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ZIP Code 28629

Primary City:Glendale Springs, NC (View All Cities)
County: Ashe County
Timezone: Eastern (3:10pm)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.33, -81.37
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28629

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28629. 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 28629. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28629, 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:
Glendale Springs, NC
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Stats and Demographics for the 28629 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28629 is located in northwest 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 28629 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28629 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 75
Population Density 31 people per sq mi
Housing Units 51
Land Area 2.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 32

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

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


 Male 35 47%
 Female 40 53%


 White 74 99%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 1%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 23 72%
 Single Guardian 3 9%
 Singles 6 19%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 22 69%
 Households with Kids 10 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28629 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28629 were primarily built in the 1980s.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 75 100%
 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 18 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 11 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 3 6%
 Households Vacant 19 37%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 58%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 28629 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 28629 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7 9%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 70 91%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7 9%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 70 91%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 77 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 28629 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 0 0%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 41 100%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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