The 2010 Western North Carolina Jewish Demographic Study
Asheville Jewish Leadership Collaborative
April 19, 2010 to August 24, 2010
The Western North Carolina Study area includes an estimated 4,235 Jews: 3,400 year-round Jewish residents and 835 seasonal Jewish residents. Total number of people living in Jewish households (including non-Jews) is 5,720, of whom 4,720 live in the area year-round.
Jewish households in Asheville, Hendersonville, Brevard and Franklin, North Carolina.
676 Jewish households.
Methodological Appendix summarizes key issues:
Authors report that the overall response rate for the multi-mode survey was 57% (AAPOR RR2).
Section on Bias summarizes the potential for bias in all Jewish community studies, but especially in smaller communities, and in Western North Carolina.