Asheville, NC Facts, Population, Income, Demographics, Economy

Population (total): Population in 2017: 91,902 (100% urban, 0% rural).

Population (female): 48,091

Median Age: 40.7 years

Median Rent: Median gross rent in 2017: $1,088.

Cost of Living: March 2019 cost of living index in Asheville: 93.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Sex Offenders: According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 194 registered sex offenders living in Asheville, North Carolina as of January 18, 2021. The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Asheville is 461 to 1.The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this

Ancestries: Ancestries: English (13.5%), American (11.0%), Irish (9.4%), German (7.9%), Scotch-Irish (3.8%), Scottish (2.9%).

Zip Codes: 28704, 28715, 28732, 28801, 28803, 28804, 28805, 28806

Median Incomes:
      Estimated median household income in 2017: $50,184 (it was $32,772 in 2000)
      Estimated per capita income in 2017: $34,341 (it was $20,024 in 2000)
      Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $267,000 (it was $105,200 in 2000) Asheville:$267,000NC:$171,200

An engagement was also fought later that month at Swannanoa Gap as part of the larger Stoneman's Raid, with Union forces retreating in the face of resistance from Brig. Gen. Martin, commander of Confederate troops in western North Carolina, but returning to the area via Howard's Gap and Henderson County.[citation needed] In late April 1865, North Carolina Union troops from the 3rd North Carolina Mounted Infantry, under the overall command of Union Gen. Stoneman, captured Asheville. After a negotiated departure, the troops nevertheless subsequently returned and plundered and burned a number of Confederate supporters' homes in Asheville.

Recognitions and Certifications

Accredited Drug Testing has been recognized as one of the "Top 10 drug testing companies" for excellent customer service and we have received TPA Accreditation from the National Drug and Alcohol Screening Association. We are active in all drug testing industry associations and our staff are trained and certified as drug and alcohol testing specialists.

Important Links

National Drug and Alcohol Screening Association (https://ndasa.com/)

National Drug Free Workplace Alliance (https://www.ndwa.org/)

Substance Abuse Program Administrators Association (https://www.sapaa.com/)

Substance Abuse Mental Health Safety Administration (https://www.samhsa.gov/)

US Drug Enforcement Administration (https://www.dea.gov/)

Office of Drug alcohol Policy Control (https://www.transportation.gov/odapc)

Asheville, North Carolina Drug Testing

Asheville, North Carolina Drug 10 Panel Testing

10 Panel Drug Test, Asheville, NC

Accredited Drug Testing provides a 10-panel drug test at testing centers located in Asheville NC and throughout the local area. Same day service is available, and most testing centers are within minutes of your home or office. DOT drug testing and ETG Alcohol testing is also available.

Urine drug testing is the most common and customizable screening method available in the drug testing world. Many times, drug tests are ordered from companies, courts, or individuals without knowing what drug panel is needing to be analyzed.

The most common drug panel options include the 5,10, 12, 14 and 17 panel drug tests but we also offer specialized and customized panels based on your specific need and we are here to discuss exactly what is tested in each type of drug test panel.

Urine or Hair Drug Testing in Asheville, NC – You Choose!

The detection period for a urine drug test is 1-5 days. However, hair drug testing is becoming more common because the detection period for a standard hair test can be up to 90 days. You must have at least an inch and a half of hair (1.5 inches) on your head or body hair may be used when conducting a hair drug test.

Facts About 10 Panel Drug Test

  • The most cost-effective option in the workplace
  • Most common and customizable screening method
  • Detects recent drug use
  • Available in instant or lab based testing options

Remember that many opioid addictions lead to further drug use, including heroin, so you may find that a standard 5 and 10 panel is not fulfilling your needs. In this case, consider a 12-panel drug test, which tests for additional opiates and painkillers that would not show up on a test with fewer panels.

A urine drug test detects recent drug use and is currently the only testing method that is approved for federally mandated drug testing.(5 panel DOT drug Test) Urine testing is appropriate for all testing reasons, from pre-employment to random to post-accident – and can be performed for a wide range of illicit and prescription drugs.

What drug are tested for in a 10 Panel Drug Test?

The drugs tested in a10 panel urine drug test include:

  • Amphetamines
  • Barbiturates
  • Benzodiazepines
  • Cocaine
  • Marijuana
  • MDA
  • Methadone
  • Methaqualone
  • Opiates
  • PCP
  • Propoxyphene

The standard 10 panel drug test is typically collected at a collection site and analyzed at a SAMHSA Certified Laboratory. If you need a rapid results test, the 10 panel is available for a rapid result in most areas Nationwide. Results for a rapid results test are typically available the same business day (for negative results) and if a non-negative result exist, we send the specimen to the lab to perform confirmation testing at no additional charge.

What is a drug test?

A drug test is a technical analysis of a biological specimen such as urine, hair, blood, breath, finger nail and oral fluid/saliva. The common procedure for a drug test is to have a donor provide a specimen to a drug testing collection specialist, complete a chain of custody form and then the collector will send by carrier the specimen to a laboratory for analysis and a determination if the specimen is negative or positive. Although there many laboratories in the United States which provide drug testing analysis, it is recommended that only a laboratory that is SAMHSA Certified is to be used when determining a drug testing result.

Does passive smoke inhalation cause a false positive for marijuana?

"Passive" smoke inhalation from being in a room with people smoking marijuana is not considered valid, as the cut-off concentrations for lab analysis are set well above that which might occur for passive inhalation.

Other abnormalities in the urine screen may indicate that results may be a false negative or that there was deliberate adulteration of the sample. For example:

  • a low creatinine lab value can indicate that a urine sample was tampered with; either the subject diluted their urine by consuming excessive water just prior to testing, or water was added to the urine sample.
  • creatinine levels are often used in conjunction with specific gravity to determine if samples have been diluted. To help avoid this problem, the testing lab may color the water in their toilet blue to prevent the sample being diluted with water from the toilet.
  • subjects may also attempt to add certain enzymes to the urine sample to affect stability, but this often changes the pH, which is also tested.

How long do drugs stay in your system?

The window of detection or often times referred to as look back period of a drug test depend on several factors. Some of the factors impacting how long a drug will stay in your system are:

  • The amount of the drug taken
  • The frequency of the drug taken
  • The type of drug taken
  • An individual’s body metabolic rate and general health
  • The amount of fluids consumed since ingesting the drug
  • The amount of exercise since ingesting the drug
  • Other genetic variations that would impact an individual’s response to a specific drug

In the case of life-threatening symptoms, unconsciousness, or bizarre behavior in an emergency situation, screening for common drugs and toxins may help find the cause, called a toxicology test or tox screen to denote the broader area of possible substances beyond just self-administered drugs. These tests can also be done post-mortem during an autopsy in cases where a death was not expected. The test is usually done within 96 h (4 days) after the desire for the test is realized. Both a urine sample and a blood sample may be tested.

ADT offers 10 panel urine drug tests in Asheville, NC.
Don’t see your location, call us today at (800) 221-4291

Asheville Drug Testing locations

3 MCDOWELL ST 1.2 miles

3 MCDOWELL ST
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
Categories: ASHEVILLE NC

7 MCDOWELL ST STE 100 1.2 miles

7 MCDOWELL ST STE 100
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
Categories: ASHEVILLE NC

28 WESTGATE PKWY 1.3 miles

28 WESTGATE PKWY
ASHEVILLE, NC 28806
Categories: ASHEVILLE NC

75B LIVINGSTON ST 1.6 miles

75B LIVINGSTON ST
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
Categories: ASHEVILLE NC

41 Oakland Rd Ste 150, 1.8 miles

41 Oakland Rd Ste 150,
Asheville, NC 28801
Categories: Asheville NC

160 HENDERSONVILLE RD 2.7 miles

160 HENDERSONVILLE RD
ASHEVILLE, NC 28803
Categories: ASHEVILLE NC

1201 PATTON AVE 2.8 miles

1201 PATTON AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC 28806
Categories: ASHEVILLE NC

2 MEDICAL PARK DR STE 102 3.8 miles

2 MEDICAL PARK DR STE 102
ASHEVILLE, NC 28803
Categories: ASHEVILLE NC

1833 HENDERSONVILLE RD 7.0 miles

1833 HENDERSONVILLE RD
ASHEVILLE, NC 28803
Categories: ASHEVILLE NC

155 WEAVER BLVD 7.1 miles

155 WEAVER BLVD
WEAVERVILLE, NC 28787
Categories: WEAVERVILLE NC

63 MONTICELLO RD 7.6 miles

63 MONTICELLO RD
WEAVERVILLE, NC 28787
Categories: WEAVERVILLE NC

310 LONG SHOALS RD 8.3 miles

310 LONG SHOALS RD
ARDEN, NC 28704
Categories: ARDEN NC

317 RUTLEDGE RD 10.5 miles

317 RUTLEDGE RD
FLETCHER, NC 28732
Categories: FLETCHER NC

511 SMOKY PARK HWY STE A2 10.8 miles

511 SMOKY PARK HWY STE A2
CANDLER, NC 28715
Categories: CANDLER NC

2695 HENDERSONVILLE RD 11.1 miles

2695 HENDERSONVILLE RD
ARDEN, NC 28704
Categories: ARDEN NC

55 BUCKEYE COVE RD 17.0 miles

55 BUCKEYE COVE RD
CANTON, NC 28716
Categories: CANTON NC

212A THOMPSON ST 18.9 miles

212A THOMPSON ST
HENDERSONVILLE, NC 28792
Categories: HENDERSONVILLE NC

305 8TH AVE E 20.0 miles

305 8TH AVE E
HENDERSONVILLE, NC 28792
Categories: HENDERSONVILLE NC

825 SPARTANBURG HWY STE 17 21.2 miles

825 SPARTANBURG HWY STE 17
HENDERSONVILLE, NC 28792
Categories: HENDERSONVILLE NC

262 LEROY GEORGE DR 22.5 miles

262 LEROY GEORGE DR
CLYDE, NC 28721
Categories: CLYDE NC

To schedule a 5, 10, 12, 14 or 17 panel urine or hair drug test at a testing center in Asheville NC, please call (800) 221-4291 or schedule online.

Local Asheville Information

Local Area Info: Asheville, North Carolina

Asheville is a city and the county seat of Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States. It is the largest city in Western North Carolina, and the 12th-most populous city in the U.S. state of North Carolina. The city's population was 89,121 according to 2016 estimates. It is the principal city in the four-county Asheville metropolitan area, with a population of 424,858 in 2010.

Before the arrival of the Europeans, the land where Asheville now exists lay within the boundaries of the Cherokee Nation. In 1540, Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto came to the area known as Guaxule, bringing the first European visitors along with European diseases, which seriously depleted the native population. The area was used as an open hunting ground until the middle of the 19th century.

The history of Asheville, as a town, began in 1784. In that year, Colonel Samuel Davidson and his family settled in the Swannanoa Valley, redeeming a soldier's land grant from the state of North Carolina. Soon after building a log cabin at the bank of Christian Creek, Davidson was lured into the woods by a band of Cherokee hunters and killed. Davidson's wife, child, and female slave fled on foot overnight to Davidson's Fort (named after Davidson's father General John Davidson) 16miles away.

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Population (total): Population in 2017: 91,902 (100% urban, 0% rural).

Population (female): 48,091

Median Age: 40.7 years

Median Rent: Median gross rent in 2017: $1,088.

Cost of Living: March 2019 cost of living index in Asheville: 93.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Sex Offenders: According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 194 registered sex offenders living in Asheville, North Carolina as of January 18, 2021. The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Asheville is 461 to 1.The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this

Ancestries: Ancestries: English (13.5%), American (11.0%), Irish (9.4%), German (7.9%), Scotch-Irish (3.8%), Scottish (2.9%).

Zip Codes: 28704, 28715, 28732, 28801, 28803, 28804, 28805, 28806

Median Incomes:
      Estimated median household income in 2017: $50,184 (it was $32,772 in 2000)
      Estimated per capita income in 2017: $34,341 (it was $20,024 in 2000)
      Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $267,000 (it was $105,200 in 2000) Asheville:$267,000NC:$171,200

An engagement was also fought later that month at Swannanoa Gap as part of the larger Stoneman's Raid, with Union forces retreating in the face of resistance from Brig. Gen. Martin, commander of Confederate troops in western North Carolina, but returning to the area via Howard's Gap and Henderson County.[citation needed] In late April 1865, North Carolina Union troops from the 3rd North Carolina Mounted Infantry, under the overall command of Union Gen. Stoneman, captured Asheville. After a negotiated departure, the troops nevertheless subsequently returned and plundered and burned a number of Confederate supporters' homes in Asheville.