Latest Data (2015)
Population 88,512
Nationwide Rank 357

Quick Facts

Asheville, North Carolina is the 357th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Asheville, North Carolina is a city.

Asheville, North Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Asheville had its largest population ever.

Asheville, North Carolina is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 62% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Asheville, North Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
351 Edmond, Oklahoma 31.4%
352 Nampa, Idaho 64.0%
353 Newton, Massachusetts 6.0%
354 Fall River, Massachusetts -3.6%
355 Carmel, Indiana 65.6%
356 Fishers, Indiana 127.0%
357 Asheville, North Carolina 21.4%
358 Norwalk, Connecticut 6.5%
359 Waukegan, Illinois 0.1%
360 Deltona, Florida 26.2%
361 Hawthorne, California 5.0%
362 Fort Smith, Arkansas 9.2%
363 Suffolk, Virginia 37.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 88,512 357
2014 87,882 356
2013 87,236 357
2012 85,712 361
2011 84,718 363
2010 83,393 367
2009 76,636 400
2008 75,915 403
2007 75,268 405
2006 74,404 402
2005 73,392 400
2004 73,176 403
2003 72,651 400
2002 72,336 395
2001 72,765 388
2000 72,883 382
1990 66,184 358