Asheville, North Carolina
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Pros and Cons of living in Asheville, North Carolina according to Data

ProsCons
  • Low property tax
  • Within 10-50 miles from an airport
  • Government spending is high
  • Race diversity
  • Higher educated people
  • Low hurricane risk
  • Low earthquake risk
  • Low volcanic hazard risk
  • Low substance abuse rate
  • High proficiency in Reading and Language Arts at High schools
  • Private school enrollment is low for Middle school level
  • Private school enrollment is low for High school level
  • Finalists of Nationwide competitions in STEM subjects lived here
  • Great weather (high number of days with temperatures 50-90 F)
  • Low number of windy days (<6km/h)
  • High property prices
  • Low house ownership rate
  • High risk of severe storms
  • Less comfortable humidity (more often >60%)
  • Wet weather

Pros and Cons of living in Asheville, North Carolina in reviews from users in their own words:

ProsCons
  • liberal and artsy
  • Progressive, Nature
  • Access to outdoors, liberal,
  • Natural Beauty
  • weather, small town feel, east coast
  • Pace of Life
  • cost of living
  • Traffic, tourists
  • No jobs, expensive
  • Limited opportunity
  • it's growing too fast, cost of living is too high for the youth
  • Housing

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