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28675 Zip Code (Sparta, NC) Detailed Profile




City: Sparta, NC (2.06%)
County: Alleghany County, NC
Estimated zip code population in 2017: 7,053
Zip code population in 2010: 6,621
Zip code population in 2000: 6,110

Houses and condos: 4,314
Renter-occupied apartments: 892
% of renters here:

29%
State:

35%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 28675: 81.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 116.2 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.8 sq. mi.
Population density: 61 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 28675
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

0.5% ($768)
North Carolina:

0.8% ($1,440)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $803 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $659 (0.7%)

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Males: 3,423  (48.5%)
Females: 3,629  (51.5%)

For population 25 years and over in 28675:

  • High school or higher: 79.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 28675:

  • Never married: 19.0%
  • Now married: 61.2%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

Zip code 28675 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 28675 (2017)
    • 5,77494.5%White
    • 64110.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1091.8%Black
    • 500.8%Two or more races
    • 290.5%Asian
    • 150.2%American Indian
    • 20.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
    • 10.02%Some other race
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $142,818
28675:

$142,818
North Carolina:

$171,200



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 15 registered sex offenders living in 28675 zip code as of January 27, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 28675 is 452 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is near the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

47.9 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.3 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 28675, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $38,082 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$38,082
State:

$54,937

Salary/wage: $29,467 (reported on 76.6% of returns)
Here:

$29,467
State:

$46,336
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 72.6% for AGIs below $25k, 74.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 65.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 57.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 49.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 22.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,472 (reported on 34.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,472
North Carolina:

$1,298
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.8% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $5,014 (reported on 16.9% of returns)
Here:

$5,014
State:

$6,213
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.4% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$18,376 (reported on 14.6% of returns)
Here:

+$18,376
State:

+$12,740
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 28.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,385 (reported on 20.3% of returns)
Here:

+$9,385
State:

+$10,311
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.2% for AGIs below $25k, 4.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $14,521 (reported on 13.0% of returns)
28675:

$14,521
North Carolina:

$15,575
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.8% for AGIs below $25k, 3.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $20,769 (25% of AGI, reported on 20.7% of returns)
Here:

$20,769
State:

$23,438

Here:

24.8% of AGI
State:

21.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.2% for AGIs below $25k, 9.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 11.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 12.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 12.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $3,847 (reported on 17.2% of returns)
Here:

$3,847
State:

$4,687
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $5,981 (reported on 20.7% of returns)
28675:

$5,981
State:

$8,823
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.0% for AGIs below $25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,186 (reported on 24.1% of returns)
Here:

$2,186
State:

$2,376
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.6% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 76.2%
Here:

76%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 73.3% for AGIs below $25k, 77.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 78.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 85.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 81.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 100.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 28675, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $33,533 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$33,533
State:

$45,376

Salary/wage: $27,421 (reported on 78.4% of returns)
Here:

$27,421
State:

$39,442
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 167.9% for AGIs below $10k, 78.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 76.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 74.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 68.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 29.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,854 (reported on 43.2% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,854
North Carolina:

$1,515
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 16.7% for AGIs below $10k, 2.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $3,810 (reported on 21.0% of returns)
Here:

$3,810
State:

$4,016
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.5% for AGIs below $10k, 1.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$21,311 (reported on 17.3% of returns)
Here:

+$21,311
State:

+$11,152
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 21.1% for AGIs below $10k, 1.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 33.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,315 (reported on 19.6% of returns)
Here:

+$8,315
State:

+$9,490
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 15.8% for AGIs below $10k, 5.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 4.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.4% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,890 (reported on 3.2% of returns)
28675:

$2,890
North Carolina:

$2,967
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Total itemized deductions: $16,681 (21% of AGI, reported on 21.2% of returns)
Here:

$16,681
State:

$19,464

Here:

21.4% of AGI
State:

22.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.4% for AGIs below $10k, 6.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 10.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 14.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,111 (4% of AGI, reported on 18.1% of returns)
Here:

$3,111
State:

$4,035

Here:

3.7% of AGI
State:

4.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $4,830 (reported on 70.0% of returns)
28675:

$4,830
State:

$7,257
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.4% for AGIs below $10k, 3.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,671 (reported on 19.2% of returns)
Here:

$1,671
State:

$1,851

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 80.3%
Here:

80%
State:

62%
(% for various income ranges: 76.8% for AGIs below $10k, 83.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 81.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 79.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 73.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 82.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$36,350
North Carolina:

$52,752
Sparta, NC (28675) map Nearest zip codes: 28627, 24348, 28685, 28644, 28623, 28668.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

47.8%
North Carolina:

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

3.2%
North Carolina:

5.8%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 610
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 2,418


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 57 (8 now married, 47 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 1,268 (767 now married, 492 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 28675 with a mortgage: 1,148 (35 second mortgage, 157 home equity loan, 8 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,017

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $972
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $275

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

23.2%
Whole state:

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

17.0%
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:

4.6
State:

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

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  • Notable locations in zip code 28675: Bullhead Mountain Overlook (A), Camp Albert Butler (B), Caudill Cabin (C), New River Country Club (D), Stone Mountain Overlook (E), Mahogany Rock Overlook (F), New River Canoe and Campground (G), Air Bellows Overlook (H), Devils Garden Overlook (I), Whitehead Community Center (J), Alleghany County Courthouse (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 28675 include: Laura Glenn Church (A), Antioch Primitive Baptist Church (B), Bakers Ridge Mission (C), Union Primitive Baptist Church (D), Whitehead Union Baptist Church (E), Landmark Union Baptist Church (F), Liberty Missionary Baptist Church (G), Macedonia Baptist Church (H), New Haven Church of the Brethren (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Zion Cemetery (1), Union Cemetery (2), Sparta Cemetery (3), Shiloh Cemetery (4), Prathers Creek Cemetery (5), Pleasant Home Cemetery (6), New Haven Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoirs: Temple Lake (A), Noname (B), Willis Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Evans Branch (A), Elk Creek (B), Cheek Branch (C), Brush Creek (D), Bledsoe Creek (E), Wolf Branch (F), Waterfalls Creek (G), Vile Creek (H), Rock Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 02014 or later
  • 452010 to 2013
  • 5662000 to 2009
  • 5091990 to 1999
  • 8911980 to 1989
  • 9271970 to 1979
  • 6351960 to 1969
  • 2471950 to 1959
  • 2601940 to 1949
  • 1481939 or earlier
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Sparta, NC (28675)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Sparta, NC (28675)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 211 bedroom
  • 4902 bedrooms
  • 1,3473 bedrooms
  • 2314 bedrooms
  • 905+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sparta, NC (28675)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sparta, NC (28675)
  • 18no bedroom
  • 721 bedroom
  • 3912 bedrooms
  • 2563 bedrooms
  • 594 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Sparta, NC (28675) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Sparta, NC (28675) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 68no vehicle
  • 3791 vehicle
  • 1,0082 vehicles
  • 5153 vehicles
  • 1204 vehicles
  • 755+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Sparta, NC (28675) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Sparta, NC (28675) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 81no vehicle
  • 4481 vehicle
  • 2932 vehicles
  • 633 vehicles
  • 74 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 28675 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 28675 household income distribution in 2017
  • 262Less than $10,000
  • 290$10,000 to $14,999
  • 246$15,000 to $19,999
  • 307$20,000 to $24,999
  • 143$25,000 to $29,999
  • 216$30,000 to $34,999
  • 170$35,000 to $39,999
  • 159$40,000 to $44,999
  • 68$45,000 to $49,999
  • 330$50,000 to $59,999
  • 164$60,000 to $74,999
  • 299$75,000 to $99,999
  • 172$100,000 to $124,999
  • 45$125,000 to $149,999
  • 59$150,000 to $199,999
  • 49$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 28675

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 28675
  • 25Less than $10,000
  • 26$10,000 to $14,999
  • 32$15,000 to $19,999
  • 8$20,000 to $24,999
  • 17$25,000 to $29,999
  • 18$30,000 to $34,999
  • 46$35,000 to $39,999
  • 56$40,000 to $49,999
  • 53$50,000 to $59,999
  • 160$60,000 to $69,999
  • 78$70,000 to $79,999
  • 121$80,000 to $89,999
  • 90$90,000 to $99,999
  • 180$100,000 to $124,999
  • 162$125,000 to $149,999
  • 202$150,000 to $174,999
  • 59$175,000 to $199,999
  • 358$200,000 to $249,999
  • 118$250,000 to $299,999
  • 144$300,000 to $399,999
  • 8$400,000 to $499,999
  • 22$500,000 to $749,999
  • 24$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 6$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 3$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 28675

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 28675
  • 20Less than $100
  • 138$100 to $149
  • 19$150 to $199
  • 6$200 to $249
  • 10$250 to $299
  • 82$300 to $349
  • 117$350 to $399
  • 45$400 to $449
  • 104$450 to $499
  • 63$500 to $549
  • 4$550 to $599
  • 11$600 to $649
  • 3$650 to $699
  • 39$700 to $749
  • 10$750 to $799
  • 4$800 to $899
  • 140No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2017: $618.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $188,283.

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

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $139,977
  • Black or African American householders: $106,904
  • Asian householders: $424,610
  • Some other race householders: $37,583
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $40,924

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $142,818
28675:

$142,818
North Carolina:

$171,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $80,467 - $235,433
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 28675

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,212
  • One, attached: 65
  • Two: 91
  • 3 or 4: 50
  • 5 to 9: 99
  • 10 to 19: 28
  • 20 to 49: 28
  • Mobile homes: 721

Unemployment: 3.6%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 28675

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 28675
  • 85.5%2,288Drove a car alone
  • 10.0%267Carpooled
  • 0.3%9Walked
  • 4.2%111Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 28675

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 28675
  • 96Less than 5 minutes
  • 4785 to 9 minutes
  • 50610 to 14 minutes
  • 51815 to 19 minutes
  • 31220 to 24 minutes
  • 5925 to 29 minutes
  • 7930 to 34 minutes
  • 4835 to 39 minutes
  • 4340 to 44 minutes
  • 20945 to 59 minutes
  • 13160 to 89 minutes
  • 7690 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 81.3%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 6,911
  • In family households: 5,886 (1,154 male householders, 930 female householders)
    1,658 spouses, 1,625 children (1,487 natural, 60 adopted, 80 stepchildren), 226 grandchildren, 55 brothers or sisters, 57 parents, 53 other relatives, 94 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,022 (422 male householders (357 living alone)), 543 female householders (538 living alone)), 53 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 141 (150 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,062 2-persons, 465 3-persons, 283 4-persons, 214 5-persons, 34 6-persons, 27 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 896 1-person, 65 2-persons, 3 3-persons

728 married couples with children.
336 single-parent households (145 men, 191 women).

91.6% of residents of 28675 zip code speak English at home.
8.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (70% very well, 19% well, 11% not well).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% very well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (63% very well, 38% not at all).

Foreign born population: 474 (6.7%)
(7.6% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

6.7%
Whole state:

8.1%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 6%Barbados
  • 2%Costa Rica
  • 1%Romania
  • 1%Thailand
  • 1%Czechoslovakia (includes Czech Republic and Slovakia)
Most common first ancestries reported in 28675
  • 46%American
  • 7%English
  • 4%Irish
  • 3%Scotch-Irish
  • 2%German
  • 2%European
  • 1%Scottish
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 402010 or later
  • 1342000 to 2009
  • 2431990 to 1999
  • 77Before 1990

Zip code 28675 topographic map

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • BRISTOL COMPRESSORS SPARTA INCORPORATED (114 INDUSTRIAL PARK DRIVE in SPARTA, NC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    AIR MAJOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - -115DA4YG00M69W84AY3WG7TSGV, WASTEWATER FACILITY, -4457, AIR PROGRAM
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - AIR PROGRAM
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: PLASTICS PRODUCTS; AIR-CONDITIONING AND WARM AIR HEATING EQUIPMENT AND COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT
    Business NAICS classification: ALL OTHER PLASTICS PRODUCT MANUFACTURING.; ALL OTHER PLASTICS PRODUCT MANUFACTURING.; AIR-CONDITIONING AND WARM AIR HEATING EQUIPMENT AND COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURING.; AIR-CONDITIONING AND WARM AIR HEATING EQUIPMENT AND COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: MARTIN MARIETTA COMPOSITES INC (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , YORK INTERNATIONAL CORP (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: BRISTOL COMPRESSORS DIVISION OF YI, MARTIN MARIETTA COMPOSITES INCORPORATED, MARTIN MARIETTA COMPOSITES INC - SPARTA FACILITY, MARTIN MARIETTA COMPOSITES INC., MARTIN MARIETTA COMPOSITES - S, MARTIN MARIETTA MTRL INC MARTI
  • CARDINAL STONE COMPANY INCORPORATED (US 221 AND US 21 in SPARTA, NC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - AIR PROGRAM
    Business SIC and NAICS classification: CRUSHED AND BROKEN GRANITE
  • CHARLESTON FORGE-SPARTA PLANT (593 ANDREWS RIDGE ROAD in SPARTA, NC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - AIR PROGRAM
    Business SIC and NAICS classification: METAL HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE
    Alternative names: CHARLESTON FORGE, INC. - SPARTA PLANT, HEARTHSTONE ENTERPRISES, INC-CHARLESTON
  • ALLEGHANY HIGH SCHOOL (404 TROJAN AVENUE in SPARTA, NC)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-304
    Organizations: ALLEGHANY COUNTY SCHOOLS (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • ALLEGHANY COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (233 DOCTORS STREET in SPARTA, NC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: GENERAL MEDICAL AND SURGICAL HOSPITALS
    Alternative names: ALLEGHANY COMPANY MEM HOSP
  • CAROLINA NARROW FABRIC CO (604 MEMORIAL PARK DR in SPARTA, NC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: HORACE L FREEMAN (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • CHOATE MOTOR COMPANY (118 E WHITEHEAD ST in SPARTA, NC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: DAVID CHOATE (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • CITY BODY SHOP (JONES ST in SPARTA, NC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: CLINTON MCGRADY (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • ALLEGHANY COUNTY SCH DIST. (ONE PEACHTREE STREET in SPARTA, NC)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    Alternative names: ALLEGHANY CNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • C A MELLOTT DBA BULLHEAD PROD (FARM RD in SPARTA, NC)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: CRUSHED AND BROKEN GRANITE
  • CARL ROSE & SONS READY-MIX CONCRETE, IN (164 PINE SWAMP ROAD in SPARTA, NC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: READY-MIXED CONCRETE
    Alternative names: CARL ROSE & SONS INC-SPARTA READY MIX
  • CHARLESTON FORGE (534 NAPCO RD in SPARTA, NC)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: BARBER INVESTMENTS LLC (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • CHARLESTON FORGE PLT #3 (STATE ROAD 1427 in SPARTA, NC)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: BABBER INVESTMENTS LLC (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , BARBER INVESTMENTS LLC (CONTACT/OWNER)

Zip code 28675 marital status for males
Zip code 28675 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2.5%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3.1%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 49.0%Electricity
  • 26.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 10.3%Wood
  • 8.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.5%Other fuel
  • 1.8%Utility gas
  • 1.2%Coal or coke
  • 0.9%No fuel used

Population in 1990: 5,746. Population change in the 1990s: +364 (+6.3%).

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

  • This state: 4,297
  • Northeast: 290
  • Midwest: 186
  • South: 1,672
  • West: 66

64% of the 28675 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 58% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in North Carolina.

93% of the 28675 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 74% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 10% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 13% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 1% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Sparta, NC (28675)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 30
Here:

5.0%
North Carolina:

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

0.0%
North Carolina:

10.3%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2
Here:

2.4%
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 ($)
  • 73,994Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 47,347Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 44,714Business and financial operations occupations
  • 42,985Management occupations
  • 41,958Education, training, and library occupations
  • 41,420Health technologists and technicians

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • G&A TREE SERVICE, INC (154 HICKORY VIEW DRIVE in SPARTA, NC; small business) : $37,663 in 2 contracts in 2000
    $37,663 with Navy for Tree Thinning Services. Taking place in VA. Signed on 2000-06-06. Completion date: 2000-07-11.
    $0, same as above. Signed on 2000-06-06. Completion date: 2000-07-11.

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Home Health Care Services (100-249 employees: 1 establishment, 50-99 employees: 1 establishment, 20-49 employees: 2 establishments, 5-9 employees: 1 establishment, 1-4 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (100-249: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (20-49: 1, 10-19: 1, 5-9: 3, 1-4: 2)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (50-99: 1)

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:

  • 84 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 15 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 12 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 122 people in nursing homes
  • 26 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 9 people in other group homes
  • 4 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 3
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 3
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 28675 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7475.1 years
Robert6173.5 years
James5269.1 years
William4575.7 years
Charles2970.7 years
Mary2877.0 years
George2879.1 years
Bessie2784.7 years
Dorothy2369.0 years
Ruby2177.3 years
Most common last names in zip code 28675 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Edwards8980.2 years
Crouse6278.4 years
Joines5176.5 years
Caudill4376.5 years
Reeves3780.4 years
Andrews3775.9 years
Brown3378.9 years
Richardson2882.6 years
Choate2876.3 years
Wagoner2773.5 years
Businesses in zip code 28675
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1Subway1
Dunkin Donuts1Taco Bell1
FedEx2True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Hardee's1U.S. Cellular1
KFC1UPS1
RadioShack1
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