ZIP Code 28675 - Sparta North Carolina

ZIP Code 28675 is located in Sparta North Carolina. Portions of 28675 are also in Gap Civil Township and Whitehead Township and Piney Creek Township (Alleghany County) and Prathers Creek Township and Cherry Lane Township. 28675 is entirely within Alleghany County. Regionally, it is located in the Piedmont Triad Area.

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ZIP Code 28675 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameSparta
Primary CountyAlleghany County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)6,591
Area Code(s)336 / 743
Current Time

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28675 Demographics

28675 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 28675 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 28675 is White. The current unemployment level in 28675 is 4.2%.

Population Growth Rate-6.10%
Population Density62 People per Square Mile
Total Households2,782
Percentage High Income Households0.7%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$37,558
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$51,580
Current Unemployment Rate (February 2024)4.2%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 86.79%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 71.14%

28675 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American340.49%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander20.03%

28675 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American20.22%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander10.11%

28675 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College2928.13%
Bachelor Degree50714.12%
High School Diploma1,45040.39%
No High School Diploma1273.54%
GED or Alternate2035.65%
1 or More Years of College48313.45%
Associates Degree37010.31%
Masters Degree1253.48%
Professional Degree200.56%
Doctorate Degree130.36%

28675 Geography

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RegionPiedmont Triad Area
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area107 Square Miles

28675 Politics

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28675 Schools

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28675 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 ZoneCfb - Oceanic Climate
Ecoregion66c - New River Plateau

28675 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21222936455357565037302338
Avg Max Temp (°F)42455362707680797364544562
Avg Precip (In.)4.13.885.414.775.414.424.524.054.564.334.753.4453.64

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