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Information about Asheville

The city of Asheville is located in the state of North Carolina. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Asheville City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews4.8 / 5 for Asheville by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Asheville’s Administration

Address of Asheville city hallAshevilleCity hall Asheville
70 Court Plz, PO Box 7148

Asheville, NC 28802-7148
United States

http://www.ashevillenc.gov
City hall phone number+1 828-259-5600
City hall fax number+1 828-259-5499
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Asheville NC official websitewww.ashevillenc.gov
Asheville mayorTerry M Bellamy

Asheville town demography

Name of Asheville town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants83 393 population11 / 376
Asheville town population density1 860,2 pop/sq mi (718,2 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Asheville, NC

How to get a passport in Asheville NC ? There are 2 passport offices in Asheville, try one of these
Name Street Phone
BILTMORE STATION POST OFFICE780 HENDERSONVILLE RD8282716441
DOWNTOWN ASHEVILLE POST OFFICE33 COXE AVE.8282716428

Schools in Asheville NC

Elementary schools in Asheville

Bell Elementary

District of Buncombe County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 273

Claxton Elementary

District of Asheville City Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 493

Emma Elementary

District of Buncombe County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 353

Estes Elementary

District of Buncombe County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 765

Evergreen Community Charter

District of Evergreen Community Charter
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 444

Francine Delany New School

District of Francine Delany New School
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 174

Hall Fletcher Elementary

District of Asheville City Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 365

Haw Creek Elementary

District of Buncombe County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 382

Ira B Jones Elementary

District of Asheville City Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 519

Isaac Dickson Elementary

District of Asheville City Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 543

Johnston Elementary

District of Buncombe County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 296

Oakley Elementary

District of Buncombe County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 463

Sand Hill-Venable Elementary

District of Buncombe County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 629

Vance Elementary

District of Asheville City Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 470

West Buncombe Elementary

District of Buncombe County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 561

Woodfin Elementary

District of Buncombe County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 134

Middle schools in Asheville

Asheville Middle

District of Asheville City Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 796

Eblen Intermediate

District of Buncombe County Schools
Low grade : 5, High grade : 6
Students : 731

Erwin Middle

District of Buncombe County Schools
Low grade : 7, High grade : 8
Students : 688

Koontz Intermediate

District of Buncombe County Schools
Low grade : 5, High grade : 6
Students : 709

Reynolds Middle

District of Buncombe County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 506

High schools in Asheville

Asheville High

District of Asheville City Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1021

Early College

District of Buncombe County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 13
Students : 278

Erwin High

District of Buncombe County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1316

Middle College

District of Buncombe County Schools
Low grade : 11, High grade : 12
Students : 60

Nesbitt Discovery Academy

District of Buncombe County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 296

Reynolds High

District of Buncombe County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1300

Roberson High

District of Buncombe County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1619

School of Inquiry and Life Sciences

District of Asheville City Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 351

Alternative schools in Asheville

Invest Collegiate - Imagine

District of Invest Collegiate - Imagine
Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 805

The Franklin School of Innovation

District of The Franklin School Of Innovation
Low grade : 5, High grade : 12
Students : 409

Private schools in Asheville

Asheville Catholic School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 169

Asheville Montessori School

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 112

Asheville Montessori School

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 106

Asheville School

Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 287

Azalea Mountain School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 64

Carolina Day School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 626

Emmanuel Lutheran School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 144

French Broad River Academy

Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 92

Hanger Hall School

Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 74

Light Of Wisdom School

Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 9

Montessori Learning Center Of Asheville

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 45

New City Christian School

Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 61

North Asheville Christian School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 125

Odyssey Community School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 94

Rainbow Community School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 208

The New Classical Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 7
Students : 56

Schools near Asheville

The top 3 most popular banks in Asheville

There are 45 bank branches in Asheville.
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association is the most popular bank in town with 9, followed by First Bank with 6 and then Bank of America, National Association with 5.

Find below all banks in Asheville :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association9Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Bank6Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of America, National Association5Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Branch Banking and Trust Company5Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
SunTrust Bank4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
TD Bank, National Association3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Tennessee Bank, National Association3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
HomeTrust Bank3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
PNC Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
The Park National Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
TruPoint Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of England1Limited Service Loan Production Office
Capital Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Pinnacle Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office


More info about banks in Asheville

Asheville town administrative number

Asheville town code3702140
Asheville town postcode28802

Information about Asheville

Cities twinned with Asheville
France SaumurGreece KarpenisiMexico Valladolid
Mexico San Cristóbal de las CasasNigeria OsogboRussia Vladikavkaz
Natural parkAsheville isn't a part of any natural park

Toponymy and translation of Asheville town

Arabic: آشفيلPersian: اشویلHebrew: אשוויל
Japanese: アシュビルKorean: 애슈빌Ossetian: Эшвилл
Russian: ЭшвиллChinese: 阿什维尔 

Transport modes in Asheville

Airport
Asheville Regional Airport 15 km
Greeneville-Greene County Municipal Airport 73.2 km
Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport 81.1 km

Asheville town territory

Asheville town area44,83 sq mi (116,11 km²)
Asheville town altitude2 060 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 35.571
Longitude: -82.5527
Latitude: 35° 34' 16'' North
Longitude: 82° 33' 10'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Asheville town’s neighbouring towns

Asheville neighbouring towns
WoodfinWoodfinBlack Mountain
WoodfinNeighbouring townsBiltmore Forest
CantonBiltmore ForestBiltmore Forest
Asheville neighbouring towns
Biltmore Forest 4.2 kmWoodfin 9.3 kmWeaverville 14.3 km
Fletcher 15.9 kmBlack Mountain 20.9 kmMontreat 24.5 km
Canton 26.1 kmMarshall 27.8 kmMars Hill 28.6 km
Hendersonville 28.9 kmLaurel Park 29.2 kmClyde 32.8 km
Old Fort 34.6 kmLake Lure 34.8 kmFlat Rock 35.4 km
Brevard 39.7 kmSaluda 41.6 kmWaynesville 41.6 km
Hot Springs 43.7 kmBurnsville 44.8 kmMaggie Valley 46.1 km

Distance between Asheville and country’s main cities

New York City : 943 kmLos Angeles : 3264 kmChicago : 827 km
Houston : 1363 kmPhiladelphia : 818 kmPhoenix : 2706 km
San Antonio : 1643 kmSan Diego : 3183 kmDallas : 1344 km
San Jose : 3497 kmJacksonville : 589 kmIndianapolis : 565 km
San Francisco : 3595 kmAustin : 1534 kmColumbus : 493 km closest

Hotel offers in Asheville

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Nearby hotel : Country Inn & Suites Asheville West
Country Inn & Suites Asheville West
Address : 1914 Old Haywood Road : 60 $US / 0 $US - 80
The Asheville West Country Inn and Suites is located 10 miles from the historic Biltmore Estate. Guests will enjoy a daily breakfast during their stay and access to and outdoor pool.
Nearby hotel : Princess Anne Hotel
Princess Anne Hotel
Address : 301 East Chestnut Street : 127 $US / 347 $US - 20
Featuring a gourmet breakfast served daily, this historic hotel is located in Central Asheville just 6 miles from the Biltmore Estate. Guests can also enjoy afternoon wine and hors d’oeuvres.
Nearby hotel : Comfort Suites Biltmore Square Mall
Comfort Suites Biltmore Square Mall
Address : 890 Brevard Road : 80 $US / 0 $US - 57
The Comfort Suites Biltmore Square Mall is located on mall premises just minutes from Biltmore and downtown Asheville. Discount Biltmore tickets and Biltmore packages are available at the hotel.
Nearby hotel : Crowne Plaza Resort Asheville
Crowne Plaza Resort Asheville
Address : 1 Resort Drive : 84 $US / 269 $US - 272
The Crowne Plaza Resort Asheville is less than 10 minutes’ drive from the University of North Carolina Asheville. This hotel has an outdoor pool on site as well as tennis courts.
Nearby hotel : Econo Lodge Biltmore
Econo Lodge Biltmore
Address : 190 Tunnel Road : 47 $US / 0 $US - 42
Located just 2.6 miles from the historic Biltmore Estate, this hotel features truck and bus parking and free Wi-Fi access. A refrigerator is available in each room. A cable TV comes standard in each room at Econo Lodge Biltmore.

Leisure and activities in the Asheville town’s surrounding area

Zoo
Western NC Nature Center
Golf course
Crowne Plaza Tennis & Golf ResortBiltmore Forest Country Club
Asheville Municipal Golf CourseThe Grove Park Inn Resort
High Carolina Golf Course at The CliffsThe Country Club of Asheville
Reems Creek Golf Course
to Weaverville 14.6 km
Broadmoor Golf Links
to Fletcher 16.2 km
Southern Tee Golf Course
to Fletcher 17.2 km
Springdale Country Club
to Canton 27.3 km