Ashe County Population 2017

Ashe County's estimated population is 26,924 with a growth rate of 0.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ashe County is the 73rd largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201626,924240.09%
201526,900-100-0.37%
201427,000-36-0.13%
201327,036-63-0.23%
201227,099-33-0.12%
201127,132-73-0.27%
201027,2054,99622.50%
199022,209-116-0.52%
198022,3252,75414.07%
197019,571-197-1.00%
196019,768-2,110-9.64%
195021,878-786-3.47%
194022,6641,6457.83%
193021,019180.09%
192021,0011,92710.10%
191019,074-507-2.59%
190019,5813,95325.29%
189015,6281,1918.25%
188014,4374,86450.81%
18709,5731,61720.32%
18607,956-821-9.35%
18508,7771,31017.54%
18407,4674806.87%
18306,9872,65261.18%
18204,33564117.35%
18103,69491132.73%
18002,7830.00%

Ashe County Population Growth

Population Data via

Ashe County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White26,14697.11%
Two or More Races2851.06%
Black or African American2310.86%
Asian1400.52%
American Indian and Alaska Native860.32%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander120.04%

Ashe County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Ashe County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Jefferson16111551-60-3.72%
West Jefferson1304130510.08%
Lansing158154-4-2.53%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990