Zip Code 28692 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameVilas
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Watauga
Area Code828
Current Population:4067
Racial Majority:White 94.54%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.6%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$40956
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57410
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time25.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range2963 - 3740 ft.
Area42 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.28158700, -81.79300000

Zip Code 28692 Description

Zip Code 28692 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28692 is primarily located in Watauga County. The official US Postal Service name for 28692 is VILAS, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28692 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 28692 is 828. 28692 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28692 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28692 increased to 4067 from 3482 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28692 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28692 public schools is White. 60.5% of students in 28692 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3512 94.54% 3891 -10%
 Black Or African American 4 0.11% 25 -84%
 Hispanic 86 2.31% 91 -5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.97% 5 +620%
 Asian 48 1.29% 20 +140%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 34 0.78% 34 -15%

Zip Code 28692 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.6%
 Black Or African American 0.3%
 Hispanic 5.6%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.1%

Zip Code 28692 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population40673482
Male Population51.10%
Female Population48.90%
Total Households1719
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
60.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$40956
Income Under $50K Per Year60.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.90%
28692 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 5Virginia FoxxRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$270200
Average Real Estate Sale Price$247583
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfb - Oceanic Climate
Ecoregion 66d - Southern Crystalline Ridges and Mountains
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 28692 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21233037465458575138312439
Avg Max Temp (°F)42455362697579787263544561
Avg Precip (In.)4.54.325.74.925.735.395.134.714.784.254.843.9358.2
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boone, NC
CBSA Type28692
CBSA Population46678
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours