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ZIP Code 28637

Primary City:Hildebran, NC (View All Cities)
County: Burke County
Timezone: Eastern (9:28am)
Area code: 828 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.72, -81.42
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28637

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28637. 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 28637. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28637, 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:
Hildebran, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28637 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28637 is located in northwest 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 28637 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28637 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,746
Population Density 608 people per sq mi
Housing Units 765
Median Home Value $110,700
Land Area 2.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 689
Median Household Income $34,219

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5415091
5-96348111
10-145752109
15-195348101
20-24484593
25-29415798
30-345050100
35-396152113
40-446149110
45-496980149
50-546462126
55-595055105
60-64494493
65-69475299
70-74294574
75-79324072
80-84233558
85 Plus53944

Gender

 Male 843 48%
 Female 903 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,601 91.7%
 Black Or African American 34 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.5%
 Asian 63 3.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 20 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 19 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2461824
25-34393675
35-449330123
45-5410045145
55-649029119
65-749015105
75-8473982
85 Plus15116

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 347 50%
 Single Guardian 128 19%
 Singles 175 25%
 Singles With Roommate 39 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 478 69%
 Households with Kids 211 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
171219
210818
361016
46612
57916
613922
7101222
820727
9131124
1081624
11111122
1218725
1310616
14101222
1512921
1671118
179716
1814519
19111627
2011314

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28637 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28637 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1980s. Looking at 28637 real estate data, the median home value of $110,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28637 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28637 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28637 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,746 100%
 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 287 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 219 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 183 24%
 Households Vacant 76 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 12 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 49 64%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 21 9%
 2 Bedroom 154 66%
 3+ Bedroom 58 25%
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 $34,219 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28637 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 28637 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. More commuters in 28637 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 446 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 311 23%
 No Earnings 568 43%
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 446 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 311 23%
 No Earnings 568 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 641 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 18 3%
 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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 158 27.6%
 High School Graduate 322 56.3%
 Associate's degree 51 8.9%
 Bachelor's degree 38 6.6%
 Master's degree 3 0.5%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 243 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28637

ZIP Code 28637 is in the Burke County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28637.

Hildebran Elementary
703 Us Hwy 70 West
Hildebran, NC 28637
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Burke County School District
Reflections of Christ Christian Academy
110 3rd Street SE
Hildebran, NC 28637
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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