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ZIP Code 28034

Primary City:Dallas, NC (View All Cities)
County: Gaston County
Timezone: Eastern (7:32pm)
Area code: 704 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.35, -81.18
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28034

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28034. 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 28034. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28034, 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:
Dallas, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28034 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28034 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 28034 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 large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28034 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,642
Population Density 367 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,004
Median Home Value $113,200
Land Area 45.35 sq mi
Water Area 0.37 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,385
Median Household Income $39,692

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male51356860061951348449260970566555852146132027617111149
Female543552515520492474524642655632568558528420279236157112
Total1,0561,1201,1151,1391,0059581,0161,2511,3601,2971,1261,079989740555407268161

Gender

 Male 8,235 49%
 Female 8,407 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,465 86.9%
 Black Or African American 1,450 8.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 57 0.3%
 Asian 76 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 350 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 242 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7945890298294769039691
Renter1523904343502521598023
Total2318481,3361,3321,199849476114

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,264 51%
 Single Guardian 1,313 21%
 Singles 1,519 24%
 Singles With Roommate 289 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,119 65%
 Households with Kids 2,266 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male94981101121191121101151121499898136119118114135152100105
Female109122115116113991051101259910710210310410310511910786109
Total203220225228232211215225237248205200239223221219254259186214

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28034 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28034 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 28034 real estate data, the median home value of $113,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28034 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28034 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28034 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,366 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 238 1.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 32 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,035 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,510 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,840 26%
 Households Vacant 619 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 242 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 3%
 For Sale Only 86 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 242 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 1%
 1 Bedroom 216 11%
 2 Bedroom 985 48%
 3+ Bedroom 821 40%
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 $39,692 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28034 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 28034 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 28034 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 5,092 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,088 23%
 No Earnings 5,418 40%
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 5,092 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,088 23%
 No Earnings 5,418 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,740 95.7%
 Public transportation 48 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 132 1.9%
 Worked at Home 116 1.6%
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 1,093 18.7%
 High School Graduate 3,566 60.9%
 Associate's degree 535 9.1%
 Bachelor's degree 540 9.2%
 Master's degree 94 1.6%
 Professional school degree 15 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 16 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,918 82.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 238 6.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 385 10.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28034

ZIP Code 28034 is in the Nc Dept of Juvenile Justice School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28034.

Gaston Regional Detention Center
135 Camp Sertoma Rd
Dallas, NC 28034
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nc Dept of Juvenile Justice School District
Carr Elementary
307 South Pine St
Dallas, NC 28034
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gaston County School District
Costner Elementary
353 Old 277 Loop Hwy
Dallas, NC 28034
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gaston County School District
Friday Middle School
1221 Ratchford Dr
Dallas, NC 28034
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Gaston County School District
North Gaston High School
1133 Ratchford Rd
Dallas, NC 28034
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gaston County School District
Gaston Early College High School
Gaston College Lena Sue Beam B
Dallas, NC 28034
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gaston County School District
Tabernacle Christian Academy
2128 Dallas Cherryville Hwy
Dallas, NC 28034
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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