Is Asheville Tap Water Safe to Drink?

Safe to drink?Yes
The estimated price of bottled water in USD(1.5-liter)$2.18

Can You Drink Tap Water in Asheville?

Yes, tap water is drinkable.

There was no general information available in WHO data about safely managed drinking water in North Carolina.

You may check the rate of travelers and residents of Asheville water quality.

World Health Organization with Safely Managed Drinking Water Services Map

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How Do People In North Carolina Rate The Water?

Travelers and residents of North Carolina have rated the water quality and pollution as follows, according to subjective survey data.

A score of 100% is considered very high, and a score of 0% is very low. Please be cautious that "moderate to very high" water pollution is bad and the higher the rate of water quality the better.

DescriptionScoreRating
Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility21%Low
Water Pollution44%Moderate
Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility79%High
Water Quality56%Moderate

Reminder:
Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.

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