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ZIP Code 28635

Primary City:Hays, NC (View All Cities)
County: Wilkes County
Timezone: Eastern (7:46am)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.3, -81.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28635

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28635. 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 28635. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28635, 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:
Hays, NC
Unacceptable:
Hayes

Stats and Demographics for the 28635 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28635 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 28635 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28635 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,901
Population Density 93 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,737
Median Home Value $89,800
Land Area 42.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,515
Median Household Income $30,565

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1051231621621089711212715815012015711610269482411
Female1201211241371001041041441371541361311458690583029
Total2252442862992082012162712953042562882611881591065440

Gender

 Male 1,951 50%
 Female 1,950 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,802 97.5%
 Black Or African American 12 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 53 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 22 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner191232232302911969824
Renter316670544027158
Total5018929328433122311332

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 891 59%
 Single Guardian 253 17%
 Singles 327 22%
 Singles With Roommate 44 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 996 66%
 Households with Kids 519 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1520232731162823252442303432393527372422
Female2124262720242524282521242826253327262616
Total3644495451405347534963546258646854635038

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28635 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28635 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 28635 real estate data, the median home value of $89,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28635 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28635 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28635 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,901 100%
 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 657 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 547 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 311 18%
 Households Vacant 222 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 17 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 54 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 117 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 35 11%
 3+ Bedroom 274 89%
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 $30,565 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28635 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 28635 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 808 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 824 28%
 No Earnings 1,357 45%
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 808 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 824 28%
 No Earnings 1,357 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,168 92%
 Public transportation 28 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 4%
 Worked at Home 30 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 439 34%
 High School Graduate 775 61%
 Associate's degree 37 3%
 Bachelor's degree 14 1%
 Master's degree 14 1%
 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 783 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 32 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 108 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28635

ZIP Code 28635 is in the Wilkes County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28635.

Mountain View Elementary
5464 Mountain View Rd
Hays, NC 28635
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wilkes County School District
North Wilkes High School
2986 Traphill Rd
Hays, NC 28635
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wilkes County School District

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