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28160 Zip Code (Spindale, NC) Detailed Profile




Cities: Spindale, NC (91.09%), Rutherfordton, NC (0.39%), Forest City, NC (0.37%)
County: Rutherford County, NC
Estimated zip code population in 2017: 3,757
Zip code population in 2010: 3,929
Zip code population in 2000: 4,213

Houses and condos: 1,682
Renter-occupied apartments: 447
% of renters here:

35%
State:

35%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 28160: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 5.6 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 670 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 28160
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

0.8% ($851)
North Carolina:

0.8% ($1,440)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $659 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,026 (0.9%)

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Males: 1,876  (50.0%)
Females: 1,880  (50.0%)

For population 25 years and over in 28160:

  • High school or higher: 83.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 8.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 28160:

  • Never married: 35.5%
  • Now married: 43.6%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

Zip code 28160 compared to state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 28160 (2017)
    • 2,61662.1%White
    • 1,08525.8%Black
    • 1212.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 711.7%Two or more races
    • 250.6%Asian
    • 70.2%American Indian
    • 40.09%Some other race
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Urban population: 3,338
Rural population: 418

Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $100,422
28160:

$100,422
North Carolina:

$171,200



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 22 registered sex offenders living in 28160 zip code as of January 16, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 28160 is 171 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

36.9 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.8 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 28160, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $28,849 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$28,849
State:

$54,937

Salary/wage: $25,174 (reported on 84.7% of returns)
Here:

$25,174
State:

$46,336
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 75.3% for AGIs below $25k, 80.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 71.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 72.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 59.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $958 (reported on 21.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$958
North Carolina:

$1,298
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Ordinary dividends: $2,936 (reported on 9.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,936
State:

$6,213
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.2% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$856 (reported on 6.3% of returns)
Here:

+$856
State:

+$12,740
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$7,186 (reported on 15.3% of returns)
Here:

+$7,186
State:

+$10,311
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.7% for AGIs below $25k, 3.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.7% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $8,175 (reported on 8.3% of returns)
28160:

$8,175
North Carolina:

$15,575
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.9% for AGIs below $25k, 2.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.1% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Total itemized deductions: $18,013 (29% of AGI, reported on 16.0% of returns)
Here:

$18,013
State:

$23,438

Here:

29.0% of AGI
State:

21.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.9% for AGIs below $25k, 7.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 11.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 16.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $4,263 (reported on 13.2% of returns)
Here:

$4,263
State:

$4,687
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.8% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $4,922 (reported on 16.0% of returns)
28160:

$4,922
State:

$8,823
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,418 (reported on 38.9% of returns)
Here:

$2,418
State:

$2,376
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.4% for AGIs below $25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 58.3%
Here:

58%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 56.5% for AGIs below $25k, 59.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 61.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 80.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 50.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 28160, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $26,931 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$26,931
State:

$45,376

Salary/wage: $23,333 (reported on 85.6% of returns)
Here:

$23,333
State:

$39,442
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 96.4% for AGIs below $10k, 79.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 83.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 73.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 74.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 35.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,177 (reported on 25.7% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,177
North Carolina:

$1,515
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.2% for AGIs below $10k, 1.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $6,238 (reported on 11.7% of returns)
Here:

$6,238
State:

$4,016
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $10k, 1.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 14.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$5,181 (reported on 7.3% of returns)
Here:

+$5,181
State:

+$11,152
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.4% for AGIs below $10k, -0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 8.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,328 (reported on 12.3% of returns)
Here:

+$8,328
State:

+$9,490
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.6% for AGIs below $10k, 5.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.8% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Total itemized deductions: $16,573 (28% of AGI, reported on 16.8% of returns)
Here:

$16,573
State:

$19,464

Here:

28.0% of AGI
State:

22.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 8.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 11.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 16.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 21.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $4,424 (7% of AGI, reported on 14.4% of returns)
Here:

$4,424
State:

$4,035

Here:

7.1% of AGI
State:

4.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $3,146 (reported on 62.5% of returns)
28160:

$3,146
State:

$7,257
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.0% for AGIs below $10k, 3.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,838 (reported on 32.3% of returns)
Here:

$1,838
State:

$1,851

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 70.4%
Here:

70%
State:

62%
(% for various income ranges: 63.3% for AGIs below $10k, 73.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 75.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 65.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 61.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 64.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$35,797
North Carolina:

$52,752
Spindale, NC (28160) map Nearest zip codes: 28139, 28043, 28167, 28019, 28040, 28076.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

52.6%
North Carolina:

48.1%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

4.4%
North Carolina:

5.8%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 236
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,025


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 77 (56 now married, 20 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 844 (286 now married, 559 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 28160 with a mortgage: 423 (21 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 400

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $802
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $359

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

11.9%
Whole state:

14.7%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

9.9%
Whole state:

8.2%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.3
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.2
State:

4.5
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Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 02014 or later
  • 372010 to 2013
  • 792000 to 2009
  • 901990 to 1999
  • 1171980 to 1989
  • 2411970 to 1979
  • 2231960 to 1969
  • 3161950 to 1959
  • 2391940 to 1949
  • 3131939 or earlier

Zip code 28160 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Spindale, NC (28160)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Spindale, NC (28160)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 2232 bedrooms
  • 4773 bedrooms
  • 1294 bedrooms
  • 325+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Spindale, NC (28160)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Spindale, NC (28160)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 451 bedroom
  • 3312 bedrooms
  • 993 bedrooms
  • 114 bedrooms
  • 345+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Spindale, NC (28160) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Spindale, NC (28160) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 23no vehicle
  • 3981 vehicle
  • 2322 vehicles
  • 1133 vehicles
  • 404 vehicles
  • 85+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Spindale, NC (28160) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Spindale, NC (28160) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 102no vehicle
  • 1181 vehicle
  • 1772 vehicles
  • 533 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 28160 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 28160 household income distribution in 2017
  • 111Less than $10,000
  • 147$10,000 to $14,999
  • 52$15,000 to $19,999
  • 134$20,000 to $24,999
  • 92$25,000 to $29,999
  • 71$30,000 to $34,999
  • 20$35,000 to $39,999
  • 88$40,000 to $44,999
  • 14$45,000 to $49,999
  • 149$50,000 to $59,999
  • 156$60,000 to $74,999
  • 129$75,000 to $99,999
  • 68$100,000 to $124,999
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 28160

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 28160
  • 10Less than $10,000
  • 28$30,000 to $34,999
  • 6$35,000 to $39,999
  • 31$40,000 to $49,999
  • 136$50,000 to $59,999
  • 24$60,000 to $69,999
  • 53$70,000 to $79,999
  • 63$80,000 to $89,999
  • 32$90,000 to $99,999
  • 147$100,000 to $124,999
  • 68$125,000 to $149,999
  • 80$150,000 to $174,999
  • 16$200,000 to $249,999
  • 30$400,000 to $499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 28160

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 28160
  • 52$100 to $149
  • 44$300 to $349
  • 13$350 to $399
  • 60$400 to $449
  • 55$450 to $499
  • 42$500 to $549
  • 24$550 to $599
  • 27$600 to $649
  • 7$700 to $749
  • 21$800 to $899
  • 23$900 to $999
  • 41No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2017: $644.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $150,418.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2017 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $106,422
  • Black or African American householders: $88,264
  • Two or more races householders: $134,211

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $100,422
28160:

$100,422
North Carolina:

$171,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $64,172 - $136,459
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 28160
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,360
  • One, attached: 59
  • Two: 21
  • 3 or 4: 88
  • 5 to 9: 28
  • 10 to 19: 27
  • 20 to 49: 16
  • Mobile homes: 76

Unemployment: 8.2%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 28160

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 28160
  • 78.6%1,014Drove a car alone
  • 18.6%240Carpooled
  • 1.3%17Motorcycle
  • 0.5%7Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 28160

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 28160
  • 15Less than 5 minutes
  • 2095 to 9 minutes
  • 36510 to 14 minutes
  • 31515 to 19 minutes
  • 7520 to 24 minutes
  • 3625 to 29 minutes
  • 4130 to 34 minutes
  • 2435 to 39 minutes
  • 6940 to 44 minutes
  • 1445 to 59 minutes
  • 10060 to 89 minutes
  • 690 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 74.0%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,515
  • In family households: 3,122 (544 male householders, 356 female householders)
    630 spouses, 1,219 children (1,134 natural, 1 adopted, 86 stepchildren), 187 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 53 parents, 49 other relatives, 80 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 390 (136 male householders (136 living alone)), 228 female householders (216 living alone)), 22 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 239 (219 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 530 2-persons, 149 3-persons, 86 4-persons, 71 5-persons, 56 6-persons, 10 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 352 1-person, 12 2-persons

415 married couples with children.
295 single-parent households (255 men, 40 women).

95.3% of residents of 28160 zip code speak English at home.
3.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (85% very well, 15% well).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% very well).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 48 (1.3%)
(83.3% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

1.3%
Whole state:

8.1%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 87%Chile
Most common first ancestries reported in 28160
  • 13%American
  • 10%European
  • 8%German
  • 7%Irish
  • 6%English
  • 2%Scotch-Irish
  • 1%Italian
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 302010 or later
  • 362000 to 2009
  • 71990 to 1999
  • 15Before 1990

Zip code 28160 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • DUKE POWER COMPANY SPINDALE WATER PLANT (308 OAKLAND ROAD in SPINDALE, NC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - AIR PROGRAM
    Business SIC classification: WATER SUPPLY
    Business NAICS classification: ALL OTHER MISCELLANEOUS WASTE MANAGEMENT SERVICES.
    Alternative names: BROAD RIVER WATER AUTHORITY - BROAD RIV, BROAD RIVER WATER AUTHORITY - BROAD RIVER WATER PLANT
  • CARVER CENTER (900 CARVER ST in SPINDALE, NC)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-316
    Organizations: RUTHERFORD COUNTY SCHOOLS (SCHOOL DISTRICT)

Zip code 28160 marital status for males
Zip code 28160 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 9.8%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 8.3%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 66.4%Electricity
  • 17.6%Utility gas
  • 8.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%No fuel used
  • 1.4%Wood

Population in 1990: 4,017. Population change in the 1990s: +196 (+4.9%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 2,923
  • Northeast: 162
  • Midwest: 198
  • South: 323
  • West: 48

59% of the 28160 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 71% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in North Carolina.

90% of the 28160 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 56% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 45% moved from different county within same state.

Year householders moved into unit in Spindale, NC (28160)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 7
Here:

2.3%
North Carolina:

10.1%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 13
Here:

7.8%
North Carolina:

10.3%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 36
Here:

33.3%
North Carolina:

17.9%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Class of Workers in 2017
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 58,311Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 37,370Health technologists and technicians
  • 33,262Transportation occupations
  • 31,098Production occupations
  • 30,799Office and administrative support occupations
  • 25,284Sales and related occupations

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (20-49 employees: 2 establishments, 10-19 employees: 1 establishment, 5-9 employees: 1 establishment, 1-4 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services: Payroll Services (50-99: 1, 10-19: 1)
  • Construction: Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction (50-99: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Home Health Care Services (50-99: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Vocational Rehabilitation Services (50-99: 1)
  • Construction: Electrical Contractors (50-99: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (10-19: 2, 5-9: 3, 1-4: 5)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Child Day Care Services (10-19: 1, 5-9: 3, 1-4: 2)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 237 people in state prisons
  • 43 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 207 people in state prisons
  • 6 people in nursing homes
  • 5 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 3
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 3
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 12
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 28160 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7171.8 years
William5273.4 years
Mary4479.0 years
John4274.2 years
Charles3971.9 years
George2275.2 years
Annie2180.5 years
Thomas1970.8 years
Robert1871.9 years
Clarence1572.9 years
Most common last names in zip code 28160 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3073.4 years
Davis2775.2 years
Walker2575.4 years
Melton2270.1 years
Greene2074.7 years
Williams2077.7 years
Moore2072.4 years
Hill1862.7 years
Jones1877.4 years
Wilson1771.3 years
Businesses in zip code 28160
NameCountNameCount
Dennys1New Balance1
FedEx1SAS Shoes1
H&R Block1UPS3
McDonald's1
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