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ZIP Code 28757

Primary City:Montreat, NC (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Buncombe County
Timezone: Eastern (10:43am)
Area code: 828 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.6, -82.3
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28757

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28757. 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 28757. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28757, 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:
Montreat, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28757 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28757 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 28757 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 slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28757 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 280
Population Density 230 people per sq mi
Housing Units 417
Median Home Value $400,000
Land Area 1.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 143
Median Household Income $53,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 64Male Median Age: 64Female Median Age: 64

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


 Male 139 50%
 Female 141 50%


 White 274 97.9%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 5 1.8%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 82 57%
 Single Guardian 9 6%
 Singles 45 31%
 Singles With Roommate 7 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 131 92%
 Households with Kids 12 8%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28757 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 28757 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 28757 real estate data, the median home value of $400,000 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 28757 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28757 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 280 100%
 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 49 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 67 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 6%
 Households Vacant 274 66%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 2.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 6 2.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 255 93.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 2.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 11 37%
 2 Bedroom 8 27%
 3+ Bedroom 11 37%
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 $53,750 is compared to the rest of the country.

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 28757 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. More commuters in 28757 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 40 14%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 94 32%
 No Earnings 161 55%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 40 14%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 94 32%
 No Earnings 161 55%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 80 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 2%
 Worked at Home 10 11%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 10 8%
 High School Graduate 26 20%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 16 12%
 Master's degree 38 29%
 Professional school degree 26 20%
 Doctorate degree 14 11%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 21 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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