ZIP Code 28698 has segments in 2 Counties (Ashe, Watauga).
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Database updated: July 1, 2020, Maps updated: May 1, 2020.
|Total Population||2,441 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,432 (99.6%)|
|Population in Families||1,963 (80.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||9 ( 0.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$46,261|
|Average Household Income||$54,839|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||16%|
|Per Capita Income||$24,336|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,480 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||895 (60.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||188 (12.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||397 (26.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$181,115|
|Average Home Value||$230,866|
|Housing Affordability Index3||166|
|Average Household Size||2.25|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.18%|
|Per Capita Income||2.3%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.55%|
The table below compares 28698 to the other 776 ZIP Codes in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 577||26th|
|Population Density||# 477||39th|
|Median Household Income||# 467||40th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 229||30th|
|Per Capita Income||# 466||40th|
|Diversity Index||# 758||3rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.