Asheville, North Carolina

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Asheville, North Carolina
Ceety
Downtown Asheville and surrounding area
Downtown Asheville and surrounding area
Banner o Asheville, North Carolina
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Nickname(s): "Land of the Sky"[1]
Motto(s): "Quality of Service, Quality of Life"
Location in Buncombe Coonty an the state o North Carolina
Location in Buncombe Coonty an the state o North Carolina
Coordinates: 35°34′48″N 82°33′21″W / 35.58000°N 82.55583°W / 35.58000; -82.55583Coordinates: 35°34′48″N 82°33′21″W / 35.58000°N 82.55583°W / 35.58000; -82.55583
Kintra Unitit States
State North Carolina
Coonty Buncombe
Incorporatit 1797
Named for Govrenor Samuel Ashe
Govrenment
 • Mayor Esther Manheimer
 • Cooncil Members Cecil Bothwell,
Brian Haynes,
Julie Mayfield,
Gordon Smith
Gwen Wisler
Keith Young
Aurie
 • Ceety 117.2 km2 (45.3 sq mi)
 • Laund 116.4 km2 (44.9 sq mi)
 • Watter 0.8 km2 (0.3 sq mi)  0.66%
Elevation 650 m (2,134 ft)
Population (2016)[2]
 • Ceety 89,121
 • Estimate (2016)[3] 89,121
 • Density 760/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
 • Urban 238,318
 • Metro 424,858
 • Demonym Ashevillian
  US Census Bureau offeecial
Time zone Eastren (UTC-5)
 • Simmer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP Code 28801-06, 28810, 28813-16
Aurie code(s) 828
FIPS code 37-02140[4]
GNIS featur ID 1018864[5]
Wabsteid www.ashevillenc.gov

Asheville is a ceety an the coonty seat o Buncombe Coonty, North Carolina, Unitit States.[6]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Why Work for BCS?". BCS website. Buncombe County Schools. Retrieved November 3, 2011. 
  2. "Quick Facts, Asheville, North Carolina". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved October 1, 2017. 
  3. "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  4. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived frae the oreeginal on September 11, 2013. Retrieved January 31, 2008. 
  5. "GNIS Feature Search". United States Geological Survey. June 17, 1980. Retrieved January 6, 2015. 
  6. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived frae the oreeginal on May 31, 2011. Retrieved June 7, 2011.