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ZIP Code 28791

Primary City:Hendersonville, NC (View All Cities)
County: Henderson County
Timezone: Eastern (12:45pm)
Area code: 828 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.36, -82.51
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28791

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28791. 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 28791. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28791, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 28791 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28791 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 28791 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28791 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,171
Population Density 862 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,184
Median Home Value $201,100
Land Area 16.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,280
Median Household Income $54,146

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 53

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male322354324351267331280328395430463462517459432395273248
Female318328369327244282306361383485537535645626525474404391
Total6406826936785116135866897789151,0009971,1621,085957869677639

Gender

 Male 6,631 47%
 Female 7,540 53%
Gender

Race

 White 13,008 91.8%
 Black Or African American 375 2.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 51 0.4%
 Asian 121 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 68 0.5%
 Other Race 322 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 226 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner272485287701,0391,083840291
Renter93252227238205138147154
Total1205007551,0081,2441,221987445

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,377 54%
 Single Guardian 743 12%
 Singles 1,860 30%
 Singles With Roommate 300 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,903 78%
 Households with Kids 1,377 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5958676666767674626370606269857769675350
Female6765567064825962616475817079736982564754
Total126123123136130158135136123127145141132148158146151123100104

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28791 has a slightly less 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 28791 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 28791 real estate data, the median home value of $201,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 28791. Rentals in 28791 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28791 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,945 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 218 1.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,871 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,955 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,454 20%
 Households Vacant 904 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 202 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 174 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 269 30%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 215 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 39 3%
 1 Bedroom 202 15%
 2 Bedroom 614 47%
 3+ Bedroom 462 35%
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 $54,146 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28791 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 28791 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 3,987 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,704 22%
 No Earnings 5,845 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 3,987 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,704 22%
 No Earnings 5,845 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,312 92.0%
 Public transportation 1 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 26 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 165 2.9%
 Worked at Home 270 4.7%
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 642 12%
 High School Graduate 2,268 43%
 Associate's degree 358 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,204 23%
 Master's degree 484 9%
 Professional school degree 182 3%
 Doctorate degree 118 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,761 70.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 543 21.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 212 8.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28791

ZIP Code 28791 is in the Henderson County School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28791.

Rugby Middle School
3345 Haywood Rd
Hendersonville, NC 28791
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Henderson County School District
Hendersonville Middle School
825 North Whitted St
Hendersonville, NC 28791
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Henderson County School District
Hendersonville Elementary
1039 Randall Circle
Hendersonville, NC 28791
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henderson County School District
West Henderson High School
3600 Haywood Rd
Hendersonville, NC 28791
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Henderson County School District
Hendersonville High School
1 Bearcat Blvd
Hendersonville, NC 28791
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Henderson County School District
Immaculata Catholic School
711 Buncombe St
Hendersonville, NC 28791
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Talisman Academy
2075 N Rugby Rd
Hendersonville, NC 28791
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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