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ZIP Code 28018

Primary City:Bostic, NC (View All Cities)
County: Rutherford County
Timezone: Eastern (5:44am)
Area code: 828 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.5, -81.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28018

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28018. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 28018. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28018, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Bostic, NC
Unacceptable:
Bostic Yard, Corinth, Golden, Sunshine, Washburn Store

Stats and Demographics for the 28018 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28018 is located in west North Carolina and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 28018 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28018 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,562
Population Density 56 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,720
Median Home Value $134,900
Land Area 99.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,259
Median Household Income $36,132

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male143165199178140142134157218215190209206157108644732
Female140179174189137121138191217217196231178168113958985
Total283344373367277263272348435432386440384325221159136117

Gender

 Male 2,704 49%
 Female 2,858 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,292 95.1%
 Black Or African American 158 2.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.1%
 Asian 15 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 29 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 61 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1813132234942229716662
Renter35124100926241308
Total5325542244148433819670

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,251 55%
 Single Guardian 334 15%
 Singles 578 26%
 Singles With Roommate 96 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,582 70%
 Households with Kids 677 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2933262435372633343540503440403137343638
Female1829263933402935424928363031433540393228
Total4762526368775568768468866471836677736866

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28018 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28018 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 28018 real estate data, the median home value of $134,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 28018. Rentals in 28018 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28018 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,499 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 63 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 950 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 817 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 492 18%
 Households Vacant 461 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 48 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 27 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 224 49%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 135 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 1%
 2 Bedroom 210 41%
 3+ Bedroom 302 58%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $36,132 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28018 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 28018 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,419 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,281 25%
 No Earnings 2,356 47%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,419 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,281 25%
 No Earnings 2,356 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,116 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 113 5%
 Worked at Home 92 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 405 21.5%
 High School Graduate 1,034 54.8%
 Associate's degree 76 4.0%
 Bachelor's degree 247 13.1%
 Master's degree 90 4.8%
 Professional school degree 11 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 24 1.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 822 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 30 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 96 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28018

ZIP Code 28018 is in the Rutherford County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28018.

East Rutherford Middle School
259 East Church St
Bostic, NC 28018
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rutherford County School District
Sunshine Elementary
231 Toney Rd
Bostic, NC 28018
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rutherford County School District
Glenwood Christian Academy
461 Bostic Sunshine Highway
Bostic, NC 28018
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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