ZIP Code 28740 - Green Mountain North Carolina

ZIP Code 28740 is located in Green Mountain North Carolina. Portions of 28740 are also in Bradshaw Township and Ramseytown Township and Brush Creek Township and Poplar Township and Green Mountain Township. 28740 is primarily within Yancey County, with some portions in Mitchell County. Regionally, it is located in the Asheville Area.

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ZIP Code 28740 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameGreen Mountain
Primary CountyYancey County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)1,727
Area Code(s)828
Current Time

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28740 Demographics

28740 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 28740 is White. The current unemployment level in 28740 is 3.8%.

Population Growth Rate50.55%
Population Density26 People per Square Mile
Total Households590
Percentage High Income Households4.9%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$44,176
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$48,840
Current Unemployment Rate (February 2024)3.8%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 97.55%

28740 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American10.06%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

28740 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College798.71%
Bachelor Degree758.27%
High School Diploma45249.83%
No High School Diploma171.87%
GED or Alternate889.7%
1 or More Years of College839.15%
Associates Degree9510.47%
Masters Degree181.98%
Professional Degree00%
Doctorate Degree00%

28740 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 28740
RegionsAsheville Area
Tri-Cities Region
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area66 Square Miles

28740 Politics

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28740 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Average First Frost DateOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateMay 11 - 20
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion66d - Southern Crystalline Ridges and Mountains

28740 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)23253138475559585240322541
Avg Max Temp (°F)46495867747982817768584966
Avg Precip (In.)4.914.525.754.385.124.464.184.544.333.854.523.8254.36

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