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ZIP Code 28735

Primary City:Gerton, NC (View All Cities)
County: Henderson County
Timezone: Eastern (1:33pm)
Area code: 828 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.48, -82.36
ZIP (~1700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28735

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28735. 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 28735. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28735, 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:
Gerton, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28735 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28735 is located in west 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 28735 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28735 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 256
Population Density 68 people per sq mi
Housing Units 325
Median Home Value $166,500
Land Area 3.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 131
Median Household Income $39,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male29103778411991381010501
Female36114537281812811167513
Total5152171210156192721211926171014

Gender

 Male 126 49%
 Female 130 51%
Gender

Race

 White 244 95.3%
 Black Or African American 5 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 1.2%
 Asian 1 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner051025222384
Renter310647310
Total3151629292694

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 51 39%
 Single Guardian 19 15%
 Singles 54 41%
 Singles With Roommate 7 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 106 81%
 Households with Kids 25 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male01011404022105010021
Female01110024031241110114
Total02121428053346120135

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28735 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 28735 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 28735 real estate data, the median home value of $166,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 28735 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28735 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 256 100%
 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 55 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 42 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 34 10%
 Households Vacant 194 60%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 148 76%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 100%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 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 $39,625 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 28735 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 28735 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 28735 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 39 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 36 21%
 No Earnings 97 56%
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 39 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 36 21%
 No Earnings 97 56%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 49 65%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 18 24%
 Worked at Home 8 11%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 10 16%
 High School Graduate 17 27%
 Associate's degree 8 13%
 Bachelor's degree 10 16%
 Master's degree 10 16%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 8 13%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 43 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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