Asheville has both low unemployment and strong job growth. Fueling the area's sound business climate are stable population growth, a healthy housing market, expanding professional services, robust small business and health-care industry growth and a steady tourism industry.
These are the area's biggest employers.
Buncombe County Public Schools
Ingles Markets, Inc. (Home Office) Buncombe County
Mission Health System and Hospital
City of Asheville
The Biltmore Company Museums
Buncombe County Government
The Grove Park Inn Resort & Spa
VA Medical Center - Asheville Department of Veterans Affairs
BorgWarner Turbo & Emissions Systems
CarePartners Nursing & Residential Care Facilities
Eaton Corporation - Electrical Division
Asheville City Schools
MB Haynes Corp. (Division Offices) Construction
Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc.
University of North Carolina at Asheville
Black Mountain Neuro-Medical Treatment Center
Kearfott Guidance & Navigation Corp.
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Supercenter Store #1317
Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
Burger King Restaurants (Carrols Corp.)
Sitel, A Subsidiary of Onex Corp.
Givens Estates United Methodist Retirement Community
Hayes & Lunsford Inc., A Division of Presley Group, Ltd.
McDonald's Corp., Corporate Office
Protocol Services, Inc.
Unison Engine Components
Taylor & Murphy Construction Company, Inc.
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