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ZIP Code 28670

Primary City:Ronda, NC (View All Cities)
County: Wilkes County
Timezone: Eastern (3:16am)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.20, -80.94
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28670

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28670. 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 28670. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28670, 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:
Ronda, NC
Unacceptable:
Clingman, Dimmette

Stats and Demographics for the 28670 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28670 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 28670 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28670 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,719
Population Density 73 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,260
Median Home Value $90,200
Land Area 37.16 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,114
Median Household Income $27,371

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male628385967060661129011810888917671313117
Female777485677157671089010690891009173393941
Total139157170163141117133220180224198177191167144707058

Gender

 Male 1,355 50%
 Female 1,364 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,530 93.0%
 Black Or African American 74 2.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.0%
 Asian 8 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 66 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 40 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner14631531751821588537
Renter204855492730108
Total341112082242091889545

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 674 61%
 Single Guardian 136 12%
 Singles 273 25%
 Singles With Roommate 31 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 775 70%
 Households with Kids 339 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1311161017121716211316231419212618141712
Female1513181815171414142017151518141413141214
Total2824342832293130353333382937354031282926

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28670 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28670 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 28670 real estate data, the median home value of $90,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28670 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28670 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28670 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,719 100%
 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 435 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 432 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 247 20%
 Households Vacant 146 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 25 17.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1.4%
 For Sale Only 11 7.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 10.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 89 61.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 2%
 2 Bedroom 141 55%
 3+ Bedroom 108 42%
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 $27,371 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28670 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 28670 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 779 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 556 21%
 No Earnings 1,327 50%
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 779 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 556 21%
 No Earnings 1,327 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 952 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 1%
 Worked at Home 36 4%
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 257 27.2%
 High School Graduate 553 58.5%
 Associate's degree 1 0.1%
 Bachelor's degree 124 13.1%
 Master's degree 10 1.1%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 577 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 69 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 45 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28670

ZIP Code 28670 is in the Wilkes County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28670.

Ronda-Clingman Elementary
316 Rondaclingman School Rd
Ronda, NC 28670
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wilkes County School District
East Wilkes Middle School
2202 Macedonia Church Rd
Ronda, NC 28670
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wilkes County School District
East Wilkes High School
13315 Elkin Hwy 268
Ronda, NC 28670
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wilkes County School District

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