With a population of 120,389 , Asheville, North Carolina is a moderately populated city. There are 10 nursing homes there, which gives you a few options to choose from. This city received a city grade of B based on overall nursing home quality. This is as good or better than the city grade of the average city in the United States. This city's profile is also consistent as it did not receive a single weak category grade either. You can learn more about these in the next section.
In addition to receiving a strong overall grade, many of the facilities in Asheville performed spectacularly well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded its facilities an A- for that category, which is one of our best scores. These inspection grades take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these factors by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. The city earned a grade of B+ in the area of short-term care. Finally, this place received a B for nursing and a B- in the area of long-term care.