Mc Grady, NC 28649 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28649: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Mc Grady, NC 28649

Not Acceptable, USPS
Halls Mills, NC 28649
McGrady, NC 28649
Radical, NC 28649

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Wilkes County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.321, Longitude -81.189
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 6
  • PO Box Addresses: 67
  • Residential Addresses: 367
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 367

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

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Mc Grady, NC 28649 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,137
Daytime Population: Workers 14
Daytime Population: Residents 634
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 648
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.57
Population in Households 1,137
Population in Familes 984
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 27
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $43,921
Average Household Income $56,606
Per Capita Income $23,051


Total Housing Units 593 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 360 (60.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 103 (17.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 130 (21.9%)
Median Home Value $87,200
Average Home Value $126,458


Total Households 463
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 349
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 0.87% 0.66%
Households 0.77% 0.56%
Families 0.61% 0.51%
Median Household Income   2.85%
Per Capita Income   3.56%

Mc Grady, NC 28649 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28649 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 # 681 13th
Population Density # 707 10th
Diversity Index # 769 2nd
Median Household Income # 375 52nd
Per Capita Income # 392 50th

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