28723

  1. Legal Resources for the 28723 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 28723 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 28723 Zip Code
  4. Family Information for the 28723 Zip Code
  5. Education Information for the 28723 Zip Code
  6. Public Benefits Information for the 28723 Zip Code
  7. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28723 Zip Code
  8. Cities for the 28723 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 28723 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 28723 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 8,655
  • Land Area (2000): 377.882 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.027 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 3,841

Population - Urban/Rural for the 28723 Zip Code

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 4,062 46.56%
 Rural, Farm 123 1.41%
 Rural, Non-farm 4,539 52.03%



Employment Information for the 28723 Zip Code

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Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 28723 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 3,553 45.62%
15-35 hours 2,166 27.81%
1-14 hours 392 5.03%
No regular hours 1,677 21.53%

Time Left For Work for the 28723 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 56 1.47%
5 AM-5:29 AM 25 0.66%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 86 2.26%
6 AM-6:29 AM 199 5.23%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 253 6.65%
7 AM-7:29 AM 519 13.63%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 681 17.89%
8 AM-8:29 AM 316 8.30%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 278 7.30%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 271 7.12%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 112 2.94%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 58 1.52%
Noon-3:59 PM 436 11.45%
4 PM-11:59 PM 517 13.58%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 28723 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 362 9.51%
5-9 607 15.94%
10-14 613 16.10%
15-19 542 14.24%
20-24 559 14.68%
25-29 115 3.02%
30-34 443 11.64%
35-39 47 1.23%
40-44 98 2.57%
45-59 224 5.88%
60-89 162 4.26%
At least 90 35 0.92%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 28723 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 0 0.00% 2,798 73.50%
30-44 0 0.00% 588 15.45%
45-59 0 0.00% 224 5.88%
At least 60 0 0.00% 197 5.17%

Type Of Commute for the 28723 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 12 0.31%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 569 14.50%
 Car / truck / van, solo 2,878 73.32%
 Motorcycle 6 0.15%
 Other 0 0.00%
 Public transportation 0 0.00%
 Walked 342 8.71%
 Worked at home 118 3.01%



Family Information for the 28723 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 620
People at same address in 1995: 3,483

Household Income in 1999 for the 28723 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 482 17.15%
$10,000-$14,999 242 8.61%
$15,000-$19,999 188 6.69%
$20,000-$24,999 295 10.49%
$25,000-$29,999 187 6.65%
$30,000-$34,999 134 4.77%
$35,000-$39,999 183 6.51%
$40,000-$44,999 142 5.05%
$45,000-$49,999 141 5.02%
$50,000-$59,999 186 6.62%
$60,000-$74,999 264 9.39%
$75,000-$99,999 206 7.33%
$100,000-$124,999 67 2.38%
$125,000-$149,999 43 1.53%
$150,000-$199,999 29 1.03%
$200,000 or more 22 0.78%

Household Type for the 28723 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 793 28.15%
 Family, 2 people 840 29.82%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 390 13.84%
 Family, 3 people 314 11.15%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 87 3.09%
 Family, 4 people 258 9.16%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 20 0.71%
 Family, 5 people 81 2.88%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 1 0.04%
 Family, 6 people 24 0.85%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 7 or more people 9 0.32%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Household Income Type for the 28723 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 2,343 31.22%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 872 11.62%
Public Assistance 44 0.59%
Retirement 512 6.82%
Self Employment 427 5.69%
Social Security 665 8.86%
Supplemental Security 67 0.89%
Wage / Salary 2,236 29.79%
Other 340 4.53%

Family Type for the 28723 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 825 64.40%
 With children under 18 456 35.60%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28723 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 186 4.73%
 Married 2,132 54.26%
 Never Married 1,568 39.91%
 Widowed 43 1.09%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28723 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 252 6.46%
 Married 2,150 55.14%
 Never Married 1,243 31.88%
 Widowed 254 6.51%



Education Information for the 28723 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 28723 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 179 2.33%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 503 6.56%
 High school diploma or equivalent 1,361 17.74%
 Some college, no degree 3,696 48.18%
 Associate degree 295 3.85%
 Bachelors degree 828 10.79%
 Graduate or professional degree 810 10.56%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 28723 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 57 0.66% 45 0.52% 102 1.18%
Kindergarten 37 0.43% 7 0.08% 44 0.51%
Grades 1-4 257 2.97% 13 0.15% 270 3.12%
Grades 5-8 253 2.92% 13 0.15% 266 3.07%
Grades 9-12 187 2.16% 19 0.22% 206 2.38%
Undergrad college 3,564 41.18% 131 1.51% 3,695 42.69%
Graduate or professional school 167 1.93% 0 0.00% 167 1.93%
Total 4,522 52.25% 228 2.63% 4,750 54.88%



Public Benefits Information for the 28723 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 28723 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 4,809 77.89%
 Below Poverty Level 1,365 22.11%



Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28723 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 28723 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 563 6.50%
10-19 Years 1,923 22.22%
20-29 Years 2,839 32.80%
30-39 Years 691 7.98%
40-49 Years 791 9.14%
50-59 Years 825 9.53%
60-69 Years 539 6.23%
70-79 Years 357 4.12%
80-89 Years 111 1.28%
90+ Years 16 0.18%

Population - Male/Female for the 28723 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 4,360 50.38%
 Female 4,295 49.62%

Population By Ethnicity for the 28723 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 7,940 91.74%
 African-American 331 3.82%
 Hispanic/Latino 158 1.83%
 Multiracial 80 0.92%
 Amerindian 74 0.85%
 Asian 64 0.74%
 Pacific Islander 4 0.05%
 Other Race 4 0.05%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 28723 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. German 1,168 18.26%
2. Irish 990 15.47%
3. English 979 15.30%
4. United States Or American 863 13.49%
5. Scotch Irish 761 11.89%
6. Scottish 413 6.46%
7. French Non-Basque 252 3.94%
8. Dutch 158 2.47%
9. Italian 144 2.25%
10. European 81 1.27%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 28723 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 8,042 95.16%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 252 2.98%
3. French 62 0.73%
4. German 32 0.38%
5. Other West Germanic 16 0.19%
6. Japanese 10 0.12%
7. Vietnamese 9 0.11%
8. Other Pacific Island 7 0.08%
9. Chinese 6 0.07%
10. Portuguese / Portuguese Creole 5 0.06%

Citizen Type for the 28723 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 8,610 98.69%
 Naturalized immigrant 22 0.25%
 Not a citizen 92 1.05%



Cities for the 28723 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Cullowhee