28768

  1. Legal Resources for the 28768 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 28768 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 28768 Zip Code
  4. Family Information for the 28768 Zip Code
  5. Education Information for the 28768 Zip Code
  6. Public Benefits Information for the 28768 Zip Code
  7. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28768 Zip Code
  8. Cities for the 28768 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 28768 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 28768 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 6,773
  • Land Area (2000): 198.490 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.527 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 3,129

Population - Urban/Rural for the 28768 Zip Code

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 2,239 33.74%
 Rural, Farm 48 0.72%
 Rural, Non-farm 4,350 65.54%



Employment Information for the 28768 Zip Code

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Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 28768 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 2,681 49.24%
15-35 hours 687 12.62%
1-14 hours 184 3.38%
No regular hours 1,893 34.77%

Time Left For Work for the 28768 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 57 2.02%
5 AM-5:29 AM 92 3.26%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 48 1.70%
6 AM-6:29 AM 123 4.36%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 401 14.20%
7 AM-7:29 AM 559 19.80%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 557 19.73%
8 AM-8:29 AM 401 14.20%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 115 4.07%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 105 3.72%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 90 3.19%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 23 0.81%
Noon-3:59 PM 113 4.00%
4 PM-11:59 PM 139 4.92%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 28768 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 109 3.86%
5-9 300 10.63%
10-14 626 22.17%
15-19 567 20.09%
20-24 414 14.67%
25-29 136 4.82%
30-34 299 10.59%
35-39 58 2.05%
40-44 68 2.41%
45-59 150 5.31%
60-89 62 2.20%
At least 90 34 1.20%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 28768 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 0 0.00% 2,152 76.23%
30-44 6 0.21% 419 14.84%
45-59 0 0.00% 150 5.31%
At least 60 0 0.00% 96 3.40%

Type Of Commute for the 28768 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 408 14.07%
 Car / truck / van, solo 2,333 80.45%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 29 1.00%
 Public transportation 6 0.21%
 Walked 47 1.62%
 Worked at home 77 2.66%



Family Information for the 28768 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 739
People at same address in 1995: 4,007

Household Income in 1999 for the 28768 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 220 7.78%
$10,000-$14,999 134 4.74%
$15,000-$19,999 177 6.26%
$20,000-$24,999 253 8.95%
$25,000-$29,999 127 4.49%
$30,000-$34,999 179 6.33%
$35,000-$39,999 227 8.03%
$40,000-$44,999 223 7.89%
$45,000-$49,999 172 6.08%
$50,000-$59,999 297 10.50%
$60,000-$74,999 229 8.10%
$75,000-$99,999 355 12.55%
$100,000-$124,999 134 4.74%
$125,000-$149,999 52 1.84%
$150,000-$199,999 34 1.20%
$200,000 or more 15 0.53%

Household Type for the 28768 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 605 21.28%
 Family, 2 people 1,199 42.17%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 86 3.02%
 Family, 3 people 442 15.55%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 6 0.21%
 Family, 4 people 347 12.21%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 3 0.11%
 Family, 5 people 102 3.59%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 1 0.04%
 Family, 6 people 37 1.30%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 7 or more people 15 0.53%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Household Income Type for the 28768 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 2,077 25.37%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 1,280 15.64%
Public Assistance 32 0.39%
Retirement 917 11.20%
Self Employment 376 4.59%
Social Security 1,050 12.83%
Supplemental Security 56 0.68%
Wage / Salary 1,958 23.92%
Other 440 5.38%

Family Type for the 28768 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 1,300 70.58%
 With children under 18 542 29.42%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28768 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 258 9.52%
 Married 1,925 71.03%
 Never Married 490 18.08%
 Widowed 37 1.37%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28768 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 306 10.73%
 Married 1,938 67.95%
 Never Married 337 11.82%
 Widowed 271 9.50%



Education Information for the 28768 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 28768 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 187 3.53%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 604 11.39%
 High school diploma or equivalent 1,688 31.84%
 Some college, no degree 1,188 22.41%
 Associate degree 423 7.98%
 Bachelors degree 760 14.33%
 Graduate or professional degree 452 8.53%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 28768 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 58 0.86% 63 0.93% 121 1.79%
Kindergarten 61 0.90% 6 0.09% 67 0.99%
Grades 1-4 336 4.96% 11 0.16% 347 5.12%
Grades 5-8 280 4.13% 27 0.40% 307 4.53%
Grades 9-12 289 4.27% 27 0.40% 316 4.67%
Undergrad college 185 2.73% 12 0.18% 197 2.91%
Graduate or professional school 21 0.31% 21 0.31% 42 0.62%
Total 1,230 18.16% 167 2.47% 1,397 20.63%



Public Benefits Information for the 28768 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 28768 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 6,102 92.33%
 Below Poverty Level 507 7.67%



Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28768 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 28768 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 664 9.80%
10-19 Years 842 12.43%
20-29 Years 617 9.11%
30-39 Years 812 11.99%
40-49 Years 1,092 16.12%
50-59 Years 991 14.63%
60-69 Years 903 13.33%
70-79 Years 643 9.49%
80-89 Years 188 2.78%
90+ Years 21 0.31%

Population - Male/Female for the 28768 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 3,379 49.89%
 Female 3,394 50.11%

Population By Ethnicity for the 28768 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 6,327 93.42%
 African-American 284 4.19%
 Hispanic/Latino 85 1.25%
 Multiracial 41 0.61%
 Amerindian 24 0.35%
 Asian 9 0.13%
 Other Race 2 0.03%
 Pacific Islander 1 0.01%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 28768 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 1,385 26.68%
2. English 955 18.40%
3. German 816 15.72%
4. Irish 740 14.26%
5. Scottish 233 4.49%
6. Scotch Irish 214 4.12%
7. Dutch 104 2.00%
8. Italian 99 1.91%
9. French Non-Basque 90 1.73%
10. Welsh 90 1.73%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 28768 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 6,128 97.01%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 138 2.18%
3. German 24 0.38%
4. French 11 0.17%
5. Arabic 9 0.14%
6. Tagalog 7 0.11%

Citizen Type for the 28768 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 6,486 97.72%
 Naturalized immigrant 105 1.58%
 Not a citizen 46 0.69%



Cities for the 28768 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Pisgah Forest