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ZIP Code 28651

Primary City:Millers Creek, NC (View All Cities)
County: Wilkes County
Timezone: Eastern (1:07pm)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.3, -81.3
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28651

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28651. 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 28651. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28651, 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:
Millers Creek, NC
Acceptable:
Wilbar

Stats and Demographics for the 28651 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28651 is located in north North Carolina and covers a slightly higher 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 28651 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 a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28651 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,132
Population Density 81 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,567
Median Home Value $124,600
Land Area 87.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,945
Median Household Income $34,821

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male212243247203186194216231265289271259239181125746129
Female2072232361831551702082602452862902952402011621236756
Total41946648338634136442449151057556155447938228719712885

Gender

 Male 3,525 49%
 Female 3,607 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,826 95.7%
 Black Or African American 45 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.2%
 Asian 12 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 162 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 73 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3919938051449538519156
Renter5215115312683624217
Total9135053364057844723373

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,638 56%
 Single Guardian 445 15%
 Singles 740 25%
 Singles With Roommate 122 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,017 68%
 Households with Kids 928 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3949324347434748584557574642554638372746
Female4946443250415039435340355256434936342135
Total88957675978497871019897929898989574714881

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28651 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28651 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 28651 real estate data, the median home value of $124,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 28651. Rentals in 28651 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28651 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,132 100%
 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 1,181 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,078 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 686 19%
 Households Vacant 622 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 119 19.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.5%
 For Sale Only 48 7.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 3.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 248 39.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 181 29.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 16 2%
 2 Bedroom 402 55%
 3+ Bedroom 313 43%
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 $34,821 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28651 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 28651 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 1,829 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,249 24%
 No Earnings 2,218 42%
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 1,829 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,249 24%
 No Earnings 2,218 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,521 95.6%
 Public transportation 5 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 34 1.3%
 Worked at Home 78 3.0%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 614 26.5%
 High School Graduate 1,433 61.9%
 Associate's degree 87 3.8%
 Bachelor's degree 119 5.1%
 Master's degree 54 2.3%
 Professional school degree 8 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,002 76.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 83 6.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 220 16.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28651

ZIP Code 28651 is in the Wilkes County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28651.

Millers Creek Elementary
4320 North Nc Hwy 16
Millers Creek, NC 28651
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wilkes County School District
West Wilkes High School
6598 Boone Trail
Millers Creek, NC 28651
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wilkes County School District
Millers Creek Christian School
5100 Boone Trail Rd
Millers Creek, NC 28651
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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