Hendersonville, NC 28739 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28739: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Hendersonville, NC 28739

Acceptable Alternative
Hendersonvlle, NC 28739
Laurel Park, NC 28739

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 273
  • Single Family Addresses: 9,136
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 414
  • County: Henderson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.319, Longitude -82.488
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 28739 has segments in 2 Counties (Henderson, Transylvania).

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Hendersonville, NC 28739 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 21,470
Daytime Population: Workers 4,729
Daytime Population: Residents 12,834
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 17,563
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 21,150
Population in Familes 16,836
Population in Group Qrtrs 320
Population Density2 332
Diversity Index3 25


Median Household Income $54,869
Average Household Income $79,658
Per Capita Income $36,426


Total Housing Units 11,985 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,311 (61.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,420 (20.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,254 (18.8%)
Median Home Value $263,112
Average Home Value $319,560


Total Households 9,731
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 6,287
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 1.05% 1.09%
Households 0.98% 1.07%
Families 0.79% 0.96%
Median Household Income   2.64%
Per Capita Income   2.27%

Hendersonville, NC 28739 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28739 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 # 179 77th
Population Density # 236 70th
Diversity Index # 622 21st
Median Household Income # 134 83rd
Per Capita Income # 75 91st

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