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Cities: Wilkesboro, NC (8.77%), Moravian Falls, NC (4.53%), Cricket, NC (0.21%), North Wilkesboro, NC (0.02%)
County: Wilkes County, NC

Estimated zip code population in 2011: 12,479
Zip code population in 2010: 12,930
Zip code population in 2000: 12,222




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Houses and condos: 5,918
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,570
% of renters here:

30%
State:

33%

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in zip code 28697: 82.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 63.5 sq. mi.
Water area: 1.8 sq. mi.
Population density: 197 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2011:
This zip code:

0.6% ($979)
North Carolina:

0.8% ($1,283)

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,038 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $849 (0.6%)

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Males: 6,026  (48.3%)
Females: 6,453  (51.7%)

For population 25 years and over in 28697:

  • High school or higher: 76.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 13.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 28697:

  • Never married: 18.7%
  • Now married: 61.2%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

Zip code 28697 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.

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Urban population: 4,708
Rural population: 7,770

Estimated median house/condo value in 2011: $161,400
28697:

$161,400
North Carolina:

$153,700



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists there were 25 registered sex offenders living in 28697 zip code as of December 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 28697 to the number of sex offenders is 499 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

43.3 years
North Carolina median age:

37.7 years

Average household size:
This zip code:

2.3 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 28697, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $55,026 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$55,026
State:

$45,376

Salary/wage: $40,507 (reported on 82.8% of returns)
Here:

$40,507
State:

$39,442
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 99.4% for AGIs below $10k, 78.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 81.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 75.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 72.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 43.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $2,184 (reported on 49.1% of returns)
This zip code:

$2,184
North Carolina:

$1,515
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.1% for AGIs below $10k, 1.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $4,019 (reported on 31.8% of returns)
Here:

$4,019
State:

$4,016
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.4% for AGIs below $10k, 1.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$12,930 (reported on 23.0% of returns)
Here:

+$12,930
State:

+$11,152
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.3% for AGIs below $10k, 0.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$11,697 (reported on 19.2% of returns)
Here:

+$11,697
State:

+$9,490
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 12.8% for AGIs below $10k, 5.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 4.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.1% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,511 (reported on 3.6% of returns)
28697:

$3,511
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, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $16,085 (reported on 0.9% of returns)
Here:

$16,085
North Carolina:

$14,754

Total itemized deductions: $25,397 (22% of AGI, reported on 34.5% of returns)
Here:

$25,397
State:

$19,464

Here:

22.1% of AGI
State:

22.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 14.0% for AGIs below $10k, 8.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 11.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 15.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 17.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $7,249 (7% of AGI, reported on 31.1% of returns)
Here:

$7,249
State:

$4,035

Here:

6.6% of AGI
State:

4.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $10k, 1.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $9,737 (reported on 75.0% of returns)
28697:

$9,737
State:

$7,257
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.5% for AGIs below $10k, 3.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 19.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,682 (reported on 17.6% of returns)
Here:

$1,682
State:

$1,851

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 73.1%
Here:

73%
State:

62%
(% for various income ranges: 67.8% for AGIs below $10k, 73.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 74.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 72.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 74.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 80.4% for AGIs over 100k)


Estimated median household income in 2011:
This zip code:

$39,608
North Carolina:

$43,916

Wilkesboro, NC (28697) map

Nearest zip codes: 28654, 28659, 28606, 28635, 28669, 28649.
Wilkesboro Zip Code Map

Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

52.1%
North Carolina:

52.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

4.9%
North Carolina:

5.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 536
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 4,707


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 57 (38 now married, 19 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 2,626 (1,504 now married, 1,122 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 28697 with a mortgage: 2,099 (115 second mortgage, 505 home equity loan, 10 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,574

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,211
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $289

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2011:
This zip code:

23.8%
Whole state:

17.9%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2011:
This zip code:

14.4%
Whole state:

10.0%

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

4.4


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

Notable locations in zip code 28697: Blood Creek Overlook (A), Congo (B), Oakwoods Country Club (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in zip code 28697 include: Hillcrest Church (A), Adley Church (B), Antioch Baptist Church (C), Atonement Church (D), Mount Pleasant Church (E), Mount Sinai Church (F), Yadkin Valley Church (G), Zion Hill Church (H), Parks Grove Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Pauls Cemetery (1), Mount Sinai Cemetery (2), Mountain Park Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: W Kerr Scott Reservoir (A), Holly Farms Lagoon (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Cub Creek (A), Fish Dam Creek (B), Blood Creek (C), Whites Creek (D), Warrior Creek (E), Tucker Hole Creek (F), Smitheys Creek (G), Naked Creek (H), Moravian Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in zip code 28697 include: Westwood Park (1), Smitheys Creek Public Use Area (2), Cub Creek Park (3), Bandits Roost Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 102
  • 2000 to 2004: 570
  • 1990 to 1999: 973
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,351
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,129
  • 1960 to 1969: 844
  • 1950 to 1959: 452
  • 1940 to 1949: 205
  • 1939 or earlier: 292


Zip code 28697 satellite photo by USGS

Bedrooms in houses/apartments in 28697
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 18
  • 2 bedrooms: 751
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,213
  • 4 bedrooms: 560
  • 5+ bedrooms: 131
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 274
  • 2 bedrooms: 671
  • 3 bedrooms: 589
  • 4 bedrooms: 27
  • 5+ bedrooms: 9
Cars and other vehicles available in 28697 in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 110
  • 1 vehicle: 807
  • 2 vehicles: 1,347
  • 3 vehicles: 1,006
  • 4 vehicles: 238
  • 5+ vehicles: 165
  • no vehicle: 287
  • 1 vehicle: 841
  • 2 vehicles: 405
  • 3 vehicles: 32
  • 4 vehicles: 5
  • 5+ vehicles: 0


Estimated household income distribution in 2009:

Zip code 28697 household income distribution in 2009

Zip code 28697 house/condo values in 2011

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2011 in zip code 28697:

  • Less than $10,000: 60
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 52
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 5
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 43
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 29
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 87
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 28
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 108
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 155
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 85
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 134
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 146
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 502
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 263
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 307
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 271
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 590
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 349
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 219
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 104
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 74
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 18
  • $1,000,000 or more: 44

 



28697 rent paid by renters

Rent paid by renters in 2011 in zip code 28697:

  • Less than $100: 68
  • $100 to $149: 36
  • $150 to $199: 67
  • $200 to $249: 51
  • $250 to $299: 24
  • $300 to $349: 179
  • $350 to $399: 117
  • $400 to $449: 307
  • $450 to $499: 141
  • $500 to $549: 186
  • $550 to $599: 81
  • $600 to $649: 11
  • $650 to $699: 45
  • $700 to $749: 17
  • $750 to $799: 7
  • $800 to $899: 23
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 13
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 9
  • No cash rent: 188
 


Median gross rent in 2011: $508.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2011 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $192,444
  • Black or African American householders: $106,280
  • Asian householders: $287,162
  • Some other race householders: $554,367
  • Two or more races householders: $150,471
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $140,492

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $161,400
28697:

$161,400
North Carolina:

$153,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $99,100 - $240,700

Mean price in 2011:

Detached houses: $180,332
Here:

$180,332
State:

$216,682

Mobile homes: $57,184
Here:

$57,184
State:

$73,066

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,861
  • One, attached: 103
  • Two: 69
  • 3 or 4: 231
  • 5 to 9: 411
  • 10 to 19: 22
  • 20 to 49: 65
  • 50 or more: 113
  • Mobile homes: 1,043

Unemployment: 13.4%
28697 zip code mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 4,452 (87%)
  • Carpooled: 523 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 10 (0%)
  • Walked: 61 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 83 (2%)
 

28697 zip code travel time to work (commute)

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 219
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 918
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,205
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,165
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 559
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 127
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 163
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 80
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 109
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 135
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 210
  • 90 or more minutes: 156
 

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 86.9%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 12,055
  • In family households: 10,148 (2,254 male householders, 1,302 female householders)
    2,937 spouses, 3,210 children (2,915 natural, 81 adopted, 215 stepchildren), 65 grandchildren, 6 brothers or sisters, 44 parents, 98 other relatives, 232 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,907 (663 male householders (496 living alone)), 1,024 female householders (1,013 living alone)), 220 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 424 (373 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,888 2-persons, 727 3-persons, 635 4-persons, 247 5-persons, 39 6-persons, 20 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 1,509 1-person, 150 2-persons, 28 3-persons

1,636 married couples with children.
938 single-parent households (259 men, 679 women).

94.3% of residents of 28697 zip code speak English at home.
5.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (47% very well, 22% well, 20% not well, 10% not at all).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% very well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 525 (4.2%)
(33.9% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

4.2%
Whole state:

7.3%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents:

  • Mexico (64%)
  • India (11%)
  • Guatemala (9%)
  • El Salvador (9%)
  • Ghana (4%)
  • Philippines (2%)
  • Japan (1%)

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2000 or later: 79
  • 1990 to 1999: 249
  • 1980 to 1989: 131
  • Before 1980: 206

Races in zip code 28697:

White population: 10,852
Black population: 725
American Indian population: 18
Asian population: 144
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population: 7
Some other race population: 8
Two or more races population: 168
Hispanic or Latino population: 1,008

Most common first ancestries reported in 28697 (%):



  • American (39%)
  • Other groups (18%)
  • English (8%)
  • German (5%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3%)
  • European (2%)


Zip code 28697 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • ANSELL PROTECTIVE PRODUCTS INCORPORATED (1000 SPRING STREET in WILKESBORO, NC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-04-2001-9079, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-04-2001-9079, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - AIR PROGRAM
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: KNITTING MILLS
    Business NAICS classification: OTHER KNIT FABRIC AND LACE MILLS.; OTHER KNIT FABRIC AND LACE MILLS.
  • CHURCH AND CHURCH LUMBER CO (798 NEW BROWNS FORD ROAD in WILKESBORO, NC)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - -115DA4YG00PP3D64FBEP85KB98, WASTEWATER FACILITY
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: SAWMILLS AND PLANING MILLS, GENERAL
    Alternative names: CHURCH AND CHR LUMBER CO BFR 1, CHURCH AND CHR LUMBER CO BFR 2, CHURCH AND CHURCH LUMBER CO-BF
  • BOBBY HAMBY CONCRETE COMPANY INCORPORATED (2108 NC HWY 16 NORTH in WILKESBORO, NC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - AIR PROGRAM
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: READY-MIXED CONCRETE
  • ANSELL GOLDEN NEEDLES #4 INACTIVE (GOLDEN NEEDLES STREET in WILKESBORO, NC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - AIR PROGRAM
    Business SIC classification: BROADWOVEN FABRIC MILLS, COTTON
  • BOONE AGGREGATES COMPANY, INC. - CONCRET (606 OLD NC 268 in WILKESBORO, NC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - AIR PROGRAM
    Business SIC classification: READY-MIXED CONCRETE
    Alternative names: BOONE AGGREGATES COMPANY, INCORPORATED - CONCRETE PLANT
  • BRYANT CHURCH HARDWOODS, INC. (BUCK ROAD in WILKESBORO, NC)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - -66AN2CF000YXNWA489NRR5M5P6, WASTEWATER FACILITY
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: SAWMILLS AND PLANING MILLS, GENERAL
  • CARL ROSE AND SONS READY-MIX CONCRETE, INCORPORATED (ON NC 115, 100 YD. SOUTH OF INTERSECTION WITH US 4 in WILKESBORO, NC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - AIR PROGRAM
    Business SIC classification: READY-MIXED CONCRETE
  • APPALACHIAN LUMBER COMPANY, INC. (5879 WEST US HIGHWAY 421 NORTH in WILKESBORO, NC)
    AIR SYNTHETIC MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - AIR PROGRAM
    Business SIC classification: HARDWOOD DIMENSION AND FLOORING MILLS
    Business NAICS classification: SAWMILLS.
  • DML LINEBERRY (151 LINEBERRY ROAD in WILKESBORO, NC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: HAND AND EDGE TOOLS, EXCEPT MACHINE TOOLS AND HANDSAWS
    Business NAICS classification: HAND AND EDGE TOOL MANUFACTURING.
    Alternative names: DML INDL. PRODS. LINEBERRY DIV., DML LINEBERRY **INACTIVE**
  • DML-LINEBERRY TRUCK HOUSE (INDUSTRIAL PARK RD in WILKESBORO, NC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: VERMONT AMERICAN CORP (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • BRYANT CHURCH HARDWOODS INC (683 BUCK RD in WILKESBORO, NC)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: SAWMILLS AND PLANING MILLS, GENERAL

Fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 28697:

  • Holiday Inn Express In Wilkesboro , 1700 Winkler St, Wilkesboro, NC 28697 , Phone: (336) 838-1800, Fax: (336) 838-2545
  • Quality Inn, US 421 & 268 Byp, Wilkesboro, NC 28697 , Phone: (910) 667-2176
  • Lowe's Motel, Hwy 421a, Wilkesboro, NC 28697 , Phone: (336) 838-4186
  • Hampton Inn Wilkesboro , 1300 Collegiate Dr, Wilkesboro, NC 28697 , Phone: (336) 838-5000, Fax: (336) 838-5110
  • Addison Inn , US Hwy 421 North, Wilkesboro, NC 28697 , Phone: (336) 838-1000, Fax: (336) 667-7458
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 28697

Zip code 28697 marital status for males
Zip code 28697 marital status for females


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3.4%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (66%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (18%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Population in 1990: 11,889. Population change in the 1990s: +333 (+2.8%).

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

  • This state: 9,687
  • Northeast: 216
  • Midwest: 370
  • South: 1,403
  • West: 138

63% of the 28697 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 62% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in North Carolina.

92% of the 28697 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 77% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 11% 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): 49
Here:

3.5%
North Carolina:

8.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 85
Here:

16.3%
North Carolina:

8.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 42
Here:

11.0%
North Carolina:

17.5%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Class of Workers (%)


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

  • Legal occupations: 78,929
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations: 64,848
  • Architecture and engineering occupations: 61,458
  • Management occupations: 49,464
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors: 41,167
  • Business and financial operations occupations: 40,865

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • WILKES COUNTY SHERIFFS DEPARTM (201 CURTIS STREET in WILKESBORO, NC) : $315,025 in 11 contracts from 2000 to 2006
    Contracts for Guard Services, Other Professional Services, Other Social Services by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only, Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $38,250; 2001: $33,675; 2002: $36,153; 2003: $39,177; 2004: $82,278; 2005: $57,066; 2006: $28,426.

    Biggest contracts:
    $41,139 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Guard Services. Signed on 2004-04-01. Completion date: 2004-04-02.
    $41,139 with Army for Guard Services. Signed on 2004-04-01. Completion date: 2004-04-02.
    $39,177 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Other Professional Services. Signed on 2003-03-04. Completion date: 2003-04-01.
    $38,250 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Other Social Services. Signed on 2000-02-29. Completion date: 2000-09-30.
  • MIKE'S BIKES INC (7850 W US HIGHWAY 421 in WILKESBORO, NC; small business) : $16,678 in 2 contracts in 2004
    $8,339 with Army for Ground Effect Vehicles. Signed on 2004-09-10. Completion date: 2004-09-14.
    $8,339 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Ground Effect Vehicles. Signed on 2004-09-10. Completion date: 2004-09-14.
  • LOWE'S HOME CENTERS, INC (2003 W US HIGHWAY 421 in WILKESBORO, NC) : $500 in 2 contracts in 2004
    $250 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Non-Building Facilities. Signed on 2004-09-22. Completion date: 2004-10-15.
    $250 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Non-Building Facilities. Signed on 2004-09-22. Completion date: 2004-10-15.

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

  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (50-99 employees: 2 establishments, 20-49 employees: 7 establishments, 10-19 employees: 4 establishments, 5-9 employees: 1 establishment, 1-4 employees: 3 establishments)
  • Finance and Insurance: Commercial Banking (100-249: 1, 50-99: 1, 20-49: 2, 10-19: 3, 5-9: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (100-249: 2)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (50-99: 2, 20-49: 2, 10-19: 4, 5-9: 3, 1-4: 5)

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 (Noninst.)




People in group quarters:

  • 314 people in nursing homes
  • 74 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 57 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 6 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 3
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 7
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 14
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 7
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 24
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0


Most common first names in zip code 28697 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James12174.1 years
William9575.3 years
John8175.8 years
Mary7079.3 years
Robert5275.5 years
Charles4472.6 years
Ruby4478.7 years
Ruth3977.7 years
Thomas3572.7 years
Annie3380.4 years
Most common last names in zip code 28697 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson9878.9 years
Johnson7475.0 years
Church7176.2 years
Minton6374.0 years
Harris5376.0 years
Miller5079.8 years
Call4773.0 years
Brown4778.5 years
Eller4673.5 years
Foster4677.0 years
Businesses in zip code 28697
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
Applebee's1Nike4
Arby's1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King1Penske1
Chick-Fil-A1Pizza Hut1
Curves1RadioShack1
Dunkin Donuts2Ruby Tuesday1
FedEx1Rue211
GNC1SONIC Drive-In1
H&R Block1Sears1
Hardee's1Staples1
Holiday Inn1Subway2
JCPenney1T-Mobile1
Jones New York1Taco Bell1
KFC1U-Haul1
Kincaid1U.S. Cellular1
Kohl's1UPS5
Long John Silver's1Walmart1
Lowe's1Wendy's1
MasterBrand Cabinets2YMCA1
Maurices1


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