ZIP Code 28615 - Creston North Carolina

ZIP Code 28615 is located in Creston North Carolina. Portions of 28615 are also in North Fork Township (Ashe County) and Creston Township and Laurel Township and Pond Mountain Township and Clifton Township. 28615 is primarily within Ashe County, with some portions in Watauga County. Regionally, it is located in the Tri-Cities Region.

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ZIP Code 28615 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameCreston
Primary CountyAshe County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)1,717
Area Code(s)336 / 743
Current Time
EST

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28615 Demographics

28615 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in North Carolina based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 28615 is White. The current unemployment level in 28615 is 3.5%.

Population1,717
Population Growth Rate0.00%
Population Density24 People per Square Mile
Total Households822
Percentage High Income Households1.3%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$45,230
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$39,220
Current Unemployment Rate (February 2024)3.5%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 97.09%

28615 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Race/EthnictyTotalPercentage
White1,63597.09%
Black00%
Hispanic492.91%
Asian00%
Native American00%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

28615 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College14513.53%
Bachelor Degree1009.33%
High School Diploma47143.94%
No High School Diploma141.31%
GED or Alternate787.28%
1 or More Years of College948.77%
Associates Degree11010.26%
Masters Degree383.54%
Professional Degree222.05%
Doctorate Degree00%

28615 Geography

Coordinates36.45175552,-81.65039062
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RegionTri-Cities Region
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaBoone, NC
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area70 Square Miles

28615 Politics

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28615 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Average First Frost DateOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateMay 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion66d - Southern Crystalline Ridges and Mountains

28615 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)20222936455257555037292338
Avg Max Temp (°F)43455361697579787364544562
Avg Precip (In.)3.994.085.414.455.565.114.654.324.424.284.663.6754.62

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