NC

National Population : 333,590,059
North Carolina State Population : 10,753,007

About West Ashville, NC

West Ashville, NC is located in Buncombe County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for West Ashville is about 47,026 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 83,393.

The Average Home Value is $191,700.00, which is roughly 17% higher than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 2% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $46,726.00, which is roughly 6% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 19% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for West Ashville is about .

North Carolina is ranked #52 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 6.19 out of 100.

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Voting

Buncombe County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 35.34% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 59.74%
Republican: 38.63%
Libertarian: 0.9%
Other: 0.4%
Green: 0.34%


Nearby Locations

Woodfin, NC (4.64 mi.)
Candler, NC (5.23 mi.)
Leicester, NC (6.49 mi.)
Alexander, NC (8.65 mi.)
Arden, NC (9.10 mi.)
Weaverville, NC (9.94 mi.)
Swannanoa, NC (11.23 mi.)
Fairview, NC (11.80 mi.)
Fletcher, NC (12.72 mi.)
Mills River, NC (12.72 mi.)
Canton, NC (13.52 mi.)
Horse Shoe, NC (15.47 mi.)
Barnardsville, NC (15.71 mi.)
Black Mountain, NC (16.67 mi.)
Black Mtn, NC (16.67 mi.)
Clyde, NC (17.55 mi.)
Etowah, NC (18.28 mi.)
Gerton, NC (18.47 mi.)
Marshall, NC (18.47 mi.)
Hendersonvlle, NC (19.48 mi.)
Laurel Park, NC (19.48 mi.)
Hendersonville, NC (19.48 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 28806
Latitude : 35.571619
Longitude : -82.621572
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 2096 ft.
Area Code(s) : 828

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.34
Male Population Estimate : 39.20%
Female Population Estimate : 42.78%
Median Age : 35.9
Male Median Age : 34.8
Female Median Age : 37.1

White Population Estimate : 69.39%
Black Population Estimate : 7.49%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 9.17%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.00%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.49%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.96%
Other Population Estimate : 5.05%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of West Ashville specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Buncombe County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Buncombe County: About 263 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Buncombe County is about 3% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 9% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.