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ZIP Code 28080

Primary City:Iron Station, NC (View All Cities)
County: Lincoln County
Timezone: Eastern (7:17pm)
Area code: 704 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.45, -81.11
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28080

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28080. 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 28080. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28080, 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:
Iron Station, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28080 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28080 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 28080 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28080 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,299
Population Density 185 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,986
Median Home Value $126,500
Land Area 39.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,746
Median Household Income $57,324

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male 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
Male20725028826119016519424030138530426822317610863309
Female190228249269171184188280313333302250258160125654230
Total3974785375303613493825206147186065184813362331287239

Gender

 Male 3,662 50%
 Female 3,637 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,564 89.9%
 Black Or African American 464 6.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.5%
 Asian 36 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1%
 Other Race 92 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 104 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3320445864050331712522
Renter3198108915533199
Total6430256673155835014431

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,678 61%
 Single Guardian 439 16%
 Singles 519 19%
 Singles With Roommate 110 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,763 64%
 Households with Kids 983 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4530543953434958474958625663556960443340
Female4247383334554450455640495747505564524835
Total877792728798931089210598111113110105124124968175

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28080 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28080 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 28080 real estate data, the median home value of $126,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28080 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28080 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28080 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,298 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,673 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 629 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 444 15%
 Households Vacant 240 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 49 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 37 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 125 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 216 44%
 3+ Bedroom 279 56%
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 $57,324 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28080 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. However, that is not the case in 28080. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,786 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,614 24%
 No Earnings 2,218 34%
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 2,786 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,614 24%
 No Earnings 2,218 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,825 95.1%
 Public transportation 8 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 13 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 0.9%
 Worked at Home 142 3.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 300 11.0%
 High School Graduate 1,597 58.8%
 Associate's degree 350 12.9%
 Bachelor's degree 398 14.7%
 Master's degree 52 1.9%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 19 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,560 89.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 69 4.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 117 6.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28080

ZIP Code 28080 is in the Lincoln County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28080.

East Lincoln Middle School
4137 Hwy 73
Iron Station, NC 28080
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lincoln County School District
Iron Station Elementary
4207 Hwy 27 East
Iron Station, NC 28080
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lincoln County School District

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