County Demographics

Buncombe County and Asheville NC Demographics

Learn about the population in Asheville NC

The Asheville NC metro population is made up of four counties. With than 245,000 residents, Buncombe County makes up 57% of the total population in the Asheville NC metro.  In Buncombe County, 32.6% of the population age 25 or older held either a bachelor or graduate degree, compared to the national average at 28.3%.

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