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ZIP Code 28745

Primary City:Lake Junaluska, NC (View All Cities)
County: Haywood County
Timezone: Eastern (3:04pm)
Area code: 828 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.53, -82.97
ZIP (~1500 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28745

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28745. 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 28745. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28745, 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:
Lake Junaluska, NC
Acceptable:
Lk Junaluska
Unacceptable:
Assembly

Stats and Demographics for the 28745 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28745 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 28745 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely small. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28745 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 551
Population Density 884 people per sq mi
Housing Units 685
Median Home Value $308,600
Land Area 0.62 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 283
Median Household Income $95,455

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 64Male Median Age: 63Female Median Age: 65

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male312777877146923162331351610
Female6101312559912171125253539342815
Total92220191213161626232048415870694425

Gender

 Male 241 44%
 Female 310 56%
Gender

Race

 White 545 98.9%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 4 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.2%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner04141646617418
Renter5671241141
Total510212850727819

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 156 55%
 Single Guardian 21 7%
 Singles 101 36%
 Singles With Roommate 5 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 248 88%
 Households with Kids 35 12%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00003324011113130302
Female01120223315214233400
Total01123547326327363702

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28745 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 28745 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 2000s. Looking at 28745 real estate data, the median home value of $308,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 28745. Rentals in 28745 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28745 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 551 100%
 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 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 116 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 50 7%
 Households Vacant 402 59%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 91 22.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 17 4.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 276 68.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 4.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 49 70%
 3+ Bedroom 21 30%
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 $95,455 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28745 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 28745 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 28745 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 181 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 154 25%
 No Earnings 269 45%
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 181 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 154 25%
 No Earnings 269 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 312 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 28745 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 59 24%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 35 14%
 Master's degree 69 27%
 Professional school degree 88 35%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 40 33%
 Enrolled in Private School 80 67%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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