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ZIP Code 28775

Primary City:Scaly Mountain, NC (View All Cities)
County: Macon County
Timezone: Eastern (6:58pm)
Area code: 828 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.02, -83.30
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28775

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28775. 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 28775. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28775, 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:
Scaly Mountain, NC
Acceptable:
Scaly Mtn

Stats and Demographics for the 28775 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28775 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 28775 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28775 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 296
Population Density 30 people per sq mi
Housing Units 309
Median Home Value $427,100
Land Area 9.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 133
Median Household Income $24,583

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 53Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male46657658781511221410751
Female571083886912151613134624
Total913161310141314162030273527141375

Gender

 Male 147 50%
 Female 149 50%
Gender

Race

 White 278 93.9%
 Black Or African American 6 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 2.7%
 Two Or More Races 3 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1616163120123
Renter25285420
Total31118243624143

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 79 59%
 Single Guardian 12 9%
 Singles 35 26%
 Singles With Roommate 7 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 108 81%
 Households with Kids 25 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male20013101131110200123
Female02111003332311203120
Total22124104463421403243

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28775 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 28775 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 28775 real estate data, the median home value of $427,100 is extremely 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 28775. Rentals in 28775 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28775 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 296 100%
 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 56 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 49 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 28 9%
 Households Vacant 176 57%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 3.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 5 2.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 153 86.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 5.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 42 88%
 3+ Bedroom 6 13%
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 $24,583 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28775 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 28775 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 28775 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 100 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 126 40%
 No Earnings 86 28%
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 100 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 126 40%
 No Earnings 86 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 200 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 2%
 Worked at Home 21 9%
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 21 24%
 High School Graduate 40 45%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 28 31%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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