ZIP Code 28605 has segments in 3 Counties (Avery, Caldwell, Watauga).
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Database updated: October 1, 2023, Maps updated: August 11, 2023.
|Total Population||4,241 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,173 (98.4%)|
|Population in Families||2,929 (69.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||68 ( 1.6%)|
|Median Household Income||$75,409|
|Average Household Income||$109,970|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||34%|
|Per Capita Income||$50,927|
|Socioeconomic Status Index6||Moderate (59.6)|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||4,700 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,404 (29.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||559 (11.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||2,737 (58.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$422,936|
|Average Home Value||$513,319|
|Housing Affordability Index3||77|
|Average Household Size||2.13|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||4.08%|
|Per Capita Income||3.38%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.38%|
The table below compares 28605 to the other 776 ZIP Codes in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2023 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.
|Total Population||# 461||41st|
|Population Density||# 424||46th|
|Median Household Income||# 146||81st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 112||14th|
|Per Capita Income||# 78||90th|
|Diversity Index||# 723||7th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.