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ZIP Code 28693

Primary City:Warrensville, NC (View All Cities)
County: Ashe County
Timezone: Eastern (5:32am)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.46, -81.55
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28693

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28693. 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 28693. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28693, 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:
Warrensville, NC
Unacceptable:
Clifton

Stats and Demographics for the 28693 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28693 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 28693 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 28693 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,700
Population Density 66 people per sq mi
Housing Units 954
Median Home Value $158,800
Land Area 25.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 717
Median Household Income $47,722

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male714552483535455561536174725953251612
Female424054403034436640636862736346232120
Total113851068865698812110111612913614512299483732

Gender

 Male 872 51%
 Female 828 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,636 96.2%
 Black Or African American 6 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 28 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 22 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner543911121391265822
Renter10302719151055
Total15731181311541366327

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 423 59%
 Single Guardian 85 12%
 Singles 177 25%
 Singles With Roommate 32 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 508 71%
 Households with Kids 209 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1220714771091210912813410176115
Female117979851171213415108119844
Total232716211615152019222216232312212614159

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28693 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28693 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 28693 real estate data, the median home value of $158,800 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 28693. Rentals in 28693 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28693 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,690 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 250 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 346 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 121 13%
 Households Vacant 237 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 163 69%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 61 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 31 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $47,722 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28693 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 28693 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 555 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 197 16%
 No Earnings 478 39%
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 555 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 197 16%
 No Earnings 478 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 653 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 36 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. 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 146 28%
 High School Graduate 283 54%
 Associate's degree 80 15%
 Bachelor's degree 15 3%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 160 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 44 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28693

ZIP Code 28693 is in the Ashe County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28693.

Blue Ridge Elementary
5778 Nc Hwy 88 West
Warrensville, NC 28693
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ashe County School District
Ashe County Middle School
255 Northwest Ln
Warrensville, NC 28693
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Ashe County School District

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