Carolina is located in Buncombe County. Nearby cities and towns include Biltmore Forest, Bent Creek, Woodfin, Royal Pines, Avery Creek, Weaverville, Fairview, Swannanoa, Fletcher, Hoopers Creek, Mills River, Gerton, Black Mountain, Mountain Home, Fruitland, Montreat, Horse Shoe, Balfour, Canton, Edneyville, Marshall, West Canton, Hendersonville, Laurel Park, Mars Hill, Etowah, Chimney Rock Village, Barker Heights, Valley Hill, Dana, Clyde, East Flat Rock, Flat Rock, Lake Lure, Old Fort, Lake Junaluska, and Brevard. Asheville is an urban community with a population of 85,191. The median household income is $40,176. In Asheville, 41% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 24% of the households. Half the population of Asheville commutes 16 minutes or less to work, with 62% of residents holding white collar jobs and 38% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Asheville, NC is 37 years, with 43% of those homes owned, 45% rented, and 11% not occupied. In the previous year, 1324 Asheville properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Asheville in the previous year was $221,250.