Marble, NC 28905 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28905: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Marble, NC 28905

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 70
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,101
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Cherokee County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.131, Longitude -83.947
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Marble, NC 28905 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,195
Population in Households 3,074
Population in Familes 2,585
Population in Group Qrtrs 121
Population Density1 86
Diversity Index2 17


Total Households 1,291
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 918
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,760 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 996 (56.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 295 (16.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 469 (26.6%)
Median Home Value $159,859
Average Home Value $182,731


Median Household Income $37,427
Average Household Income $50,433
Per Capita Income $21,016
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.58% 0.63%
Households 0.33% 0.57%
Families 0.21% 0.5%
Median Household Income   1.22%
Per Capita Income   1.53%
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.

Marble, NC 28905 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28905 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 # 514 34th
Population Density1 # 496 36th
Diversity Index2 # 686 12th
Median Household Income # 539 31st
Per Capita Income # 473 39th

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