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ZIP Code 28763

Primary City:Otto, NC (View All Cities)
County: Macon County
Timezone: Eastern (3:11pm)
Area code: 828 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.0, -83.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28763

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28763. 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 28763. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28763, 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:
Otto, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28763 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28763 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 28763 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28763 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,725
Population Density 49 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,743
Median Home Value $169,700
Land Area 55.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,137
Median Household Income $43,992

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male 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
Male919284814856765582831011171108275513924
Female797162764874567575901311211258975544829
Total170163146157961301321301571732322382351711501058753

Gender

 Male 1,347 49%
 Female 1,378 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,562 94.0%
 Black Or African American 24 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.3%
 Asian 8 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 89 3.3%
 Two Or More Races 35 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner12609119823318812134
Renter155441372516102
Total2711413223525820413136

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 650 57%
 Single Guardian 161 14%
 Singles 285 25%
 Singles With Roommate 41 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 827 73%
 Households with Kids 310 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male22192213142119211719231991416141417209
Female16161321161217101615109820111716191314
Total3835353430333631333433281734273130363323

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28763 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28763 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 28763 real estate data, the median home value of $169,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28763 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28763 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28763 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,718 99.7%
 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 7 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 560 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 377 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 200 11%
 Households Vacant 606 35%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 37 6.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 56 9.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 435 71.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 69 11.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 127 48%
 3+ Bedroom 135 52%
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 $43,992 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28763 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 28763 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 28763 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 772 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 540 26%
 No Earnings 754 36%
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 772 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 540 26%
 No Earnings 754 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,035 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 60 5%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. 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 178 20%
 High School Graduate 437 49%
 Associate's degree 158 18%
 Bachelor's degree 65 7%
 Master's degree 25 3%
 Professional school degree 17 2%
 Doctorate degree 12 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 271 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 34 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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