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ZIP Code 28643

Primary City:Lansing, NC (View All Cities)
County: Ashe County
Timezone: Eastern (11:06am)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.5, -81.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28643

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28643. 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 28643. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28643, 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:
Lansing, NC
Acceptable:
Husk
Unacceptable:
Apple Grove, Ball, Bly, Brandon, Comet, Dolinger, Farmers Store, Little Horse Creek, Sturgills, Tuckerdale

Stats and Demographics for the 28643 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28643 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 28643 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 28643 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,521
Population Density 51 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,168
Median Home Value $105,700
Land Area 69.62 sq mi
Water Area 0.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,548
Median Household Income $29,475

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10598878973909110111712215116211912275634616
Female9595939579103819612914315013314111190743650
Total2001931801841521931721972462653012952602331651378266

Gender

 Male 1,727 49%
 Female 1,794 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,443 97.8%
 Black Or African American 10 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.3%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 22 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 34 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2211218025130423415044
Renter244951502724206
Total4616123130133125817050

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 841 54%
 Single Guardian 222 14%
 Singles 429 28%
 Singles With Roommate 56 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,147 74%
 Households with Kids 401 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2717192319222220152210172117151919201614
Female191717262317259212520142014242320161217
Total4634364942394729364730314131394239362831

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28643 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28643 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 28643 real estate data, the median home value of $105,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28643 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28643 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28643 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,521 100%
 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 567 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 730 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 251 12%
 Households Vacant 620 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 1.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.3%
 For Sale Only 18 2.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 483 77.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 102 16.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 12 5%
 2 Bedroom 66 26%
 3+ Bedroom 176 69%
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 $29,475 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28643 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. However, that is not the case in 28643. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 960 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 824 26%
 No Earnings 1,400 44%
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 960 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 824 26%
 No Earnings 1,400 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,252 91.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 0.7%
 Worked at Home 111 8.1%
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. 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 362 24.8%
 High School Graduate 828 56.6%
 Associate's degree 64 4.4%
 Bachelor's degree 182 12.4%
 Master's degree 9 0.6%
 Professional school degree 1 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 16 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 496 83.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 49 8.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 49 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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