Asheville, North Carolina 

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Economy in Asheville, North Carolina

Asheville has an unemployment rate of 3.3%. The US average is 3.7%.

Asheville has seen the job market increase by 1.6% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 39.8%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Asheville
- The Sales Tax Rate for Asheville is 7.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Asheville is 5.5%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Asheville
- The average income of a Asheville resident is $28,106 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Asheville resident is $44,077 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYAsheville, North CarolinaUnited States
  3.3%3.7%
  1.6%1.6%
  39.8%33.5%
  7.0%6.2%
  5.3%4.6%
  $31,075$31,177
  $46,464$57,652
  $64,737$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.4%1.3%
  0.1%0.6%
  5.0%6.2%
  8.5%10.4%
  1.6%2.7%
  12.5%11.6%
  1.8%4.1%
  0.4%0.9%
  2.1%2.1%
  2.6%4.7%
  2.1%1.9%
  7.0%6.7%
  0.2%0.1%
  5.6%4.3%
  8.8%9.3%
  18.8%13.8%
  3.4%2.2%
  12.5%7.4%
  4.2%4.9%
  2.4%4.8%
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    Reviews for Asheville    118 Reviews
    It's an expensive hippie town. - 11/19/2020
    Pros: The mountains are really nice and the weather is comfortable year-round. Cons: The traffic can get bad with all the bikers and tourists that come here. Biking... Read More

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    Child sex trafficking, drugs, violent crime - 2/20/2020
    Asheville in Buncombe County, Hendersonville in Henderson County and the surrounding area in Western North Carolina have some of the worst statistics for: 1) Child sex... Read More

    Great city but needs ethnic diversity - 1/7/2020
    Asheville is a great city moderately fast growing population and booming tourism scene. Though not much to complain about Asheville it is very much lacking in ethnic... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN ASHEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA
    28806 28803 28715 28804 28704 28805 28801

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