Particle Pollution - 24 Hour Learn More Grade: DNC How is my grade calculated? Weighted Average: DNC No monitor for this pollutant exists in this county. Learn More.
Particle Pollution - Annual Learn More Grade: DNC How is my grade calculated? Design Value DNC No monitor for this pollutant exists in this county. Learn More.
Groups At Risk Learn More Total Population: 32,903 Risks to the population Pediatric Asthma: 487 Risks to people with Asthma Adult Asthma: 2,274 Risks to people with Asthma COPD: 2,413 Risks to people with COPD Cardiovascular Disease: 3,697 Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease Diabetes: 3,968Risks to people with Diabetes Children Under 18: 5,538 Risks to children and teens Adults 65 & Over: 9,252 Risks to older adults Poverty Estimate: 4,987Risks to people with low incomes

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  • Ranked 121 for high ozone days out of 220 metropolitan areas
  • Ranked 1 for cleanest metropolitan areas in the country for 24-hour particle pollution
  • Ranked 103 for annual particle pollution out of 220 metropolitan areas

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This County:

Transylvania, NC

Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

  • Buncombe, NC
  • Haywood, NC
  • Henderson, NC
  • Madison, NC
  • Transylvania, NC

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Particle Pollution - 24 Hour Learn More
Change Since

This County:

Transylvania, NC

Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

  • Buncombe, NC
  • Haywood, NC
  • Henderson, NC
  • Madison, NC
  • Transylvania, NC

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Particle Pollution - Annual Learn More
Change Since

This County:

Transylvania, NC

Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

  • Buncombe, NC
  • Haywood, NC
  • Henderson, NC
  • Madison, NC
  • Transylvania, NC

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Groups At Risk
Total Population: Risks to the population
Pediatric Asthma: Risks to people with Asthma
Adult Asthma: Risks to people with Asthma
COPD: Risks to people with COPD
Cardiovascular Disease: Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease
Diabetes: Risks to people with Diabetes
Children Under 18: Risks to children and teens
Adults 65 & Over: Risks to older adults
Poverty Estimate: Risks to people with low incomes

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