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28803 Zip Code (Asheville, NC) Detailed Profile




Cities: Asheville, NC (24.56%), Biltmore Forest, NC (7.53%), Royal Pines, NC (1.59%)
County: Buncombe County, NC
Estimated zip code population in 2019: 34,867
Zip code population in 2010: 28,693
Zip code population in 2000: 24,107

Houses and condos: 17,883
Renter-occupied apartments: 8,188
% of renters here:

51%
State:

35%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 28803: 93.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 38.3 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.4 sq. mi.
Population density: 910 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

0.7% ($2,086)
North Carolina:

0.8% ($1,493)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,077 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,108 (0.7%)

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Males: 16,113  (46.2%)
Females: 18,754  (53.8%)

For population 25 years and over in 28803:

  • High school or higher: 93.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 48.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 19.2%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 28803:

  • Never married: 33.5%
  • Now married: 44.9%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 14.0%

Zip code 28803 compared to state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
  • Races in zip code 28803 (2019)
    • 22,54578.6%White
    • 3,12210.9%Black
    • 1,7956.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 5672.0%Two or more races
    • 5131.8%Asian
    • 810.3%American Indian
    • 640.2%Some other race
    • 60.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
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Urban population: 30,854
Rural population: 4,012

Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $306,071
28803:

$306,071
North Carolina:

$193,200



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 42 registered sex offenders living in 28803 zip code as of December 01, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 28803 is 768 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is lower than the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

42.1 years
North Carolina median age:

39.1 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.2 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 28803, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $73,314 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$73,314
State:

$54,937

Salary/wage: $51,705 (reported on 76.7% of returns)
Here:

$51,705
State:

$46,336
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 73.3% for AGIs below $25k, 75.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 63.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 55.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 53.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 42.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $2,882 (reported on 41.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$2,882
North Carolina:

$1,298
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $14,388 (reported on 28.7% of returns)
Here:

$14,388
State:

$6,213
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.3% for AGIs below $25k, 2.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 7.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$27,668 (reported on 25.7% of returns)
Here:

+$27,668
State:

+$12,740
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 19.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$15,272 (reported on 16.5% of returns)
Here:

+$15,272
State:

+$10,311
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.8% for AGIs below $25k, 3.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $25,614 (reported on 15.4% of returns)
28803:

$25,614
North Carolina:

$15,575
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.4% for AGIs below $25k, 2.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 6.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $16,623 (reported on 0.9% of returns)
28803:

$16,623
North Carolina:

$21,078
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Total itemized deductions: $31,663 (22% of AGI, reported on 38.8% of returns)
Here:

$31,663
State:

$23,438

Here:

21.9% of AGI
State:

21.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 14.3% for AGIs below $25k, 13.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 17.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 19.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 19.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 16.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $6,774 (reported on 33.7% of returns)
Here:

$6,774
State:

$4,687
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $11,326 (reported on 38.7% of returns)
28803:

$11,326
State:

$8,823
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.2% for AGIs below $25k, 2.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 7.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $1,864 (reported on 15.6% of returns)
Here:

$1,864
State:

$2,376
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 51.5%
Here:

52%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 44.5% for AGIs below $25k, 45.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 54.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 60.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 65.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 81.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 28803, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $58,613 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$58,613
State:

$45,376

Salary/wage: $44,321 (reported on 77.8% of returns)
Here:

$44,321
State:

$39,442
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 205.5% for AGIs below $10k, 74.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 72.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 66.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 63.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 48.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $2,792 (reported on 49.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$2,792
North Carolina:

$1,515
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 19.0% for AGIs below $10k, 2.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $8,689 (reported on 33.7% of returns)
Here:

$8,689
State:

$4,016
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 19.4% for AGIs below $10k, 3.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$18,675 (reported on 29.5% of returns)
Here:

+$18,675
State:

+$11,152
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -2.9% for AGIs below $10k, 0.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$15,188 (reported on 15.9% of returns)
Here:

+$15,188
State:

+$9,490
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.8% for AGIs below $10k, 4.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.5% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,948 (reported on 3.0% of returns)
28803:

$2,948
North Carolina:

$2,967
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $10k, 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $14,957 (reported on 1.0% of returns)
Here:

$14,957
North Carolina:

$14,754
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Total itemized deductions: $25,294 (23% of AGI, reported on 40.9% of returns)
Here:

$25,294
State:

$19,464

Here:

22.7% of AGI
State:

22.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 35.9% for AGIs below $10k, 14.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 17.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 19.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 21.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $5,913 (5% of AGI, reported on 36.7% of returns)
Here:

$5,913
State:

$4,035

Here:

5.0% of AGI
State:

4.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.5% for AGIs below $10k, 1.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $10,804 (reported on 75.3% of returns)
28803:

$10,804
State:

$7,257
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.8% for AGIs below $10k, 4.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,601 (reported on 13.8% of returns)
Here:

$1,601
State:

$1,851

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 57.9%
Here:

58%
State:

62%
(% for various income ranges: 50.1% for AGIs below $10k, 56.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 56.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 59.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 60.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 74.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$55,444
North Carolina:

$57,341
Asheville, NC (28803) map Nearest zip codes: 28801, 28704, 28806, 28805, 28732, 28804.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

33.2%
North Carolina:

46.8%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

6.0%
North Carolina:

47.6%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,214
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 14,825


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 180 (120 now married, 60 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 8,571 (3,224 now married, 5,359 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 28803 with a mortgage: 4,496 (55 second mortgage, 560 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,301

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,486
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $501

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

10.4%
Whole state:

13.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

7.9%
Whole state:

7.5%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.4
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.9
State:

4.4
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 28803: Fairview (A), River Ridge Market Place (B), Biltmore Forest Center (C), Arden Plaza (D), Biltmore Forest Country Club (E), CarePartners Rehabilitation Hospital (F), Asheville Surgery Center (G), Busbee Community Center (H), Biltmore House (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Shopping Center: Turtle Creek Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

    Churches in zip code 28803 include: New Salem Church (A), Fairmount Church (B), Brooklyn Church (C), Cedar Mountain Church (D), Chapel Hill Church (E), Rose Hill Church (F), Sweeten Creek Church (G), Saint Marks Church (H), Rock Hill Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Woodlawn Cemetery (1), West Chapel Cemetery (2), Sunset Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoirs: Skelton Twin Lakes (A), Brown Lake (B), Cedar Mountain Lake (C), Lake Kenilworth (D), Bass Pond (E), Kenilworth Lake (F), Busbee Reservoir (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Haw Creek (A), Gashes Creek (B), Fourmile Branch (C), Dingle Creek (D), Swannanoa River (E), Brown Branch (F), Sweeten Creek (G), Rooul Branch (H), Ram Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Tourist attractions (not listed on the city page) : Kingdom Fun Indoor Play Center (26 Glendale Avenue) (1), Economy Travel & Tours (Tours & Charters; 304 Summit Street) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 1,4322014 or later
  • 8172010 to 2013
  • 2,9342000 to 2009
  • 3,5771990 to 1999
  • 3,4771980 to 1989
  • 1,9161970 to 1979
  • 8411960 to 1969
  • 1,1431950 to 1959
  • 6551940 to 1949
  • 1,3641939 or earlier

Zip code 28803 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Asheville, NC (28803)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Asheville, NC (28803)
  • 201no bedroom
  • 1971 bedroom
  • 1,5612 bedrooms
  • 3,6203 bedrooms
  • 1,5124 bedrooms
  • 6915+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Asheville, NC (28803)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Asheville, NC (28803)
  • 2,066no bedroom
  • 1,4531 bedroom
  • 3,3202 bedrooms
  • 1,2243 bedrooms
  • 1504 bedrooms
  • 315+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Asheville, NC (28803) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Asheville, NC (28803) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 45no vehicle
  • 2,7531 vehicle
  • 3,2742 vehicles
  • 1,1483 vehicles
  • 4514 vehicles
  • 925+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Asheville, NC (28803) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Asheville, NC (28803) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 842no vehicle
  • 4,4381 vehicle
  • 2,3612 vehicles
  • 4663 vehicles
  • 164 vehicles
  • 415+ vehicles

  • Zip code 28803 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 28803 household income distribution in 2019
  • 302Less than $10,000
  • 894$10,000 to $14,999
  • 743$15,000 to $19,999
  • 850$20,000 to $24,999
  • 852$25,000 to $29,999
  • 969$30,000 to $34,999
  • 741$35,000 to $39,999
  • 980$40,000 to $44,999
  • 827$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,254$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,833$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,745$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,149$100,000 to $124,999
  • 646$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1,062$150,000 to $199,999
  • 1,018$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 28803

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 28803
  • 52Less than $10,000
  • 4$15,000 to $19,999
  • 8$25,000 to $29,999
  • 15$40,000 to $49,999
  • 49$50,000 to $59,999
  • 37$60,000 to $69,999
  • 89$70,000 to $79,999
  • 53$80,000 to $89,999
  • 90$90,000 to $99,999
  • 489$100,000 to $124,999
  • 570$125,000 to $149,999
  • 481$150,000 to $174,999
  • 444$175,000 to $199,999
  • 872$200,000 to $249,999
  • 724$250,000 to $299,999
  • 1,394$300,000 to $399,999
  • 706$400,000 to $499,999
  • 1,192$500,000 to $749,999
  • 332$750,000 to $999,999
  • 248$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 82$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 74$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 28803

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 28803
  • 51$100 to $149
  • 94$150 to $199
  • 86$200 to $249
  • 12$250 to $299
  • 211$300 to $349
  • 13$350 to $399
  • 35$400 to $449
  • 43$450 to $499
  • 260$500 to $549
  • 237$550 to $599
  • 138$600 to $649
  • 250$650 to $699
  • 209$700 to $749
  • 181$750 to $799
  • 733$800 to $899
  • 846$900 to $999
  • 2,044$1,000 to $1,249
  • 1,410$1,250 to $1,499
  • 647$1,500 to $1,999
  • 200$2,000 to $2,499
  • 55$2,500 to $2,999
  • 102$3,000 to $3,499
  • 118$3,500 or more
  • 292No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,184.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $450,103.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2019 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $351,123
  • Black or African American householders: $194,989
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $202,616
  • Asian householders: $293,675
  • Some other race householders: $268,169
  • Two or more races householders: $208,576
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $287,954

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $306,071
28803:

$306,071
North Carolina:

$193,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $181,636 - $488,390

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $408,229
Here:

$408,229
State:

$265,100

Townhouses or other attached units: $300,509
Here:

$300,509
State:

$217,635

In 2-unit structures: $1,492,055
Here:

$1,492,055
State:

$185,455

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $160,947
Here:

$160,947
State:

$181,079

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $491,093
Here:

$491,093
State:

$231,999

Mobile homes: $113,004
Here:

$113,004
State:

$77,551
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 28803
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,528
  • One, attached: 871
  • Two: 407
  • 3 or 4: 822
  • 5 to 9: 2,363
  • 10 to 19: 1,723
  • 20 to 49: 911
  • 50 or more: 1,250
  • Mobile homes: 1,043

Unemployment: 1.9%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 28803

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 28803
  • 80.2%14,063Drove a car alone
  • 6.5%1,132Carpooled
  • 0.6%99Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.5%91Taxi
  • 0.6%112Motorcycle
  • 1.6%273Walked
  • 0.7%121Other means
  • 9.8%1,717Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 28803

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 28803
  • 385Less than 5 minutes
  • 1,4485 to 9 minutes
  • 3,72010 to 14 minutes
  • 4,61515 to 19 minutes
  • 3,46320 to 24 minutes
  • 50925 to 29 minutes
  • 97430 to 34 minutes
  • 13835 to 39 minutes
  • 11840 to 44 minutes
  • 18445 to 59 minutes
  • 12060 to 89 minutes
  • 20590 or more minutes

Neighborhoods in zip code 28803:

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 91.1%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 34,867
  • Male householders: 7,054 (2,334 living alone), Female householders: 8,932 (4,299 living alone)
  • 6,136 spouses (6,035 opposite-sex spouses), 1,186 unmarried partners, (1,104 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 7,747 children (7,245 natural, 343 adopted, 162 stepchildren), 593 grandchildren, 327 brothers or sisters, 530 parents, 18 foster children, 233 other relatives, 1,673 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 483 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 4,163 2-persons, 1,703 3-persons, 1,228 4-persons, 465 5-persons, 212 6-persons, 73 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 6,639 1-person, 1,381 2-persons, 177 3-persons, 15 4-persons, 20 5-persons

4,232 married couples with children.
1,310 single-parent households (331 men, 979 women).

90.3% of residents of 28803 zip code speak English at home.
5.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (44% very well, 14% well, 31% not well, 11% not at all).
2.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (58% very well, 7% well, 6% not well, 29% not at all).
1.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (58% very well, 22% well, 12% not well, 8% not at all).

Foreign born population: 2,738 (7.9%)
(40.2% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

7.9%
Whole state:

8.4%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 18%Honduras
  • 9%North Macedonia (Macedonia)
  • 8%El Salvador
  • 6%Haiti
  • 5%France
  • 5%Bangladesh
  • 5%Sweden
Most common first ancestries reported in 28803
  • 21%English
  • 8%American
  • 8%Irish
  • 7%German
  • 5%European
  • 4%Scotch-Irish
  • 3%Italian
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 8682010 or later
  • 1,0752000 to 2009
  • 3661990 to 1999
  • 727Before 1990

Zip code 28803 topographic map

There are 77 Nurse Anesthetists 818 Other Medical Specialists in Zip Code 28803.

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • A.C. REYNOLDS HIGH SCHOOL (1 ROCKET DRIVE in ASHEVILLE, NC)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-304
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: NONCLASSIFIABLE ESTABLISHMENTS
    Organizations: BUNCOMBE COUNTY SCHOOLS (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • A.C.REYNOLDS MIDDLE SCHOOL (2 ROCKET DRIVE in ASHEVILLE, NC)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-306
    Business SIC classification: NONCLASSIFIABLE ESTABLISHMENTS
    Organizations: BUNCOMBE COUNTY SCHOOLS (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • BALL FOSTER (1856 HENDERSONVILLE ROAD in ASHEVILLE, NC)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - -115DA4YG00M29W84AY3W87DER6, WASTEWATER FACILITY
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: GLASS CONTAINERS
    Organizations: BALL-INCON GLASS PACKAGING CORP. (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: BALL GLASS CONTAINER CORP., BALL-INCON GLASS PACKAGING CORP
  • ASHEVILLE MICA CO (75 THOMPSON STREET in ASHEVILLE, NC)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - -115DA4YG00M29W84AY3V05D8R2, WASTEWATER FACILITY, -09014-05-11, BROWNFIELDS SITE
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: MINERALS AND EARTHS, GROUND OR OTHERWISE TREATED; NONCLASSIFIABLE ESTABLISHMENTS
  • BILTMORE IRON & METAL CO. INC. (1 MEADOW ROAD in ASHEVILLE, NC)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - -115DA4YG00M69W84AY3VRAJU0T, WASTEWATER FACILITY
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: SCRAP AND WASTE MATERIALS
  • BILTMORE CAST STONE (6 FAIRVIEW RD. in ASHEVILLE, NC)
    AIR SYNTHETIC MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: CUT STONE AND STONE PRODUCTS; NONCLASSIFIABLE ESTABLISHMENTS
    Organizations: GARRISON HOLDINGS LLC (CONTACT/OWNER) , H ENLOE (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: GOOSE CREEK MANUFACTURING INCORPORATED
  • BLUE RIDGE CLEANERS INC (1378 HENDERSONVILLE RD STE G in ASHEVILLE, NC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: KURT T. BROWN (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • ASHEVILLE YARD (104 MEADOW RD in ASHEVILLE, NC)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Alternative names: NORFOLK S RAILWAY CO ASHEVILLE
  • CLASSIC PAINT & BODY (3 LONDON RD in ASHEVILLE, NC)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: JAMES SULLIVAN (CONTACT/OWNER) , WILLIAM SULLIVAN (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • BILTMORE BODY & USED CARS (97 THOMPSON ST in ASHEVILLE, NC)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: HUBERT MCMAHAN (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • CAROLINA DAY SCHOOL (1345 HENDERSONVILLE ROAD in ASHEVILLE, NC)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
  • ASHEVILLE MORTUARY (89-B THOMPSON STREET in ASHEVILLE, NC)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: FUNERAL SERVICE AND CREMATORIES
  • BUNCOMBE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (391-393 HENDERSONVILLE RD. in ASHEVILLE, NC)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)

Zip code 28803 marital status for males
Zip code 28803 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.0%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2.6%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 67.9%Electricity
  • 23.6%Utility gas
  • 4.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Wood

Population in 1990: 20,904. Population change in the 1990s: +3,203 (+15.3%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 15,815
  • Northeast: 3,295
  • Midwest: 2,914
  • South: 7,470
  • West: 2,358

49% of the 28803 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 51% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in North Carolina.

85% of the 28803 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 43% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 25% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 26% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 5% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Asheville, NC (28803)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 568
Here:

22.0%
North Carolina:

11.4%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 263
Here:

17.8%
North Carolina:

9.1%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 63
Here:

6.1%
North Carolina:

19.1%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Class of Workers in 2019
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 90,604Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 88,870Legal occupations
  • 65,514Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 55,744Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 53,493Life, physical, and social science occupations
  • 52,740Management occupations

Companies with biggest federal contracts located in this zip code (ASHEVILLE, NC):

  • VOLVO CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT N (1 VOLVO DR) : $29,453,042 in 48 contracts from 2004 to 2006
    Contracts for Miscellaneous Construction Equipment, Earth Moving and Excavating Equipment, Miscellaneous Maintenance and Repair Shop Specialized Equipment, Motorcycles, Motor Scooters, and Bicycles by Army, Defense Logistics Agency
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $14,464,251; 2005: $11,499,541; 2006: $3,489,250.

    Biggest contracts:
    $7,124,544 with Army for Miscellaneous Construction Equipment. Signed on 2004-07-16. Completion date: 2007-12-31.
    $2,701,996, same as above. Signed on 2004-09-20. Completion date: 2008-03-13.
    $2,565,330 with Defense Logistics Agency for Earth Moving and Excavating Equipment. Signed on 2005-07-13. Completion date: 2006-01-08.
    $1,834,077 with Army for Miscellaneous Construction Equipment. Signed on 2004-07-07. Completion date: 2007-12-31.
  • SIMULA SAFETY SYSTEMS, INC. (537 SWEETEN CREEK INDUSTRI) : $21,328,359 in 66 contracts from 2000 to 2005
    Contracts for Other Professional Services, Parachutes; Aerial Pick Up, Delivery, Recovery Systems; and Cargo Tie Down Equipment, Miscellaneous Aircraft Accessories and Components, Marine Lifesaving and Diving Equipment, and more by Navy, Army, Air Force
    Signed by year: 2000: $14,405,301; 2001: $4,204,398; 2002: $2,018,650; 2003: $714,270; 2004: $0; 2005: -$14,260; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $8,145,000 with Navy for Other Professional Services. Signed on 2000-05-05. Completion date: 2002-06-30.
    $1,352,070 with Navy for Parachutes; Aerial Pick Up, Delivery, Recovery Systems; and Cargo Tie Down Equipment. Signed on 2001-11-01. Completion date: 2002-08-31.
    $1,137,563, same as above. Signed on 2002-09-23. Completion date: 2004-01-31.
    $1,101,090 with Navy for Miscellaneous Aircraft Accessories and Components. Signed on 2000-04-27. Completion date: 2000-11-30.
  • ALADON LLC (6 DEERFIELD ROAD; small business) : $541,360 in 18 contracts from 2000 to 2005
    Contracts for Defense Tank - Automotive -- Management and Support (R&D), Engineering and Technical Services, Program Management/Support Services, Other Management Support Services, and more by Navy, Bureau of Land Management
    Signed by year: 2000: $247,502; 2001: $140,000; 2002: $15,790; 2003: $0; 2004: $179,727; 2005: -$41,659; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $215,000 with Navy for Defense Tank - Automotive -- Management and Support (R&D). Taking place in VA. Signed on 2001-04-27. Completion date: 2001-09-30.
    $197,502, same as above. Signed on 2000-08-18. Completion date: 2001-02-04.
    $158,000, same as above. Signed on 2002-11-13. Completion date: 2003-09-30.
    $90,000 with Navy for Engineering and Technical Services. Signed on 2004-04-27. Completion date: 2005-04-26.
  • NCI INC (401 SWEETEN CREEK INDUSTR)
    $284,692 with Defense Logistics Agency for Gas Turbines and Jet Engines, Aircraft; Prime Moving, and Components. Signed on 2000-06-15. Completion date: 2000-12-12.
  • SIMULA TRANSPORTATION EQUIPMEN (537 SWEETEN CREEK RD; small business) : $199,030 in 2 contracts in 2003
    $194,480 with Navy for Miscellaneous Aircraft Accessories and Components. Signed on 2003-02-20. Completion date: 2003-05-01.
    $4,550 with United States Coast Guard (disused code: now 7008) for Safety and Rescue Equipment. Signed on 2003-02-15. Completion date: 2003-03-15.
  • DUKE PRO, INC (1854-A HENDERSONVILLE RD; small business) : $141,425 in 3 contracts from 2003 to 2006
    $128,620 with Army for Demolition Materials. Signed on 2005-06-30. Completion date: 2009-12-31.
    $94,125 with Navy for Miscellaneous Ammunition. Taking place in GA. Signed on 2003-12-05. Completion date: 2003-12-22.
    -$81,320 with Army for Demolition Materials. Signed on 2006-04-13. Completion date: 2009-12-31.
  • R & W INCORPORATED (90 LONDON RD; small business) : $104,206 in 2 contracts in 2000
    $104,206 with Air Force for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Unimproved Real Property (Land). Taking place in AR. Signed on 2000-08-01. Completion date: 2000-12-31.
    $0, same as above. Signed on 2000-08-01. Completion date: 2000-12-31.
  • WEIGHSOUTH INC (1180 SWEETEN CREEK RD B; small business) : $84,696 in 11 contracts from 2004 to 2006
    Contracts for Scales and Balances, Liquid and Gas Flow, Liquid Level, and Mechanical Motion Measuring Instruments by Army, Air Force, Defense Logistics Agency
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $16,553; 2005: $38,353; 2006: $29,790.

    Biggest contracts:
    $27,500 with Army for Scales and Balances. Signed on 2005-08-31. Completion date: 2006-01-30.
    $13,423 with Air Force for Scales and Balances. Signed on 2006-05-04. Completion date: 2007-05-03.
    $11,040 with Defense Logistics Agency for Scales and Balances. Signed on 2004-10-19. Completion date: 2004-11-20.
    $6,358, same as above. Signed on 2005-08-10. Completion date: 2005-09-07.
  • MBD CUSTOM SERVICES, INC (140 REED STREET; small business) : $53,390 in 2 contracts from 2002 to 2004
    $28,795 with Air Force for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Automatic Data Processing Equipment (Including Firmware), Software, Supplies and Support Equipment. Taking place in TX. Signed on 2002-11-25. Completion date: 2003-12-13.
    $24,595 with Air Force for ADP Software. Taking place in TX. Signed on 2004-12-14. Completion date: 2005-12-13.
  • NORTH CAROLINA RSA NO 4 INC (63 TURTLE CREEK SHOPPING C) : $35,913 in 4 contracts from 2004 to 2005
    $15,950 with Navy for Telephone and/or Communications Services (includes Telegraph, Telex, and Cablevision Services). Signed on 2004-10-20. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
    $11,363, same as above. Signed on 2005-01-05. Completion date: 2005-11-11.
    $5,000, same as above. Signed on 2005-09-30. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
    $3,600, same as above. Signed on 2005-02-01. Completion date: 2005-09-30.

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Temporary Help Services (250-499 employees: 1 establishment, 100-249 employees: 4 establishments, 20-49 employees: 4 establishments, 10-19 employees: 1 establishment, 5-9 employees: 1 establishment, 1-4 employees: 2 establishments)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (100-249: 1, 50-99: 5, 20-49: 10, 10-19: 8, 5-9: 5, 1-4: 4)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists) (100-249: 2, 50-99: 1, 20-49: 10, 10-19: 6, 5-9: 7, 1-4: 13)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (50-99: 2, 20-49: 17, 10-19: 6, 5-9: 3, 1-4: 5)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels (100-249: 1, 50-99: 1, 20-49: 3, 10-19: 2, 1-4: 2)
  • Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services: All Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services (250-499: 1, 1-4: 2)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Professional Employer Organizations (250-499: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers (250-499: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 213 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 79 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 39 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 19 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 14 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 12 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 9 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 6 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 236 people in nursing homes
  • 106 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 54 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 6 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 3 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full and 12 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED97$164,941320$219,8581,105$205,41029$113,7793$1,266,637178$223,6608$78,249
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$179,58822$176,75575$180,2893$57,1570$014$147,9620$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED23$152,61845$217,147365$205,12622$192,0601$318,67038$239,20210$73,935
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN15$132,43132$199,126252$223,5635$51,8841$11,638,20034$193,4975$84,722
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$187,03010$229,87161$233,9293$159,5930$03$250,9800$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED42$210,39724$193,7392$228,600
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED18$172,5717$237,1295$210,604
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$303,3287$215,8393$179,437
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$318,9002$204,4650$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$04$268,2880$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 28803
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 28803 - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 94. The highest number of fire incidents - 161 took place in 2006, and the least - 20 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 28803 When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (50.3%), and Outside Fires (29.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 28803
    • 80050.3%Structure Fires
    • 47329.7%Outside Fires
    • 25115.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 664.2%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 28803, North Carolina

Most common first names in zip code 28803 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William20376.2 years
James19073.8 years
Mary18581.5 years
John16176.2 years
Robert14674.4 years
Charles11074.0 years
George9278.4 years
Ruth8782.2 years
Helen8579.2 years
Elizabeth7982.0 years
Most common last names in zip code 28803 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams8676.4 years
Smith8179.3 years
Wilson7079.0 years
Davis6975.6 years
Johnson6475.5 years
Jones5476.9 years
Brown4575.8 years
Miller4577.7 years
Moore3675.3 years
Roberts3676.5 years
Businesses in zip code 28803
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1LensCrafters1
Advance Auto Parts2Little Caesars Pizza1
Applebee's1Long John Silver's1
Arby's1Marriott2
AutoZone1McDonald's3
Barnes & Noble1Motherhood Maternity1
Baymont Inn1New Balance1
Blockbuster1Office Depot1
Brooks Brothers1Panera Bread1
Burger King2Papa John's Pizza1
CVS3Pizza Hut1
Chick-Fil-A1Quiznos1
Chico's1RadioShack1
Cold Stone Creamery1Ramada1
Coldwater Creek1SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza1Sleep Inn1
DressBarn1Soma Intimates1
Dressbarn1Sprint Nextel1
Dunkin Donuts2Starbucks3
FedEx14Subway6
GNC1T-Mobile1
H&R Block1T.G.I. Driday's1
Hardee's1Taco Bell1
Haworth1Talbots1
Hilton2Toys"R"Us1
Home Depot1U-Haul2
Howard Johnson1U.S. Cellular1
J. Jill1UPS10
J.Crew1Walgreens1
JoS. A. Bank1Walmart1
KFC2Wendy's2
Kincaid1YMCA1
Kmart1
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