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Demographics

People

Total Population521
Male Share of the Population48.8%
Female Share of the Population51.2%
Senior Citizens29.8%
Employed Population 16+214
Age of the Population22

Families

% of people married37%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher84.8%
Median Earnings25+$24,750
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$91,250
% Above Poverty Level99.2%
% Below Poverty Level0.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time12 minutes
% Working from Home19.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work31.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone26.4%
Median Gross Rent$0
Median House Value$394,700

Ancestry

English24.8%
Scottish15.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.7%
German8.8%
Italian7.5%
French Except Basque6.7%
Irish4%
Polish2.9%
Norwegian2.1%
Turkish1.9%
Greek1.7%
African1.5%
Dutch1.2%
Brazilian1.2%
Hungarian1%
Welsh0.8%
Czech0.6%
South African0.6%
Swedish0.4%
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Montreat Almanac

CategoryValue
County Buncombe County
P.O. Box Zip Codes28757
Phone Area Codes828
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude35.65
Approximate Longitude-82.31

Montreat Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationBLACK MOUNTAIN 2 W
Distance4 miles
Jan Temp24 to 47 F
Apr Temp39 to 66 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp41 to 68 F
Annual Precip48.4 inches
StationSWANNANOA 2 SSE
Distance7 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
StationMOUNT MITCHELL
Distance7.4 miles
Jan Temp17 to 34 F
Apr Temp33 to 51 F
Jul Temp53 to 68 F
Oct Temp38 to 56 F
Annual Precip74.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Asheville87,531$61,870
Biltmore Forest1,516$177,750
Black Mountain8,168$50,889
Chimney Rock98$31,875
Old Fort1,136$28,750
Weaverville3,886$55,559
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