Glade Valley, NC 28627 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28627: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Glade Valley, NC 28627

Not Acceptable, USPS
Cherry Lane, NC 28627
Hare, NC 28627

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Alleghany County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.441, Longitude -81.017
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 15
  • PO Box Addresses: 28
  • Residential Addresses: 564
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 564

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Glade Valley, NC 28627 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,615
Daytime Population: Workers 479
Daytime Population: Residents 1,001
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,480
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 1,615
Population in Familes 1,328
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 45
Diversity Index3 25


Median Household Income $37,892
Average Household Income $49,230
Per Capita Income $21,308


Total Housing Units 1,763 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 533 (30.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 166 ( 9.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,064 (60.4%)
Median Home Value $171,786
Average Home Value $238,649


Total Households 699
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 479
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 -0.08% -0.24%
Households -0.16% -0.32%
Families -0.34% -0.46%
Median Household Income   0.49%
Per Capita Income   2.05%

Glade Valley, NC 28627 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28627 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 # 647 17th
Population Density # 639 18th
Diversity Index # 621 21st
Median Household Income # 562 28th
Per Capita Income # 516 34th

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