Ashe County

  1. Ashe County Legal Resources
  2. Ashe County Statistics
  3. Ashe County Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Ashe County Employment Information
  5. Ashe County Family Information
  6. Ashe County Education Information
  7. Ashe County Business Information
  8. Ashe County Public Benefits Information
  9. Ashe County Criminal Information
  10. Ashe County Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  11. Ashe County Cities
  12. Ashe County Zip Codes


Ashe County Legal Resources

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Ashe County Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 24,384
  • Births / Deaths / Infant Deaths (2004): 274 / 329 / 0
  • Land Area (2000): 1,103.670 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 1.694 square kilometers
  • Farm Area (2002): 108,000.000 acres (436.968 square kilometers)
  • Farms (2002): 1,152
  • Farms under 50 acres (2002): 49.60%
  • Farms over 500 acres (2002): 2.30%
  • Farm earnings (2005): $32,861,000
  • Gallons of water used per day (total / irrigation / public use) (2000): 3,000,000 / 1,000,000 / 1,000,000
  • Ground water as percent of water use (2000): 60.40%
  • Physicians (2004): 40
  • Community Hospitals (Beds) (2004): 1 (115)
  • Medicare Recipients (2005): 5,480
  • Federal Spending (2004): $159,823
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Ashe County - Historical Places
Houses (2000): 13,268
Building Permits Issued (2006): 381
Valuation of Building Permits (2006): $80,739

Ashe County Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 0 0.00%
 Rural, Farm 3,114 6.25%
 Rural, Non-farm 46,692 93.75%

Ashe County Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Ashe County Employment Information

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Ashe County Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 11,453 10,789 663 5.79% 57
1991 11,630 10,689 941 8.09% 81
1992 11,606 10,515 1,091 9.40% 94
1993 11,714 10,846 868 7.41% 74
1994 11,514 10,832 682 5.92% 60
1995 11,809 10,854 956 8.09% 81
1996 11,783 10,491 1,292 10.96% 109
1997 11,645 10,455 1,190 10.22% 102
1998 11,410 10,564 846 7.41% 74
1999 11,798 11,010 788 6.68% 67
2000 12,493 11,851 641 5.13% 51
2001 12,588 11,571 1,017 8.08% 81
2002 12,690 11,626 1,065 8.39% 84
2003 12,854 11,986 868 6.75% 68
2004 12,874 12,177 697 5.41% 54
2005 12,837 12,098 739 5.75% 58
2006 12,859 12,138 721 5.60% 56
2007 13,483 12,829 654 4.85% 49
2008 13,394 12,588 806 6.02% 60
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 13,493 12,651 842 6.24% 62
Feb 2008 13,294 12,388 906 6.82% 68
Mar 2008 13,450 12,658 792 5.89% 59
Apr 2008 13,396 12,724 672 5.02% 50
May 2008 13,554 12,817 737 5.44% 54
Jun 2008 13,493 12,707 786 5.83% 58
Jul 2008 13,135 12,308 827 6.30% 63
Aug 2008 13,346 12,501 845 6.33% 63
Sep 2008 13,383 12,539 844 6.31% 63
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Ashe County Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 2,338 18.59%
2. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 1,056 8.40%
3. Electrical Equipment / Appliances / Components Manufacturing 682 5.42%
4. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 682 5.42%
5. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 522 4.15%
6. Repair and Maintenance 420 3.34%
7. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 396 3.15%
8. Health Care 386 3.07%
9. Wood Manufacturing 378 3.01%
10. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 374 2.97%
11. Accommodation and Food Services 372 2.96%
12. Educational Services 362 2.88%
13. Public Administration 330 2.62%
14. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 326 2.59%
15. Plastics and Rubber Manufacturing 312 2.48%
16. Truck Transportation 274 2.18%
17. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 236 1.88%
18. Metal Manufactuing 222 1.77%
19. Food and Beverage Stores 208 1.65%
20. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 168 1.34%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 1,484 14.54%
2. Educational Services 1,008 9.88%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 816 8.00%
4. Apparel Manufacturing 646 6.33%
5. Public Administration 564 5.53%
6. Electrical Equipment / Appliances / Components Manufacturing 536 5.25%
7. Finance and Insurance 470 4.61%
8. Social Assistance 420 4.12%
9. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 416 4.08%
10. Food and Beverage Stores 280 2.74%
11. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 252 2.47%
12. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 210 2.06%
13. Metal Manufactuing 182 1.78%
14. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 166 1.63%
15. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 162 1.59%
16. Personal and Laundry Services 162 1.59%
17. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 156 1.53%
18. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 150 1.47%
19. Construction 144 1.41%
20. Department and Other General Stores 140 1.37%

Ashe County Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Production Occupations 1,016 8.08%
2. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 826 6.57%
3. Other Installation / Maintenance 756 6.01%
4. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 584 4.64%
5. Vehicle Mechanics 534 4.25%
6. Carpenters 524 4.17%
7. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 486 3.86%
8. Other Construction Trades 468 3.72%
9. Farmers and Farm Managers 466 3.71%
10. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 400 3.18%
11. Construction Laborers 386 3.07%
12. Other Management Occupations 378 3.01%
13. Woodworkers 358 2.85%
14. Other Sales and Related Occupations 356 2.83%
15. Fishing / Hunting / Forestry 324 2.58%
16. Assemblers and Fabricators 272 2.16%
17. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 266 2.12%
18. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 264 2.10%
19. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 258 2.05%
20. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 246 1.96%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Other Production Occupations 636 6.23%
2. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 608 5.96%
3. Other Office and Admin Support 524 5.14%
4. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 512 5.02%
5. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 462 4.53%
6. Secretaries and Admins 446 4.37%
7. Waiters and Waitresses 364 3.57%
8. Cashiers 342 3.35%
9. Other Management Occupations 326 3.19%
10. Other Sales and Related Occupations 294 2.88%
11. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 290 2.84%
12. Assemblers and Fabricators 288 2.82%
13. Registered Nurses 288 2.82%
14. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 286 2.80%
15. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 284 2.78%
16. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 272 2.67%
17. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 268 2.63%
18. Financial Clerks, Non-bookkeeping 256 2.51%
19. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 224 2.20%
20. Customer Service Representatives 190 1.86%

Ashe County Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 21,612 52.41%
15-35 hours 3,721 9.02%
1-14 hours 705 1.71%
No regular hours 15,199 36.86%

Ashe County Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 506 2.36%
5 AM-5:29 AM 761 3.56%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 1,526 7.13%
6 AM-6:29 AM 2,812 13.14%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 2,825 13.20%
7 AM-7:29 AM 3,413 15.95%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 3,948 18.45%
8 AM-8:29 AM 1,508 7.05%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 549 2.57%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 697 3.26%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 180 0.84%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 132 0.62%
Noon-3:59 PM 1,211 5.66%
4 PM-11:59 PM 1,330 6.22%

Ashe County Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 679 3.17%
5-9 2,001 9.35%
10-14 3,448 16.11%
15-19 3,526 16.48%
20-24 3,200 14.95%
25-29 1,259 5.88%
30-34 2,440 11.40%
35-39 449 2.10%
40-44 671 3.14%
45-59 1,980 9.25%
60-89 963 4.50%
At least 90 782 3.65%

Ashe County Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 4 0.02% 14,109 65.94%
30-44 0 0.00% 3,560 16.64%
45-59 0 0.00% 1,980 9.25%
At least 60 0 0.00% 1,745 8.15%

Ashe County Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 3,591 15.86%
 Car / truck / van, solo 17,207 76.00%
 Motorcycle 12 0.05%
 Other 339 1.50%
 Public transportation 4 0.02%
 Walked 245 1.08%
 Worked at home 1,243 5.49%

Ashe County Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Ashe County Family Information

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Households (2000): 20,788 (48,162 people)
Families (2000): 14,852 (40,986 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 6,003
People at same address in 1995: 30,657

Ashe County Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 3,215 15.15%
$10,000-$14,999 2,160 10.18%
$15,000-$19,999 1,957 9.22%
$20,000-$24,999 1,884 8.88%
$25,000-$29,999 1,692 7.97%
$30,000-$34,999 1,555 7.33%
$35,000-$39,999 1,488 7.01%
$40,000-$44,999 1,425 6.71%
$45,000-$49,999 757 3.57%
$50,000-$59,999 1,753 8.26%
$60,000-$74,999 1,524 7.18%
$75,000-$99,999 875 4.12%
$100,000-$124,999 389 1.83%
$125,000-$149,999 116 0.55%
$150,000-$199,999 226 1.06%
$200,000 or more 208 0.98%

Ashe County Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 2,685 25.79%
 Family, 2 people 3,959 38.03%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 251 2.41%
 Family, 3 people 1,794 17.23%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 33 0.32%
 Family, 4 people 1,171 11.25%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 7 0.07%
 Family, 5 people 373 3.58%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 4 0.04%
 Family, 6 people 77 0.74%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 7 0.07%
 Family, 7 or more people 48 0.46%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 2 0.02%

Ashe County Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 15,470 27.52%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 6,625 11.79%
Public Assistance 468 0.83%
Retirement 4,111 7.31%
Self Employment 3,224 5.74%
Social Security 7,311 13.01%
Supplemental Security 1,362 2.42%
Wage / Salary 14,503 25.80%
Other 3,137 5.58%

Ashe County Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 8,386 65.49%
 With children under 18 4,419 34.51%

Ashe County Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,806 8.85%
 Married 13,822 67.75%
 Never Married 4,240 20.78%
 Widowed 532 2.61%

Ashe County Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,498 6.99%
 Married 13,940 65.08%
 Never Married 2,886 13.47%
 Widowed 3,095 14.45%

Ashe County Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Ashe County Education Information

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Ashe County Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 5,185 12.96%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 7,206 18.01%
 High school diploma or equivalent 13,437 33.58%
 Some college, no degree 7,289 18.21%
 Associate degree 2,303 5.75%
 Bachelors degree 3,166 7.91%
 Graduate or professional degree 1,434 3.58%

Ashe County Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 437 1.79% 64 0.26% 501 2.05%
Kindergarten 448 1.84% 39 0.16% 487 2.00%
Grades 1-4 1,982 8.13% 80 0.33% 2,062 8.46%
Grades 5-8 2,202 9.03% 75 0.31% 2,277 9.34%
Grades 9-12 2,242 9.19% 118 0.48% 2,360 9.68%
Undergrad college 1,349 5.53% 66 0.27% 1,415 5.80%
Graduate or professional school 136 0.56% 52 0.21% 188 0.77%
Total 8,796 36.07% 494 2.03% 9,290 38.10%

Ashe County Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Ashe County Business Information

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Wholesale trade sales (2002): $35,281,000
Retail sales (2002): $202,870,000
Accommodation and foodservices sales (2002): $16,368,000
Value of Manufacturers' Shipments (2002): $237,708
Retired workers (2005): 4,130

Ashe County Businesses Changes By Year


Year - Type  Business Births  Business Deaths  Business Expansions  Business Contractions  Stable Businesses
1999 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
1999 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 2 0 5 1 5
1999 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 2 1 2
1999 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 1 0 0 1
1999 - Construction 11 10 38 13 18
1999 - Educational Services 0 0 0 0 0
1999 - Finance & Insurance 5 3 6 6 5
1999 - Health Care & Social Assistance 2 4 11 7 13
1999 - Information 1 1 5 0 3
1999 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 1 0 1 0 0
1999 - Manufacturing 1 5 10 10 8
1999 - Mining 0 1 1 0 0
1999 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 5 3 13 7 29
1999 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 8 3 3 3 8
1999 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 0 0 3 2 10
1999 - Retail Trade 8 8 33 17 38
1999 - Transportation & Warehousing 2 1 4 2 4
1999 - Unclassified 2 1 0 0 1
1999 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 1
1999 - Wholesale Trade 3 3 3 8 10
1999 - Total 51 44 138 77 156
2000 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 1 1 1 4 6
2000 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 0 1 2 2
2000 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 0 0 0 1
2000 - Construction 17 9 27 24 20
2000 - Educational Services 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Finance & Insurance 1 1 13 0 8
2000 - Health Care & Social Assistance 7 2 12 9 11
2000 - Information 2 2 2 3 2
2000 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 1 0 1
2000 - Manufacturing 3 1 11 11 7
2000 - Mining 0 0 1 0 0
2000 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 6 4 11 11 28
2000 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 3 7 6 1 8
2000 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 0 1 3 2 9
2000 - Retail Trade 4 3 19 26 47
2000 - Transportation & Warehousing 0 0 4 3 5
2000 - Unclassified 5 1 1 0 0
2000 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 1
2000 - Wholesale Trade 2 2 8 5 10
2000 - Total 52 34 121 101 166
2001 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2001 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 1 1 5 3 4
2001 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 2 1 0 3
2001 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 0 0 0 1
2001 - Construction 15 12 28 24 24
2001 - Educational Services 2 0 0 0 0
2001 - Finance & Insurance 3 1 9 5 7
2001 - Health Care & Social Assistance 3 4 11 7 17
2001 - Information 0 0 3 1 5
2001 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 1 1 0 0
2001 - Manufacturing 1 3 10 15 7
2001 - Mining 0 0 0 1 0
2001 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 4 4 12 13 29
2001 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 3 0 3 2 13
2001 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 2 0 4 0 10
2001 - Retail Trade 4 12 22 24 39
2001 - Transportation & Warehousing 0 0 5 2 5
2001 - Unclassified 3 2 0 0 0
2001 - Utilities 1 0 1 0 0
2001 - Wholesale Trade 3 4 6 6 8
2001 - Total 45 46 121 103 172
2002 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2002 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 1 4 3 3 3
2002 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 2 0 1 1
2002 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 1 0 0 0
2002 - Construction 9 17 22 28 27
2002 - Educational Services 0 1 0 0 1
2002 - Finance & Insurance 5 1 8 5 10
2002 - Health Care & Social Assistance 8 1 13 6 17
2002 - Information 1 0 2 3 4
2002 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 1 0 0
2002 - Manufacturing 2 3 6 13 11
2002 - Mining 0 0 1 0 0
2002 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 6 5 13 9 31
2002 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 3 2 3 5 10
2002 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 4 1 3 4 8
2002 - Retail Trade 13 11 25 25 29
2002 - Transportation & Warehousing 0 1 3 1 7
2002 - Unclassified 1 2 0 0 0
2002 - Utilities 0 0 1 1 0
2002 - Wholesale Trade 0 1 8 5 9
2002 - Total 54 53 112 109 168
2003 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 1 1 3 2 3
2003 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 2 2 0 1 1
2003 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 2 0 0 1 0
2003 - Construction 14 8 18 32 28
2003 - Educational Services 0 0 0 0 1
2003 - Finance & Insurance 8 3 6 7 13
2003 - Health Care & Social Assistance 3 3 16 7 16
2003 - Information 0 1 5 1 3
2003 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 0 1
2003 - Manufacturing 2 3 12 5 9
2003 - Mining 0 0 0 2 0
2003 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 2 6 10 15 31
2003 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 5 2 3 6 10
2003 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 1 1 5 5 10
2003 - Retail Trade 15 8 25 23 42
2003 - Transportation & Warehousing 1 1 4 3 4
2003 - Unclassified 0 1 0 0 0
2003 - Utilities 1 0 1 1 0
2003 - Wholesale Trade 2 0 5 5 11
2003 - Total 59 40 113 116 183
2004 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 3 2 0 2 5
2004 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 2 0 0 1
2004 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 0 0 1 3
2004 - Construction 11 8 24 30 34
2004 - Educational Services 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Finance & Insurance 1 3 12 4 15
2004 - Health Care & Social Assistance 1 4 11 11 16
2004 - Information 0 0 6 1 2
2004 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 0 1
2004 - Manufacturing 3 1 14 9 4
2004 - Mining 1 0 0 2 1
2004 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 1 2 13 17 27
2004 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 7 5 6 0 13
2004 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 5 2 4 3 13
2004 - Retail Trade 13 10 22 25 46
2004 - Transportation & Warehousing 1 2 4 2 4
2004 - Unclassified 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Utilities 0 0 0 2 0
2004 - Wholesale Trade 0 5 2 4 7
2004 - Total 47 46 118 113 192
2005 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 3 0 1 4 5
2005 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 1 0 0
2005 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 0 2 0 2
2005 - Construction 12 15 28 23 31
2005 - Educational Services 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Finance & Insurance 3 2 4 17 9
2005 - Health Care & Social Assistance 4 2 13 10 14
2005 - Information 1 1 4 2 2
2005 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 1 0 1 0 0
2005 - Manufacturing 2 1 10 13 6
2005 - Mining 0 1 1 1 1
2005 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 3 2 15 12 28
2005 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 0 8 2 9 7
2005 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 2 3 4 3 15
2005 - Retail Trade 6 11 26 25 45
2005 - Transportation & Warehousing 2 0 2 4 5
2005 - Unclassified 1 0 0 0 0
2005 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 1
2005 - Wholesale Trade 3 1 3 3 5
2005 - Total 43 47 117 126 176

Wholesale Trade Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Ashe County Public Benefits Information

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Ashe County Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 42,730 86.69%
 Below Poverty Level 6,562 13.31%

Ashe County Government Finances By Year


Year  Property Taxes  Other Taxes  Intergov. Revenue  Utility Revenue  Employee Retirement Revenue  Other Revenue Total Revenue Salaries & Wages Total Debt Total Cash & Securities
1970 $739 $14 $3,220 $0 $0 $312 $4,271 $2,050 $259 $265
1971 $664 $13 $3,340 $0 $0 $208 $4,212 $2,213 $214 $234
1972 $759 $112 $3,528 $0 $0 $578 $4,865 $2,561 $170 $581
1973 $805 $244 $4,067 $0 $0 $576 $5,448 $2,714 $0 $987
1974 $846 $276 $4,427 $0 $0 $430 $5,703 $2,671 $99 $929
1975 $763 $290 $5,463 $0 $0 $694 $6,920 $3,400 $53 $1,112
1976 $1,120 $330 $5,051 $0 $0 $865 $7,036 $3,450 $25 $1,313
1977 $1,363 $387 $5,586 $0 $0 $788 $7,737 $4,259 $0 $1,132
1978 $1,482 $462 $6,019 $0 $0 $709 $8,210 $4,671 $0 $1,117
1979 $1,532 $512 $7,334 $0 $0 $491 $9,357 $5,285 $0 $936
1980 $1,838 $526 $7,590 $0 $0 $1,135 $10,563 $5,790 $4,425 $1,091
1981 $1,910 $549 $7,936 $0 $0 $1,190 $11,036 $6,426 $3,925 $1,131
1982 $1,960 $609 $8,204 $0 $0 $1,330 $11,494 $6,575 $6,800 $1,245
1983 $2,039 $650 $8,229 $0 $0 $1,461 $11,729 $6,952 $6,125 $1,257
1984 $2,643 $1,036 $8,800 $0 $0 $1,689 $13,132 $7,403 $5,625 $1,304
1985 $2,830 $1,393 $10,137 $0 $0 $2,183 $15,150 $8,360 $4,795 $1,481
1986 $3,287 $1,452 $10,984 $0 $0 $2,138 $16,409 $9,697 $3,965 $2,309
1987 $3,414 $1,800 $11,664 $0 $0 $2,732 $17,810 $10,181 $2,753 $1,725
1988 $3,453 $2,359 $12,393 $0 $0 $1,294 $17,140 $10,681 $2,125 $3,744
1989 $3,628 $2,603 $13,790 $0 $0 $1,286 $18,704 $11,532 $2,100 $3,789
1990 $3,662 $2,692 $14,996 $0 $0 $3,020 $21,678 $12,572 $2,100 $3,974
1991 $4,263 $2,551 $16,087 $0 $0 $1,959 $22,309 $13,560 $2,100 $4,018
1992 $4,715 $2,630 $15,552 $0 $0 $2,384 $22,651 $13,384 $0 $2,260
1993 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1994 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1995 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1996 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1997 $6,341 $3,301 $17,436 $0 $0 $2,621 $26,398 $14,438 $2,850 $8,854
1998 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1999 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2001 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2002 $10,178 $4,244 $24,317 $0 $0 $3,360 $37,855 $21,749 $14,803 $6,991


Year  Education  Financial Control  Public Buildings  Public Health  Transportation  Parks & Recreation Total Expenses
 Protective Services  Welfare  Interest On General Debt  Utilities  Employee Retirement  Other
1970 $3,049 $69 $10 $44 $0 $0 $4,145
$15 $867 $9 $0 $0 $82
1971 $2,918 $79 $14 $49 $0 $0 $3,965
$27 $789 $6 $0 $0 $83
1972 $3,692 $86 $15 $51 $0 $0 $4,795
$46 $773 $5 $0 $0 $127
1973 $3,812 $119 $43 $60 $0 $68 $5,202
$74 $765 $5 $0 $0 $256
1974 $4,189 $190 $47 $88 $0 $54 $5,801
$100 $607 $5 $0 $0 $521
1975 $4,881 $149 $78 $147 $0 $80 $7,038
$103 $517 $2 $0 $0 $1,081
1976 $5,344 $151 $27 $80 $0 $62 $6,919
$158 $591 $1 $0 $0 $505
1977 $5,546 $135 $48 $114 $0 $38 $7,624
$0 $689 $1 $0 $0 $1,053
1978 $6,616 $188 $69 $98 $0 $26 $8,951
$184 $890 $0 $0 $0 $880
1979 $7,486 $330 $165 $106 $0 $23 $10,163
$218 $1,034 $0 $0 $0 $801
1980 $7,527 $288 $158 $129 $0 $115 $10,476
$212 $726 $252 $0 $0 $1,069
1981 $8,346 $374 $161 $207 $0 $126 $11,504
$268 $798 $248 $0 $0 $976
1982 $9,221 $279 $150 $134 $0 $60 $12,102
$293 $843 $243 $0 $0 $879
1983 $9,470 $370 $173 $140 $0 $63 $12,555
$309 $1,011 $195 $0 $0 $824
1984 $9,834 $379 $209 $145 $0 $102 $13,576
$338 $962 $477 $0 $0 $1,130
1985 $10,875 $535 $205 $191 $0 $85 $15,265
$322 $1,125 $451 $0 $0 $1,476
1986 $12,060 $501 $186 $338 $0 $84 $16,218
$345 $985 $361 $0 $0 $1,358
1987 $12,561 $417 $241 $376 $0 $164 $17,281
$405 $1,057 $359 $0 $0 $1,701
1988 $13,859 $457 $287 $395 $0 $78 $18,834
$430 $1,163 $264 $0 $0 $1,901
1989 $15,665 $616 $296 $466 $0 $98 $20,899
$461 $1,299 $206 $0 $0 $1,792
1990 $17,953 $576 $309 $585 $0 $120 $23,620
$529 $1,406 $179 $0 $0 $1,963
1991 $17,924 $556 $330 $708 $0 $122 $24,151
$540 $1,828 $187 $0 $0 $1,956
1992 $16,335 $510 $347 $680 $0 $123 $22,973
$536 $2,067 $196 $0 $0 $2,179
1993 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1994 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1995 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1996 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1997 $19,171 $935 $781 $724 $15 $113 $28,686
$718 $3,293 $177 $0 $0 $2,759
1998 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1999 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2001 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2002 $26,180 $1,089 $767 $1,007 $0 $189 $41,296
$1,001 $4,663 $936 $0 $0 $5,464

Ashe County Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Ashe County Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 6
Ashe County Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Ashe County Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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People With A Disability (2000): 52,000

Ashe County Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 2,590 10.62%
10-19 Years 2,797 11.47%
20-29 Years 2,689 11.03%
30-39 Years 3,347 13.73%
40-49 Years 3,694 15.15%
50-59 Years 3,433 14.08%
60-69 Years 2,660 10.91%
70-79 Years 2,021 8.29%
80-89 Years 966 3.96%
90+ Years 187 0.77%

Ashe County Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 12,031 49.34%
 Female 12,353 50.66%

Ashe County Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 23,440 96.13%
 Hispanic/Latino 590 2.42%
 African-American 155 0.64%
 Multiracial 97 0.40%
 Asian 57 0.23%
 Amerindian 40 0.16%
 Other Race 5 0.02%
 Pacific Islander 0 0.00%

Ashe County Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 11,474 35.35%
2. English 5,566 17.15%
3. German 5,288 16.29%
4. Irish 3,194 9.84%
5. Scotch Irish 1,495 4.61%
6. Scottish 1,228 3.78%
7. French Non-Basque 719 2.21%
8. Dutch 647 1.99%
9. Italian 624 1.92%
10. Polish 488 1.50%

Ashe County Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 45,627 96.71%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 1,231 2.61%
3. French 116 0.25%
4. German 80 0.17%
5. Italian 26 0.06%
6. Japanese 22 0.05%
7. Chinese 20 0.04%
8. Korean 18 0.04%
9. Polish 12 0.03%
10. Tagalog 12 0.03%

Ashe County Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 48,836 98.05%
 Naturalized immigrant 242 0.49%
 Not a citizen 728 1.46%

Ashe County Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
Ashe County Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


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