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Hendersonville, North Carolina
Asheville, North Carolina
USA
ECONOMY COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Household income in Hendersonville, is 22% less than it is in Asheville and 49% below the National Average.
ECONOMY
 Hendersonville, NCAsheville, NCUnited States
 Unemployment Rate4.30%3.80%5.20%
 Recent Job Growth2.82%2.77%1.59%
 Future Job Growth41.34%41.74%37.98%
 Sales Taxes6.75%7.00%6.00%
 Income Taxes5.75%5.75%4.60%
 Income per Cap.$21,413$28,106$28,555
 Household Income$36,000$44,077$53,482
 Family Median Income$50,763$59,947$65,443
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 EST. HOUSEHOLDS BY INCOME
 Hendersonville, NCAsheville, NCUnited States
 Income Less Than 15K22.21%16.47%12.55%
 Income between 15K and 20K7.84%6.16%5.36%
 Income between 20K and 30K12.74%12.00%10.42%
 Income between 30K and 40K10.69%11.19%9.80%
 Income between 40K and 50K9.71%9.60%8.80%
 Income between 50K and 60K8.62%9.23%7.90%
 Income between 60K and 75K9.81%9.54%9.93%
 Income between 75K and 100K11.18%9.46%12.16%
 Income between 100K and 150K5.42%10.31%13.01%
 Income between 150K and 200K0.88%2.94%5.04%
 Income greater than 200K0.90%3.11%5.03%
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 POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
 Hendersonville, NCAsheville, NCUnited States
 Management, business, finance0.060570.11290.14536
 Engineering, computers, science0.00330.016130.05341
 Community, social services00.016130.01673
 Legal0.0550700.01164
 Education, library0.132160.11290.06126
 Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment0.00%0.81%1.91%
 Healthcare practitioners and technology12.12%0.00%5.67%
 Healthcare support00.072580.0251
 Firefighters, law enforcement3.19%1.61%2.23%
 Food preparation, serving0.069380.096770.05762
 Building maintenance0.060570.056450.04007
 Personal care0.046260.096770.03654
 Sales, office, administrative support0.176210.225810.24356
 Farming, fishing, forestry0.0517600.00733
 Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair8.92%5.65%8.24%
 Production, transportation, material moving0.102420.11290.12086
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