EDC Landing Page: Great Place to Live

Not only is Asheville a great place to do business, but it is also a great place to live

Located in beautiful Western North Carolina, the four-county Asheville Metropolitan Area is home to a population of over 434,000. The region has a diverse economy with key economic drivers in Healthcare, Tourism, and Advanced Manufacturing including medical device manufacturing.  With four beautiful seasons, the distinctive community is surrounded by breathtaking mountains filled with waterfalls, hiking and biking trails, and a wide array of outdoor activities easily accessible year-round.