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28640 Zip Code (Jefferson, NC) Detailed Profile




City: Jefferson, NC (5.26%)
County: Ashe County, NC
Estimated zip code population in 2016: 4,787
Zip code population in 2010: 4,719
Zip code population in 2000: 4,079

Houses and condos: 2,862
Renter-occupied apartments: 684
% of renters here:

34%
State:

36%
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in zip code 28640: 83.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 38.8 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.5 sq. mi.
Population density: 123 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 28640
Zip code 28640 (Jefferson, North Carolina) real estate house value trends

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2016:
This zip code:

0.6% ($1,075)
North Carolina:

0.8% ($1,402)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,333 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $912 (0.5%)

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Males: 2,395  (50.0%)
Females: 2,392  (50.0%)

For population 25 years and over in 28640:

  • High school or higher: 78.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 7.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 28640:

  • Never married: 25.3%
  • Now married: 52.3%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

Zip code 28640 compared to state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 28640

  • Zip code 28640 races chart
    • 4,286White population
    • 50Black population
    • 5American Indian population
    • 32Asian population
    • 0Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 4Some other race population
    • 28Two or more races population
    • 314Hispanic or Latino population

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Estimated median house/condo value in 2016: $181,026
28640:

$181,026
North Carolina:

$165,400



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in 28640 zip code as of August 25, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 28640 is 1,197 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is lower than the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

46.7 years
North Carolina median age:

38.7 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.2 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 28640, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $47,578 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$47,578
State:

$54,937

Salary/wage: $34,938 (reported on 78.4% of returns)
Here:

$34,938
State:

$46,336
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 71.1% for AGIs below $25k, 77.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 68.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 63.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 53.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 27.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,762 (reported on 40.0% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,762
North Carolina:

$1,298
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.8% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $6,230 (reported on 15.8% of returns)
Here:

$6,230
State:

$6,213
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$13,018 (reported on 14.7% of returns)
Here:

+$13,018
State:

+$12,740
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 11.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$11,032 (reported on 20.0% of returns)
Here:

+$11,032
State:

+$10,311
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.7% for AGIs below $25k, 3.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.7% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $11,384 (reported on 13.2% of returns)
28640:

$11,384
North Carolina:

$15,575
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.8% for AGIs below $25k, 2.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.3% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $25,169 (24% of AGI, reported on 25.8% of returns)
Here:

$25,169
State:

$23,438

Here:

23.9% of AGI
State:

21.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.2% for AGIs below $25k, 11.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 15.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 14.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 14.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $4,932 (reported on 21.6% of returns)
Here:

$4,932
State:

$4,687
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $7,524 (reported on 25.8% of returns)
28640:

$7,524
State:

$8,823
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.4% for AGIs below $25k, 2.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,041 (reported on 24.2% of returns)
Here:

$2,041
State:

$2,376
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.6% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 60.5%
Here:

61%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 56.7% for AGIs below $25k, 58.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 68.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 64.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 72.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 75.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 28640, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $41,917 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$41,917
State:

$45,376

Salary/wage: $29,615 (reported on 80.2% of returns)
Here:

$29,615
State:

$39,442
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 107.1% for AGIs below $10k, 74.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 81.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 77.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 59.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 25.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $3,037 (reported on 46.4% of returns)
This zip code:

$3,037
North Carolina:

$1,515
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.5% for AGIs below $10k, 3.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $5,888 (reported on 19.0% of returns)
Here:

$5,888
State:

$4,016
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.8% for AGIs below $10k, 1.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$17,338 (reported on 15.5% of returns)
Here:

+$17,338
State:

+$11,152
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs below $10k, 0.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$10,960 (reported on 21.5% of returns)
Here:

+$10,960
State:

+$9,490
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 15.9% for AGIs below $10k, 7.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.9% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,891 (reported on 2.9% of returns)
28640:

$2,891
North Carolina:

$2,967

Self-employed pension: $20,364 (reported on 0.6% of returns)
Here:

$20,364
North Carolina:

$14,754

Total itemized deductions: $19,088 (19% of AGI, reported on 24.0% of returns)
Here:

$19,088
State:

$19,464

Here:

18.8% of AGI
State:

22.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 13.0% for AGIs below $10k, 8.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 10.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 12.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 15.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,572 (4% of AGI, reported on 20.3% of returns)
Here:

$3,572
State:

$4,035

Here:

4.0% of AGI
State:

4.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $6,816 (reported on 71.0% of returns)
28640:

$6,816
State:

$7,257
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.5% for AGIs below $10k, 4.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,598 (reported on 21.6% of returns)
Here:

$1,598
State:

$1,851

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 71.8%
Here:

72%
State:

62%
(% for various income ranges: 66.4% for AGIs below $10k, 72.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 73.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 69.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 70.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 86.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2016:
This zip code:

$32,783
North Carolina:

$50,584
Jefferson, NC (28640) map Nearest zip codes: 28694, 28629, 28617, 28672, 28644, 28651.
Jefferson Zip Code Map

Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

41.6%
North Carolina:

48.6%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

11.4%
North Carolina:

5.6%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 364
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,617


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 35 (13 now married, 21 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 797 (388 now married, 406 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 28640 with a mortgage: 586 (10 second mortgage, 65 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 727

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,103
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $291

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2016:
This zip code:

23.5%
Whole state:

15.4%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2016:
This zip code:

14.3%
Whole state:

8.7%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.3
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.5
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 28640: Index (A), Luther Overlook (B), Wagoner Road Access (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 28640 include: Holy Trinity Church (A), Low Gap Church (B), Blue Ridge Church (C), Bristol Church (D), Mount Pleasant Church (E), Calvary Church (F), Roan Creek Church (G), Friendship Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Walters-Jacobs Cemetery (1), Ashelawn Memorial Gardens (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Ezra Fork (A), Dog Creek (B), Creasey Branch (C), Bear Creek (D), Roan Creek (E), Potter Branch (F), Naked Creek (G), Little Peak Creek (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 28640 include: Mount Jefferson State Park (1), New River State Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built

  • 7Built 2014 or later
  • 83Built 2010 to 2013
  • 420Built 2000 to 2009
  • 577Built 1990 to 1999
  • 343Built 1980 to 1989
  • 623Built 1970 to 1979
  • 281Built 1960 to 1969
  • 314Built 1950 to 1959
  • 95Built 1940 to 1949
  • 98Built 1939 or earlier
Note: State values scaled to 28640 population

Zip code 28640 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Jefferson, NC (28640)

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 2382 bedrooms
  • 6733 bedrooms
  • 2264 bedrooms
  • 565+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 28640 population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jefferson, NC (28640)

  • 7no bedroom
  • 811 bedroom
  • 3252 bedrooms
  • 2813 bedrooms
  • 354 bedrooms
  • 175+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 28640 population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Jefferson, NC (28640) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 67no vehicle
  • 3671 vehicle
  • 4542 vehicles
  • 3093 vehicles
  • 474 vehicles
  • 595+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 28640 population

Cars and other vehicles available in Jefferson, NC (28640) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 37no vehicle
  • 3611 vehicle
  • 1942 vehicles
  • 333 vehicles
  • 534 vehicles
  • 165+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 28640 population

  • Zip code 28640 household income distribution in 2016

  • Zip code 28640 household income distribution in 2016
  • 206Less than $10,000
  • 227$10,000 to $14,999
  • 206$15,000 to $19,999
  • 89$20,000 to $24,999
  • 191$25,000 to $29,999
  • 66$30,000 to $34,999
  • 133$35,000 to $39,999
  • 200$40,000 to $44,999
  • 16$45,000 to $49,999
  • 136$50,000 to $59,999
  • 101$60,000 to $74,999
  • 191$75,000 to $99,999
  • 134$100,000 to $124,999
  • 29$125,000 to $149,999
  • 3$150,000 to $199,999
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2016 in zip code 28640

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2016 in zip code 28640
  • 35Less than $10,000
  • 26$10,000 to $14,999
  • 38$30,000 to $34,999
  • 15$40,000 to $49,999
  • 44$60,000 to $69,999
  • 37$70,000 to $79,999
  • 37$80,000 to $89,999
  • 67$90,000 to $99,999
  • 148$100,000 to $124,999
  • 55$125,000 to $149,999
  • 130$150,000 to $174,999
  • 77$175,000 to $199,999
  • 227$200,000 to $249,999
  • 36$250,000 to $299,999
  • 110$300,000 to $399,999
  • 57$400,000 to $499,999
  • 106$500,000 to $749,999
  • 12$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in zip code 28640

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in zip code 28640
  • 14Less than $100
  • 59$100 to $149
  • 10$150 to $199
  • 17$200 to $249
  • 28$250 to $299
  • 43$300 to $349
  • 81$350 to $399
  • 23$400 to $449
  • 18$450 to $499
  • 32$500 to $549
  • 82$550 to $599
  • 2$600 to $649
  • 24$650 to $699
  • 1$700 to $749
  • 46$750 to $799
  • 30$800 to $899
  • 2$1,250 to $1,499
  • 116No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2016: $592.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $1,326,831.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2016 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $194,392
  • Black or African American householders: $170,332

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $181,026
28640:

$181,026
North Carolina:

$165,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $106,573 - $264,978

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Note: State values scaled to Here population

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,948
  • One, attached: 65
  • Two: 195
  • 3 or 4: 55
  • 5 to 9: 85
  • 10 to 19: 53
  • 20 to 49: 18
  • 50 or more: 47
  • Mobile homes: 382

Unemployment: 7.2%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 28640

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 28640
  • 77.8%1,569Drove a car alone
  • 11.0%222Carpooled
  • 7.7%156Walked
  • 3.1%62Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 28640

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 28640
  • 136Less than 5 minutes
  • 4005 to 9 minutes
  • 43210 to 14 minutes
  • 23915 to 19 minutes
  • 19720 to 24 minutes
  • 1225 to 29 minutes
  • 16330 to 34 minutes
  • 335 to 39 minutes
  • 3140 to 44 minutes
  • 9045 to 59 minutes
  • 14060 to 89 minutes
  • 8190 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 80.9%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 4,454
  • In family households: 3,419 (636 male householders, 608 female householders)
    961 spouses, 960 children (938 natural, 19 adopted, 4 stepchildren), 83 grandchildren, 11 brothers or sisters, 4 parents, 2 other relatives, 140 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,040 (388 male householders (233 living alone)), 356 female householders (354 living alone)), 298 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 330 (228 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 685 2-persons, 224 3-persons, 219 4-persons, 67 5-persons, 36 6-persons, 13 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 588 1-person, 28 2-persons, 131 4-persons

355 married couples with children.
292 single-parent households (38 men, 254 women).

89.0% of residents of 28640 zip code speak English at home.
10.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% very well, 18% well, 11% not well, 3% not at all).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (71% very well, 29% well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (44% very well, 56% well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 417 (8.7%)
(20.4% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

8.7%
Whole state:

7.8%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%)

  • 9%Barbados
  • 5%Malaysia
  • 4%Armenia
  • 3%France
  • 1%Liberia
  • 0%Bangladesh
  • 0%Bulgaria

Most common first ancestries reported in 28640 (%)

  • 50%American
  • 8%English
  • 6%Irish
  • 5%German
  • 2%Scotch-Irish
  • 1%European
  • 0%French

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 272010 or later
  • 1082000 to 2009
  • 1521990 to 1999
  • 168Before 1990
Note: State values scaled to 28640 population

Zip code 28640 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • AMERICAN EMERGENCY VEHICLES (165 AMERICAN WAY in JEFFERSON, NC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - AIR PROGRAM
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Business SIC classification: MOTOR VEHICLES AND PASSENGER CAR BODIES
    Business NAICS classification: AUTOMOBILE MANUFACTURING.; AUTOMOBILE MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: HORTON EMERGENCY VEHICLES (CONTACT/OWNER) , HALCORE GROUP INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: HALCORE GROUP, INC, HALCORE GROUP, INC
  • ASHE COUNTY CONSOLIDATED HIGH (184 CAMPUS DRIVE in WEST JEFFERSON, NC)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-302
    Business SIC classification: NONCLASSIFIABLE ESTABLISHMENTS
    Organizations: ASHE COUNTY SCHOOLS (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • ASHE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL INACTIVE (HIGHWAY 221 SOUTH in JEFFERSON, NC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - AIR PROGRAM
    Business SIC classification: GENERAL MEDICAL AND SURGICAL HOSPITALS
  • ASHE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (IVY STREET in JEFFERSON, NC)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
  • ASHE COUNTY SCHOOLS (320 SOUTH ST. in JEFFERSON, NC)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
  • ASHE COUNTY LANDFILL (739 FRED PUGH RD in JEFFERSON, NC)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: REFUSE SYSTEMS
    Business NAICS classification: SOLID WASTE LANDFILL.

Zip code 28640 marital status for males
Zip code 28640 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3.2%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.1%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 53%Electricity
  • 20%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 9%Wood
  • 8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6%Utility gas
  • 3%Coal or coke

Population in 1990: 3,080. Population change in the 1990s: +999 (+32.4%).

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

  • This state: 3,129
  • Northeast: 191
  • Midwest: 106
  • South: 775
  • West: 98

61% of the 28640 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 73% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in North Carolina.

94% of the 28640 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 64% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 22% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 12% moved from different state.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 4
Here:

1.2%
North Carolina:

10.0%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 9
Here:

4.0%
North Carolina:

8.5%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 45
Here:

23.4%
North Carolina:

17.5%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 54,856Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 45,194Business and financial operations occupations
  • 44,200Education, training, and library occupations
  • 41,389Production occupations
  • 35,196Transportation occupations
  • 25,703Management occupations
Note: State values scaled to 28640 population

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • VANNOY, JAMES R & SONS CONSTRU (1608 HWY 221 N in JEFFERSON, NC)
    300 employees, $124997126 revenue: $144,000 in 3 contracts in 2000
    $64,000 with National Park Service for Other Buildings. Signed on 2000-01-15. Completion date: 1997-11-15.
    $58,000 with National Park Service for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Other Administrative Facilities and Service Buildings. Signed on 2000-09-15. Completion date: 1999-10-15.
    $22,000, same as above. Signed on 2000-02-15. Completion date: 1999-10-15.

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (250-499 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (100-249: 1, 10-19: 1)
  • Construction: Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors (100-249: 1, 1-4: 4)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (50-99: 1, 20-49: 2, 10-19: 2)
  • Management of Companies and Enterprises: Corporate, Subsidiary, and Regional Managing Offices (50-99: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Residential Mental Retardation Facilities (50-99: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists) (10-19: 3, 1-4: 3)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 162 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 41 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 40 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 17 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 227 people in nursing homes
  • 12 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 6 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 6 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 3
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 5
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 8
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 28640 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4773.7 years
Mary4480.8 years
William3478.0 years
John3275.8 years
Robert2973.9 years
Ruth2580.7 years
Walter2178.0 years
Thomas1971.4 years
Pearl1783.5 years
Joseph1778.4 years
Most common last names in zip code 28640 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bare7479.7 years
Miller7076.5 years
Little3678.2 years
Jones2975.8 years
Blevins2976.7 years
Severt2774.9 years
Sheets2775.5 years
Taylor2672.3 years
Barker2577.0 years
Eldreth2280.6 years
Businesses in zip code 28640
NameCountNameCount
Best Western1Pizza Hut1
Curves1Rite Aid1
H&R Block1UPS2
Hardee's1
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