Asheville (zip 28806), North Carolina 

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Population

41,601

+7.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

Median Income

$41,061

Median Home Price

$256,800

Best Places to Live in Asheville (zip 28806), North Carolina

Mid-sized city - Far western North Carolina, 30 miles southeast of Tennessee border, near Great Smoky Mountains National Park. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in the 28806 zip code, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Attractive setting
Attractive downtown
Nearby mountains
Cons
Home prices
Air service
Winter cold
 $249,000 
4 Lancelot Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1001 SqFt
 $309,000 
38 Majestic Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1204 SqFt
 $210,000 
69 HI Alta Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 824 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Asheville Metro Area

Asheville lies at the foot of the Great Smoky Mountains, the highest portion of the Appalachian Range. The town is an eastern equivalent of the many mountain resort towns that dot the American west, particularly in the Rocky Mountains. Originally settled in the 1850’s as a health resort, Asheville has an interesting history- in the late 1800’s and especially the 1920’s the area was a popular retreat for wealthy vacationers, including eight presidents and many well-known industrialists. Today the area has an active economy and serves both as a getaway from summer heat in the nearby lowlands and as a travel destination for many in east coast cities.


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City: Asheville
Zip Codes: Asheville (zip 28806)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 2207 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Asheville (zip 28806) is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Asheville (zip 28806) jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Asheville (zip 28806)'s cost of living is 2.2% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Asheville (zip 28806)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in the 28806 zip code, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Buncombe county voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Asheville (zip 28806)'s population is 41,601 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 7.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Asheville (zip 28806) is $256,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Asheville (zip 28806) public schools spend $8,966 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.5 students per teacher in Asheville (zip 28806). More Education



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Over-rated - 12/8/2017
What they won't tell you is the paper plant that wafts through the air everyday or that French Broad that runs through the town is filled with pollution. Just a few... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN 28806
$249,000
4 Lancelot Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$309,000
38 Majestic Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$210,000
69 HI Alta Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$152,000
517 Westwood Pl
Bed 1 | Bath 1

$289,900
117 Pole Creasman Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$445,000
94 Baker Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$389,900
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