Marble, NC 28905 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28905: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Marble, NC 28905

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Cherokee County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.131, Longitude -83.947
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 78
  • PO Box Addresses: 349
  • Residential Addresses: 1,144
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,144

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

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Marble, NC 28905 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,173
Daytime Population: Workers 437
Daytime Population: Residents 1,903
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,340
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.74
Population in Households 3,046
Population in Familes 2,554
Population in Group Qrtrs 127
Population Density2 68
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $37,687
Average Household Income $50,640
Per Capita Income $21,537


Total Housing Units 1,786 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,000 (56.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 307 (17.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 479 (26.8%)
Median Home Value $165,313
Average Home Value $185,550


Total Households 1,307
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 924
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 0.05% 0.34%
Households 0.02% 0.35%
Families -0.13% 0.28%
Median Household Income   1.08%
Per Capita Income   2.38%

Marble, NC 28905 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28905 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 # 512 35th
Population Density # 553 29th
Diversity Index # 681 13th
Median Household Income # 573 27th
Per Capita Income # 498 36th

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