ZIP Code 28761 has segments in 2 Counties (Burke, McDowell).
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Database updated: October 1, 2023, Maps updated: August 11, 2023.
|Total Population||8,805 (100%)|
|Population in Households||8,552 (97.1%)|
|Population in Families||7,107 (80.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||253 ( 2.9%)|
|Median Household Income||$50,676|
|Average Household Income||$77,637|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||23%|
|Per Capita Income||$31,848|
|Socioeconomic Status Index6||Moderate (49.4)|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||4,591 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,820 (61.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||787 (17.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||984 (21.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$189,674|
|Average Home Value||$280,913|
|Housing Affordability Index3||114|
|Average Household Size||2.37|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.29%|
|Per Capita Income||2.84%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.84%|
The table below compares 28761 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||# 334||57th|
|Population Density||# 479||38th|
|Median Household Income||# 512||34th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 401||52nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 371||52nd|
|Diversity Index||# 646||17th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.