Best Places to Live

Asheville, NC

Population: 86,789
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SCORE
663
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Nicknamed “Land of the Sky,” Asheville is a picturesque city that welcomes many tourists who visit attractions like nightclubs, performance venues and microbreweries. A high-achieving public school system is in place along with the University of North Carolina at Asheville, and a strong health-care network includes Asheville VA Medical Center and Mission Health System.

Asheville, NC Ranking Data

Civic
54
Demographics
73
Economy
56
Education
79
Health
71
Housing
71
Infrastructure
51