Millers Creek, NC 28651 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28651: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Millers Creek, NC 28651

Acceptable Alternative
Wilbar, NC 28651

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 99
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,413
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Wilkes County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.271, Longitude -81.284
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Millers Creek, NC 28651 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,613
Daytime Population: Workers 938
Daytime Population: Residents 3,735
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,673
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.71
Population in Households 6,613
Population in Familes 5,504
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 92
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $40,111
Average Household Income $52,272
Per Capita Income $21,508


Total Housing Units 3,345 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,010 (60.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 711 (21.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 624 (18.7%)
Median Home Value $130,851
Average Home Value $161,617


Total Households 2,721
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 1,903
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.45% 0.38%
Households 0.37% 0.34%
Families 0.21% 0.24%
Median Household Income   2.33%
Per Capita Income   3.1%

Millers Creek, NC 28651 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28651 to the other 782 ZIP Codes in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 401 49th
Population Density # 476 39th
Diversity Index # 685 12th
Median Household Income # 491 37th
Per Capita Income # 500 36th

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