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ZIP Code 28077

Primary City:High Shoals, NC (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Gaston County
Timezone: Eastern (6:39am)
Area code: 704 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.409, -81.200
ZIP (~400 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28077

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28077. 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 28077. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28077, 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:
High Shoals, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28077 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28077 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 28077 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28077 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 482
Population Density 824 people per sq mi
Housing Units 227
Median Home Value $76,800
Land Area 0.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 195
Median Household Income $19,167

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male291581314181510102114101965530
Female28151693219132111162110151671323
Total5730242246372831213735203422121853

Gender

 Male 215 45%
 Female 267 55%
Gender

Race

 White 407 84.4%
 Black Or African American 38 7.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 1.9%
 Asian 2 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 18 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21414261914112
Renter2216181611730
Total243032423021142

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 73 37%
 Single Guardian 61 31%
 Singles 49 25%
 Singles With Roommate 12 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 121 62%
 Households with Kids 74 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male67376224111312132523
Female67532245254034141128
Total121481084693653462736411

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28077 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28077 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 28077 real estate data, the median home value of $76,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 28077 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally < $200/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28077 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 482 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 67 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 35 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 93 41%
 Households Vacant 32 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 6%
 For Sale Only 3 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 14%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 27 55%
 3+ Bedroom 15 31%
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 $19,167 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 28077 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 28077 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 79 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 61 19%
 No Earnings 180 56%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 79 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 61 19%
 No Earnings 180 56%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 101 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 40 29%
 High School Graduate 93 68%
 Associate's degree 3 2%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 61 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 23%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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