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Demographics

People

Total Population1,516
Male Share of the Population45.8%
Female Share of the Population54.2%
Senior Citizens30.7%
Employed Population 16+571
Age of the Population53

Families

% of people married72%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher82.8%
Median Earnings25+$62,639
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$177,750
% Above Poverty Level96%
% Below Poverty Level4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time15 minutes
% Working from Home11.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone21.3%
Median Gross Rent$1,639
Median House Value$821,700

Ancestry

English27.9%
German21.5%
Scottish10%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.4%
Irish6.7%
Italian5.7%
French Except Basque3.7%
Swedish1.9%
Polish1.5%
Swiss1.4%
Welsh1.3%
Dutch1.3%
Romanian0.9%
Slovak0.8%
Serbian0.7%
Greek0.7%
Ukrainian0.6%
Austrian0.5%
Canadian0.4%
Russian0.4%
Hungarian0.3%
Norwegian0.3%
Icelander0.2%
US/American0.2%
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Biltmore Forest Almanac

CategoryValue
County Buncombe County
Standard Zip Codes28803
Phone Area Codes828
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude35.57
Approximate Longitude-82.54

Biltmore Forest Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationASHEVILLE
Distance4.6 miles
Jan Temp27 to 46 F
Apr Temp44 to 67 F
Jul Temp64 to 84 F
Oct Temp45 to 68 F
Annual Precip37.3 inches
StationFLETCHER 2 NE
Distance6.3 miles
Jan Temp26 to 49 F
Apr Temp40 to 69 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp42 to 69 F
Annual Precip45.2 inches
StationSWANNANOA 2 SSE
Distance8.5 miles
Jan Temp23 to 40 F
Apr Temp40 to 60 F
Jul Temp60 to 75 F
Oct Temp43 to 61 F
Annual Precip52.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Asheville87,531$61,870
Black Mountain8,168$50,889
Chimney Rock98$31,875
Fletcher7,547$73,750
Montreat521$91,250
Weaverville3,886$55,559
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