28754 is the zip code for

Mars Hill, NC

Total population
7,679
Housing units
3,912
Land area
(sq. miles)
86.39
Density
(people per sq. mile)
88.89
Water area
(sq. miles)
0.00

Demographic data for zip code 28754

Gender:

Male
3,771
Female
3,908
Median age
Male
38.70
Female
43.20
Gender

Households:

Total households
2,896
Family households
2,022
Nonfamily households
874
Average household size
2.36
Average family size
2.80
Households

Housing units:

Total housing units
3,912
Occupied housing units
2,896
Owner-occupied
2,152
Renter-occupied
744
Vacant housing units
1,016
Housing units

Age:

Under 5 years
327
5 to 9 years
402
10 to 14 years
438
15 to 19 years
723
20 to 24 years
722
25 to 34 years
715
35 to 44 years
878
45 to 54 years
1,033
55 to 59 years
531
60 to 64 years
546
65 to 74 years
755
75 to 84 years
432
85 years and over
177
Median age
41.20
Age

Race:

White
7,127
Hispanic or Latino
178
Black or African American
199
Asian
32
American Indian & Alaska Native
14
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander
4
Other (One Race)
13
Two or More Races
112
Race
* Based on 2010, 2000 U.S. Census data

Economic data for zip code 28754

Employment status:

Population
(16 years and over)
6,147
Civilian labor force
3,146
Employed
2,816
Unemployed
330
Armed Forces
0
Not in labor force
3,001
Percent Unemployed
10.5%
Employment status

Commuting to work:

Workers
(16 years and over)
2,753
Car, truck, or van
Drove alone
2,015
Carpooled
364
Public transportation
(excluding taxicab)
0
Walked
109
Other means
0
Worked at home
265
Mean travel time
25.7 min.
Commuting to work

Occupation:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
2,816
Management / business / science / arts
890
Service
586
Sales / office
748
Natural resources / construction / maintenance
367
Production / transportation / material moving
225
Occupation

Industry:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
2,816
Agriculture / forestry / fishing / hunting / mining
41
Construction
184
Manufacturing
235
Wholesale trade
32
Retail trade
367
Transportation / warehousing / utilities
75
Information
51
Finance / insurance / real estate / rental / leasing
163
Professional / scientific / management / administrative / waste management services
143
Educational services / health care / social assistance
1,048
Arts / entertainment / recreation / accommodation / food services
248
Public administration
68
Other services
161
Industry

Class of worker:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
2,816
Private wage & salary workers
2,114
Government workers
471
Self-employed
(in own not incorporated business)
231
Unpaid family workers
0
Class of worker

Income:

Total households
2,787
Less than $10,000
237
$10,000 to $14,999
294
$15,000 to $24,999
352
$25,000 to $34,999
446
$35,000 to $49,999
312
$50,000 to $74,999
598
$75,000 to $99,999
235
$100,000 to $149,999
219
$150,000 to $199,999
61
$200,000 or more
33
Median household income
$37,443
Mean household income
$52,281
Percentage of people whose income in the past 12 months is below the poverty level
17.3%
Income
* Based on 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-year estimates

Public schools in 28754

Name & AddressPhone# of studentsFree lunchPupils per teacher
Mars Hill Elementary
200 School House Lane
(828) 689-29225702050.0

Public libraries around Mars Hill, NC

NameAddress
Madison County Public Library
WWW.MADISONCOUNTYLIBRARY.ORG
1335 North Main Street
Marshall, NC 28753
Mcdowell County Public Library
WWW.MCDOWELLPUBLICLIBRARY.ORG
90 West Court Street
Marion, NC 28752

Universities and Colleges around 28754

NameAddressPhone
Montreat College - Switchboard
www.montreat.edu
310 Gaither Circle
Montreat, NC 28757
(828) 669-8011
Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College - Madison Campus4646 USHighway 25/70
Marshall, NC 28753
(828) 649-2947
McDowell Technical Community College54 College Drive
Marion, NC 28752
(828) 652-6021
AramarkHowerton Cafeteria
Montreat, NC 28757
(828) 669-7118

Hospitals and Medical Centers around 28754

NameAddressPhone# of beds
Julian F Keith Alcohol Center
www.jfkadatc.net
201 Tabernacle Road
Black Mountain, NC 28711
(828) 669-3402110
Transylvania Comm HospitalHospital Drive
Brevard, NC 28712
(828) 884-911188
Swain County Hospital
www.westcare.org
45 Plateau Street
Bryson City, NC 28713
(828) 488-401325
PHS Indian HospitalHospital Road
Cherokee, NC 28719
(828) 497-916328
Haywood Regional Medical Ctr
www.haymed.org
262 Leroy George Drive
Clyde, NC 28721
(828) 456-7311133
St Luke's Hospital101 Hospital Drive
Columbus, NC 28722
(828) 894-331173
Park Ridge Hospital
www.ahss.org
Naples Road
Fletcher, NC 28732
(828) 684-850198
Angel Medical CenterRiverview & White Oak Streets
Franklin, NC 28734
(828) 524-841159
Highlands-Cashiers Hospital190 Hospital Drive
Highlands, NC 28741
(828) 526-1200104
Mcdowell Hospital100 Rankin Drive
Marion, NC 28752
(828) 659-500065
Spruce Pine Community Hospital125 Hospital Drive
Spruce Pine, NC 28777
(828) 765-420142
Harris Regional Hospital
www.westcare.org
68 Hospital Road
Sylva, NC 28779
(828) 586-7000194
Margaret R Pardee Mem Hospital
www.pardee-med.org
715 Fleming Street
Hendersonville, NC 28791
(828) 696-1000181

Hotels, Motels and other accommodations around 28754

Hotel nameAddress# of RoomsLow rateHigh rate
COMFORT INN MARS HILL167 J F ROBINSON LANE
Mars Hill, NC 28754
5679110

Restaurants, dining rooms and coffee shops in 28754

Restaurant nameAddressCuisinePhone
Hardee's844 Carl Eller Rd
Mars Hill, NC 28754
American, Fast Food, Hamburgers, Sandwiches828-689-3311
Pizza Roma611 Carl Eller Road
Mars Hill, NC 28754
Pizza828-689-5542
Subway Sandwiches & Salads222 Carl Eller Rd
Mars Hill, NC 28754
Fast Food, Salads, Sandwiches828-689-9127

Crime rates

Crime rates in Mars Hill, NC:

Total
48
Violent Crime
11
Murder & Manslaughter
0
Forcible Rape
1
Robbery
2
Aggravated Assault
8
Property Crime
37
Burglary
15
Larceny & Theft
21
Motor Vehicle Theft
1
Arson
0
Mars Hill, NC

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