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ZIP Code 28627

Primary City:Glade Valley, NC (View All Cities)
County: Alleghany County
Timezone: Eastern (11:30pm)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.44, -81.00
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28627

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28627. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 28627. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28627, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Glade Valley, NC
Unacceptable:
Cherry Lane, Hare

Stats and Demographics for the 28627 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28627 is located in north North Carolina and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 28627 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28627 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,152
Population Density 57 people per sq mi
Housing Units 879
Median Home Value $116,700
Land Area 20.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 493
Median Household Income $33,381

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male39345440252425385035413453492312171
Female223135302323294032384435474524281418
Total6165897048475478827385691009447403119

Gender

 Male 594 52%
 Female 558 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,107 96.1%
 Black Or African American 3 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 10 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 16 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 15 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner224607872854116
Renter726242222581
Total9508410094904917

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 266 54%
 Single Guardian 71 14%
 Singles 133 27%
 Singles With Roommate 23 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 349 71%
 Households with Kids 144 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male41010747995138611168881067
Female255373957610478836851
Total61515101110181412191810182416111418118

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28627 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 28627 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 28627 real estate data, the median home value of $116,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28627 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28627 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28627 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,152 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 196 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 182 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 115 13%
 Households Vacant 386 44%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 9.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 12 3.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 279 72.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 14.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 11 5%
 2 Bedroom 131 58%
 3+ Bedroom 85 37%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $33,381 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28627 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 28627 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 400 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 266 21%
 No Earnings 578 46%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 400 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 266 21%
 No Earnings 578 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 531 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 4%
 Worked at Home 31 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 70 14%
 High School Graduate 330 68%
 Associate's degree 56 12%
 Bachelor's degree 29 6%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 364 96%
 Enrolled in Private School 15 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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