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Asheville Real Estate: Statistics

See Also: Asheville, North Carolina Facts & Statistics

Asheville Home Sales Statistics

Homes Sold, 2006 8,674
Homes Sold, 2007 7,471
Average Days on Market, 2006 101
Average Days on Market, 2007 103
Average Selling Price, 2006 $232,218
Average Selling Price, 2007 $277,636
Average List Price, 2006 $289,231
Average List Price, 2007 $285,723

Source: Asheville Board of REALTORS

Housing Market in Asheville

Average Household Size, 2000 2.14
Average Family Size, 2000 2.81
Total Housing Units, 2000 33,567
Occupied Housing Units, 2000 30,690 (91%)
Owner-occupied Units, 2000 17,428 (56.8%)
Single-family Owner Occupied Homes, 2000 14,825
Renter-occupied Units, 2000 13,262 (43.2%)
Vacant Housing Units, 2000 2,877 (8.6%)
Issued Single Family Building Permits, 2006 458
Single Family New Construction Costs, 2006 $78,085,552

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 & 2006

Financial, Wages & Labor

Employment [Jobs] (May, 2006) 167,700
Median Hourly Wage $12.79
Mean Annual Income $33,210
Management Occupations 6,680
Management Mean Annual Income $80,090
Business & Financial Occupations 4,450
Business & Financial Mean Income $52,150
Computer & Math Occupations 1,550
Computer & Math Mean Annual Income $43,060
Architecture & Engineering Occupations 2,020
Architecture & Engineering Mean Annual Income $51,840
Social Services Occupations 2,820
Social Services Mean Annual Income $33,910
Education Occupations 9,540
Education Mean Annual Income $37,240
Healthcare (non-support) Occupations 12,100
Healthcare (non-support) Mean Annual Income $63,780
Protective Service Occupations 2,970
Protective Service Mean Annual Income $30,630
Food Industry Occupations 17,470
Food Industry Mean Annual Income $17,440

To see a complete labor sheet, visit U.S. Labor Statistics.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006