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Where is Ashe County, North Carolina?

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Ashe County is a county equivalent area found in North Carolina, USA. The county government of Ashe is found in the county seat of Jefferson.

With a total 1,111.8 sq. km of land and water area, Ashe County, North Carolina is the 2452nd largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 27,126 people, Ashe County has a total 17346 households earning 35951 on average per year.

Ashe County, North Carolina - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 37009
Area Codes 336
Time Zone EST
Major Cities West Jefferson (population: 7,691), Jefferson (population: 4,687), Lansing (population: 3,497), Fleetwood (population: 2,695), Crumpler (population: 2,245), Todd (population: 2,147), Creston (population: 1,863), Warrensville (population: 1,688), Grassy Creek (population: 632), Glendale Springs (population: 74)
Land Area 10,473 sq miles
Water Area 426 sq miles
Household Income $35,951
Housing Units 17,346
Median Home Value $150,900
High School Grads 81% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 20% of population
Retail Spending $11,474 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $22,621 per capita

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.