Asheville North Carolina Relocation Information

Asheville North Carolina Relocation Information

Authentic dining, and craft breweries encompass the colorful and artistic culture of Asheville North Carolina. Whether you crave an outdoor adventure in the Blue Ridge Mountains or desire a downtown stroll through the many antique shops and farmers markets, the little town of Asheville is sure to dazzle.

As one of the most bio-diverse regions in the world, Asheville has countless activities for the nature-lover. Enjoy a hike through the Pisgah National Forest or horseback ride through the Great Smoky Mountains while watching wildlife graze in the nearby fields.

Experience the vibrant nightlife at local brewpubs and sidewalk cafes all the while listening to live indie folk music. Among the downtown boutique shops and bistros, sits the Asheville Art Museum, center to the cities’ thriving art community. Just around the corner you can take a tour through the Basilica of St. Lawrence, a historic treasure and architectural wonder. It's no wonder Asheville has been named America's Happiest City.

The seemingly-secluded paradise of Asheville is easily accessible by two major highways and the nearby Asheville Regional Airport. Dramatic landscapes of the Great Smoky Mountains intertwined with the lively liberal culture of downtown make Asheville North Carolina a true diamond in the rough. 

GENERAL INFORMATION

Population: 83,574

Average Age: 38 years

Average Income: $34,457

Average Home Price: $195,000

Average Temperature Winter: 40°F

Average Temperature Summer: 70°F

POPULAR BANKS 

  • Wells Fargo Bank -1037 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28806 (828) 255-2221
  • SunTrust Bank - 10 S Pack Sq, Asheville, NC 28801 (828) 232-6055
  • PNC Bank - 8 Ohenry Ave, Asheville, NC 28801 (828) 236-8700

ASHEVILLE BEST RATED SCHOOLS 

  • Elementary: Vance Elementary School98 Sulphur Springs Rd, Asheville, NC 28806 (828) 350-6600
  • Middle School: Asheville Middle School197 South French Broad Ave, Asheville, NC 28801 (828) 350-6200
  • High School: Buncombe County Early College340 Victoria Rd, Asheville, NC 28801 (828) 232-4123
  • Private Schools: The New Classical Academy671 Sand Hill Rd, Asheville, NC 28806 (828) 658-8317 Emmanuel Lutheran School - 51 Wilburn Pl, Asheville, NC 28806 (828) 281-8182 North Asheville Christian School - 20 Reynolds Mountain Blvd, Asheville, NC 28804 (828) 645-8053
  • College: University of North Carolina at Asheville - 1 University Heights, Asheville, NC 28804 (828) 251-6600 unca.edu

ASHEVILLE TOP HOSPITALS  

  • Memorial Mission Hospital - 509 Biltmore Ave, Asheville (828) 213-1111 msj.org
  • Charles George VA Medical Center1100 Tunnel Rd, Asheville (828) 298-7911 asheville.va.gov
  • Mission Children’s Hospital - 11 Vanderbilt Park Dr, Asheville (828) 213-1740 missionhospitals.org

TOP EMPLOYERS

  • Buncombe County Public Schools
  • Mission Health System and Hospital
  • The Biltmore Company
  • Buncombe County Government
  • Ingles Markets, Inc.
  • VA Medical Center
  • Eaton Corporation 
  • Sitel
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc.

TOP INDUSTRIES

  • Private Educational and Health Services
  • Government
  • Manufacturing
  • Retail
  • Leisure and Hospitality

UTILITY COMPANIES

Power Company:

    Progress Energy - P.O. Box 1003 Charlotte, NC 28201-1003 (800) 452-2777 progress-energy.com

Water Company:

     Water Resources Department P. O. Box 7148, Asheville, NC 28802 (828) 251-1122 ashevillenc.gov

Cable TV:

     Charter Communications - 89 Peachtree Rd, Asheville, NC (888) 438-2427 charter.com

Natural Gas:

    PSNC EnergyP.O. Box 100256, Columbia, SC 29202 (877) 776-2427 psncenergy.com

Trash Collection:

    City of Asheville Sanitation Services - Public Works Building, 161 S. Charlotte St, Asheville, NC 28802 (828) 259-5857 ashevillenc.gov

TRAVEL RELATED INFORMATION

AIRPORTS 

  • Asheville Regional Airport (AVL)61 Terminal Dr, Fletcher, NC (828) 684-2227 flyavl.com
  • Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) - 5501 R C Josh Birmingham Pkwy, Charlotte, NC 28208 (800) 359-2342 charmeck.org
  • Tri-Cities Regional Airport (TCAC) - 2525 Tennessee 75, Blountville, TN 37617(423) 325-6000 triflight.com

BEST HOTELS/INNS 

  • Grove Park Inn - 290 Macon Avenue, Asheville, NC 28804 (828) 252-2711 groveparkinn.com
  • Inn on Biltmore Estate - 1 Antler Hill Rd, Asheville, NC 28803 (828) 225-1600 biltmore.com
  • Hampton Inn Tunnel Road204 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805 (828) 255-9220 hampton.com
  • Haywood Park Hotel - 1 Battery Park Ave, Asheville, NC 28801 (828) 252-2522 haywoodpark.com
  • Cedar Crest Inn674 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC 28803 (828) 252-1389 cedarcrestinn.com
  • Homewood Suites by Hilton Asheville 88 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805 (828) 252-5400 ashevillehomewoodsuites.com

BEST RESTAURANTS 

  • The Admiral400 Haywood Rd, Asheville, NC 28806 (828) 252-2541
  • White Duck Taco Shop1 Roberts St, Asheville, NC 28801 (828) 258-1660
  • The Dining Room1 Antler Hill Rd, Asheville, NC 28803 (800) 411-3812
  • Fig18 Brook St, Asheville, NC 28806 (828) 277-0889
  • Cucina 2424 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801 (828) 254-6170

TOP RETAILERS 

  • Greenlife Grocery70 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC (828) 254-5440
  • Belk - 5 S Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC (828) 298-4970
  • Target115 River Hills Rd, Asheville, NC(828)298-1262
  • Kmart1830 Hendersonville Rd, Asheville, NC (828) 274-3411
  • Starbucks62 Charlotte St, Asheville, NC (828) 225-3753

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