ZIP Code 28759 - Mills River North Carolina

ZIP Code 28759 is located in Mills River North Carolina. Portions of 28759 are also in Horse Shoe and Etowah and Mills River Township and Hendersonville Township. 28759 is entirely within Henderson County. Regionally, it is located in the Asheville Area.

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ZIP Code 28759 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameMills River
Primary CountyHenderson County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)7,514
Area Code(s)828
Current Time

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28759 Demographics

28759 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 28759 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 28759 is White. The current unemployment level in 28759 is 3.5%.

Population Growth Rate2.25%
Population Density285 People per Square Mile
Total Households2,936
Percentage High Income Households2.2%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$69,368
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$79,330
Current Unemployment Rate (February 2024)3.5%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 89.17%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 80.96%

28759 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American1361.81%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

28759 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American00%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander60.57%

28759 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College2986.11%
Bachelor Degree87217.88%
High School Diploma1,11522.86%
No High School Diploma871.78%
GED or Alternate1653.38%
1 or More Years of College79216.24%
Associates Degree83317.08%
Masters Degree59612.22%
Professional Degree881.8%
Doctorate Degree310.64%

28759 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 28759
RegionAsheville Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaAsheville, NC
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area26 Square Miles

28759 Politics

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