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ZIP Code 28023

Primary City:China Grove, NC (View All Cities)
County: Rowan County
Timezone: Eastern (7:21am)
Coordinates:35.57, -80.59
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28023

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28023. 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 28023. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28023, 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:
China Grove, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28023 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28023 is located in central North Carolina and covers a slightly less 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 28023 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28023 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,175
Population Density 306 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,966
Median Home Value $152,900
Land Area 46.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,454
Median Household Income $47,952

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male45443247351536739042253454754555352144632919715911966
Female394404477484378376428465534558564473468327247239167123
Total8488369509997457668509991,0811,1031,117994914656444398286189

Gender

 Male 7,069 50%
 Female 7,106 50%
Gender

Race

 White 12,654 89.3%
 Black Or African American 675 4.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 55 0.4%
 Asian 128 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 494 3.5%
 Two Or More Races 169 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner59386777953915607400112
Renter73295287245176885724
Total1326811,0641,1981,091695457136

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,151 58%
 Single Guardian 888 16%
 Singles 1,186 22%
 Singles With Roommate 229 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,602 66%
 Households with Kids 1,852 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9110091818790671028683103871099191941229711170
Female68869170706186929510985839610412510080918880
Total159186182151157151153194181192188170205195216194202188199150

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28023 has a small 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 28023 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 28023 real estate data, the median home value of $152,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 28023. Rentals in 28023 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28023 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,065 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 28 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 82 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,861 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,348 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,245 21%
 Households Vacant 512 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 101 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 96 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 271 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 101 8%
 2 Bedroom 568 47%
 3+ Bedroom 551 45%
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 $47,952 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28023 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 28023 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 4,486 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,690 24%
 No Earnings 3,931 35%
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 4,486 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,690 24%
 No Earnings 3,931 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,834 95.6%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 30 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 60 1.0%
 Worked at Home 178 2.9%
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 968 20.2%
 High School Graduate 2,739 57.1%
 Associate's degree 422 8.8%
 Bachelor's degree 411 8.6%
 Master's degree 130 2.7%
 Professional school degree 37 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 86 1.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,439 80.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 160 5.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 420 13.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28023

ZIP Code 28023 is in the Rowan-Salisbury School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28023.

Bostian Elementary
4245 Old Beatty Ford Rd
China Grove, NC 28023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rowan-Salisbury School District
China Grove Elementary
514 South Franklin St
China Grove, NC 28023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rowan-Salisbury School District
China Grove Middle School
1013 North Main St
China Grove, NC 28023
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rowan-Salisbury School District
Enochville Elementary
925 North Enochville Ave
China Grove, NC 28023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rowan-Salisbury School District
Millbridge Elementary
155 Ed Deal Rd
China Grove, NC 28023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rowan-Salisbury School District
South Rowan High School
1655 Patterson St
China Grove, NC 28023
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rowan-Salisbury School District
Carson High School
290 Kress Venture Dr
China Grove, NC 28023
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rowan-Salisbury School District

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