Brasstown, NC 28902 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28902: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Brasstown, NC 28902

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Clay County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.043, Longitude -83.938
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 28902 has segments in 2 Counties (Cherokee, Clay).

  • Businesses Addresses: 48
  • PO Box Addresses: 135
  • Residential Addresses: 590
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 590

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

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  2. Growth Rates for 28902 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Brasstown, NC 28902 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,494
Population in Households 1,492
Population in Familes 1,215
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 68
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $38,521
Average Household Income $48,229
Per Capita Income $20,553


Total Housing Units 882 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 503 (57.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 133 (15.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 246 (27.9%)
Median Home Value $196,978
Average Home Value $208,449


Total Households 636
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 432
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.56% 0.82%
Households 0.53% 0.8%
Families 0.4% 0.73%
Median Household Income   1.31%
Per Capita Income   2.46%

Brasstown, NC 28902 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28902 to the other 775 ZIP Codes in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 658 15th
Population Density # 550 29th
Diversity Index # 716 8th
Median Household Income # 576 26th
Per Capita Income # 613 21st

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