Lansing, NC 28643 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 28643: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lansing, NC 28643

Acceptable Alternative
Husk, NC 28643

Not Acceptable, USPS
Apple Grove, NC 28643
Ball, NC 28643
Bly, NC 28643
Brandon, NC 28643
Comet, NC 28643
Dolinger, NC 28643
Farmers Store, NC 28643
Little Horse Creek, NC 28643
Sturgills, NC 28643
Tuckerdale, NC 28643

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 54
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,514
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Ashe County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.49, Longitude -81.51
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Lansing, NC 28643 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,516
Population in Households 3,491
Population in Familes 2,847
Population in Group Qrtrs 25
Population Density1 45
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 1,545
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 1,039
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,187 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,239 (56.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 306 (14.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 642 (29.4%)
Median Home Value $136,161
Average Home Value $163,701


Median Household Income $30,928
Average Household Income $45,174
Per Capita Income $19,970
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.01% -0.01%
Households -0.07% -0.08%
Families -0.24% -0.14%
Median Household Income   0.51%
Per Capita Income   1.59%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Lansing, NC 28643 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28643 to the other 775 ZIP Codes in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 498 36th
Population Density1 # 627 19th
Diversity Index2 # 714 8th
Median Household Income # 688 11th
Per Capita Income # 556 28th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.