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ZIP Code 28092

Primary City:Lincolnton, NC (View All Cities)
County: Lincoln County
Timezone: Eastern (9:38am)
Area code: 704 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.5, -81.3
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28092

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28092. 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 28092. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28092, 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:
Lincolnton, NC
Acceptable:
Boger City

Stats and Demographics for the 28092 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28092 is located in central 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 28092 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 slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28092 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 38,570
Population Density 315 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,585
Median Home Value $128,600
Land Area 122.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.62 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,023
Median Household Income $41,607

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1671,2771,3181,3761,1371,1091,1051,4001,4931,5331,4031,2611,135913578413265145
Female1,1511,1751,2401,2361,0571,0531,1721,3731,4711,4751,4531,3431,239976701571431425
Total2,3182,4522,5582,6122,1942,1622,2772,7732,9643,0082,8562,6042,3741,8891,279984696570

Gender

 Male 19,028 49%
 Female 19,542 51%
Gender

Race

 White 33,200 86.1%
 Black Or African American 2,808 7.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 85 0.2%
 Asian 227 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 1,505 3.9%
 Two Or More Races 738 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1399031,9562,3832,3081,648913268
Renter3511,0471,03085957334622673
Total4901,9502,9863,2422,8811,9941,139341

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,876 52%
 Single Guardian 2,743 18%
 Singles 3,695 25%
 Singles With Roommate 709 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,983 66%
 Households with Kids 5,040 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male242217270232255266247272237276248262247285268290322246250232
Female238218237214231239218224263256240239248257278249217260232206
Total480435507446486505465496500532488501495542546539539506482438

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28092 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28092 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 28092 real estate data, the median home value of $128,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 28092. Rentals in 28092 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28092 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 37,895 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 191 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 319 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 165 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,949 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,569 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,505 27%
 Households Vacant 1,562 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 561 35.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 21 1.3%
 For Sale Only 227 14.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 84 5.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 74 4.7%
 For Migrant Workers 4 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 591 37.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 86 2%
 1 Bedroom 474 11%
 2 Bedroom 2,365 55%
 3+ Bedroom 1,381 32%
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 $41,607 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28092 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 28092 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,694 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,959 23%
 No Earnings 12,038 39%
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 11,694 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,959 23%
 No Earnings 12,038 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,581 96.6%
 Public transportation 50 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 172 1.1%
 Worked at Home 313 1.9%
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 3,274 25.5%
 High School Graduate 6,576 51.2%
 Associate's degree 969 7.5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,612 12.6%
 Master's degree 202 1.6%
 Professional school degree 128 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 83 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,948 83.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 463 6.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 755 10.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28092

ZIP Code 28092 is in the Lincoln County School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28092.

Battleground Elementary
201 Jeb Seagle Dr
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lincoln County School District
Ge Massey Elementary
130 Newbold St
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lincoln County School District
Lincolnton Middle School
2361 Startown Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lincoln County School District
Love Memorial Elementary
1463 Love Memorial Sch Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lincoln County School District
S Ray Lowder Elementary
350 Kennedy Dr
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lincoln County School District
West Lincoln Middle School
260 Shoal Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lincoln County School District
Pumpkin Center Primary
3970 King Wilkinson Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lincoln County School District
Childers Elementary
2595 Rock Dam Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lincoln County School District
Kiser Intermediate
301 Jeb Seagle Dr
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lincoln County School District
Pumpkin Center Intermediate
3980 King Wilkinson Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lincoln County School District
Lincolnton High School
803 North Aspen St
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lincoln County School District
West Lincoln High School
172 Shoal Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lincoln County School District
Lcst
1 Timken Dr
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lincoln County School District
Asbury School
221 Salem Church Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lincoln County School District
North Lincoln High School
2737 Lee Lawing Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lincoln County School District
Long Shoals Wesleyan Academy
3032 Wesleyan Church Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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