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ZIP Code 28663

Primary City:Piney Creek, NC (View All Cities)
County: Alleghany County
Timezone: Eastern (4:43am)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.53, -81.30
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28663

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28663. 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 28663. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28663, 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:
Piney Creek, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28663 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28663 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 28663 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28663 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 614
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 591
Median Home Value $153,600
Land Area 17.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 268
Median Household Income $36,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male101711188121623161932293116201194
Female19191216111117152117263628211512610
Total293623341923333837365865593735231514

Gender

 Male 302 49%
 Female 312 51%
Gender

Race

 White 602 98.0%
 Black Or African American 8 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner118264468392610
Renter15789510
Total223335277442710

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 161 60%
 Single Guardian 28 10%
 Singles 72 27%
 Singles With Roommate 7 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 202 75%
 Households with Kids 66 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male02331633413214314552
Female05294661215411324521
Total07512512946286256381073

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28663 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 28663 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 28663 real estate data, the median home value of $153,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 28663. Rentals in 28663 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28663 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 614 100%
 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 117 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 115 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 36 6%
 Households Vacant 323 55%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 1.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 24 7.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 253 78.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 11.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 33 67%
 3+ Bedroom 16 33%
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 $36,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28663 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. Most commuters in 28663 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 198 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 128 22%
 No Earnings 250 43%
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 198 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 128 22%
 No Earnings 250 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 254 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 8%
 Worked at Home 14 5%
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 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 49 21%
 High School Graduate 114 48%
 Associate's degree 46 19%
 Bachelor's degree 14 6%
 Master's degree 6 3%
 Professional school degree 8 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 85 66%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 43 34%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28663

ZIP Code 28663 is in the Alleghany County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28663.

Piney Creek Elementary
559 Piney Creek Sch Rd
Piney Creek, NC 28663
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alleghany County School District

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