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ZIP Code 28103

Primary City:Marshville, NC (View All Cities)
County: Union County
Timezone: Eastern (7:31am)
Area code: 704 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.0, -80.3
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28103

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28103. 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 28103. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28103, 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:
Marshville, NC
Unacceptable:
Olive Branch

Stats and Demographics for the 28103 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28103 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 28103 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 small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28103 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,311
Population Density 67 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,217
Median Home Value $138,800
Land Area 154.54 sq mi
Water Area 1.75 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,774
Median Household Income $47,734

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
Male3203764133572702572913593514293453513032361481055175
Female293372374371286256325361371392389337311250205142110129
Total613748787728556513616720722821734688614486353247161204

Gender

 Male 5,037 49%
 Female 5,274 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,917 76.8%
 Black Or African American 1,881 18.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 0.4%
 Asian 30 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 306 3.0%
 Two Or More Races 137 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3824153267065946723396
Renter7921119516084562924
Total117452727830743523262120

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,202 58%
 Single Guardian 673 18%
 Singles 758 20%
 Singles With Roommate 141 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,402 64%
 Households with Kids 1,372 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7159736972598284798780808878856770676864
Female6055735171747374807767787973927091586045
Total131114146120143133155158159164147158167151177137161125128109

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28103 has a slightly less than average 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 28103 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 28103 real estate data, the median home value of $138,800 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 28103. Rentals in 28103 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28103 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,191 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 109 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,844 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,092 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 838 20%
 Households Vacant 443 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 95 21.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.7%
 For Sale Only 52 11.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 7.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 39 8.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 222 50.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 18 2%
 1 Bedroom 87 10%
 2 Bedroom 287 32%
 3+ Bedroom 492 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 $47,734 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28103 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 28103 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 3,152 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,878 23%
 No Earnings 3,004 37%
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 3,152 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,878 23%
 No Earnings 3,004 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,034 93.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 59 1.4%
 Worked at Home 211 4.9%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 768 21.9%
 High School Graduate 2,162 61.6%
 Associate's degree 142 4.0%
 Bachelor's degree 282 8.0%
 Master's degree 97 2.8%
 Professional school degree 28 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 31 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,606 80.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 290 14.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 92 4.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28103

ZIP Code 28103 is in the Union County Public Schools. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28103.

East Union Middle School
6010 West Marshville Blvd
Marshville, NC 28103
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Union County Public Schools
Marshville Elementary
515 North Elm St
Marshville, NC 28103
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union County Public Schools
New Salem Elementary
6106 Hwy 205
Marshville, NC 28103
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union County Public Schools
Forest Hills High School
100 Forest Hills School Rd
Marshville, NC 28103
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Union County Public Schools

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