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ZIP Code 28739

Primary City:Hendersonville, NC (View All Cities)
County: Henderson County
Timezone: Eastern (4:15pm)
Area code: 828 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.3, -82.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28739

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28739. 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 28739. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28739, 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:
Hendersonville, NC
Acceptable:
Hendersonvlle, Laurel Park

Stats and Demographics for the 28739 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28739 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 28739 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28739 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,786
Population Density 295 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,204
Median Home Value $224,500
Land Area 67.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.64 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,013
Median Household Income $51,163

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male475437516455378444446490541582721763762705597556382229
Female435474477406345413435549555659806831923950697533413406
Total9109119938617238578811,0391,0961,2411,5271,5941,6851,6551,2941,089795635

Gender

 Male 9,479 48%
 Female 10,307 52%
Gender

Race

 White 18,297 92.5%
 Black Or African American 535 2.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.2%
 Asian 114 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 24 0.1%
 Other Race 487 2.5%
 Two Or More Races 298 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner493867631,1781,5591,5791,124345
Renter148401370378291201135106
Total1977871,1331,5561,8501,7801,259451

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,946 55%
 Single Guardian 957 11%
 Singles 2,658 29%
 Singles With Roommate 452 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,086 79%
 Households with Kids 1,927 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male89941029675781097798106100921171019091111927173
Female96768999958493100102949810593877710593765568
Total185170191195170162202177200200198197210188167196204168126141

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28739 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28739 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 28739 real estate data, the median home value of $224,500 is slightly higher 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 28739. Rentals in 28739 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28739 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,584 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 161 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 34 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,151 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,832 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,030 18%
 Households Vacant 2,191 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 276 12.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 21 1.0%
 For Sale Only 317 14.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 1.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,139 52.0%
 For Migrant Workers 8 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 391 17.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 86 4%
 1 Bedroom 467 23%
 2 Bedroom 927 45%
 3+ Bedroom 579 28%
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 $51,163 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28739 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. More commuters in 28739 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 4,782 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,208 25%
 No Earnings 8,127 47%
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 4,782 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,208 25%
 No Earnings 8,127 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,820 90.6%
 Public transportation 13 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 293 3.9%
 Worked at Home 388 5.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 615 8%
 High School Graduate 3,514 47%
 Associate's degree 749 10%
 Bachelor's degree 1,418 19%
 Master's degree 634 8%
 Professional school degree 326 4%
 Doctorate degree 290 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,223 71.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 501 16.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 386 12.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28739

ZIP Code 28739 is in the Henderson County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28739.

Atkinson Elementary
2510 Old Kanuga Rd
Hendersonville, NC 28739
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henderson County School District
Mud Creek Christian School
403 Rutledge Dr
Hendersonville, NC 28739
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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