Asheville, NC added 1,800 jobs over the past year. Since reaching a low of 161.80 thousand in February 2010, total non-farm payroll employment, 187.50 thousand, is currently 5.2% above its pre-recession peak level of 178.20 thousand. Meanwhile, the unemployment rate is currently 3.4%, 0.6 percentage point below its level one year ago and 5.9 percentage points below its recession-era peak of 9.4%.
Stay informed with this two page monthly report that breaks down what you need to know across the nation, in the south region, statewide and locally in Asheville covering these 4 key areas:
- Housing Supply
- House Prices
- NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index