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ZIP Code 28104

Primary City:Matthews, NC (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Matthews
County: Mecklenburg County
Timezone: Eastern (4:39am)
Area code: 704 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.1, -80.7
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28104

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28104. 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 28104. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28104, 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:
Matthews, NC
Acceptable:
Stallings, Weddington, Wesley Chapel

Stats and Demographics for the 28104 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28104 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 28104 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 extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28104 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,040
Population Density 959 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,148
Median Home Value $276,500
Land Area 29.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,699
Median Household Income $92,686

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9361,3131,3479584695176151,0241,2901,3051,12586076453234318111840
Female8711,2471,2949524775797401,1351,3951,3461,119893822592354226133128
Total1,8072,5602,6411,9109461,0961,3552,1592,6852,6512,2441,7531,5861,124697407251168

Gender

 Male 13,737 49%
 Female 14,303 51%
Gender

Race

 White 24,751 88.3%
 Black Or African American 1,600 5.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 110 0.4%
 Asian 713 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 405 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 450 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner628202,1572,4761,7961,00640067
Renter5419525919993673315
Total1161,0152,4162,6751,8891,07343382

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,897 71%
 Single Guardian 1,076 11%
 Singles 1,401 14%
 Singles With Roommate 325 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,361 55%
 Households with Kids 4,338 45%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male181183199226226280251290266278281257276255226235212169116113
Female13817919622121825124924728224925126327425723923321316110687
Total319362395447444531500537548527532520550512465468425330222200

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28104 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28104 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 28104 real estate data, the median home value of $276,500 is high 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 28104. Rentals in 28104 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28104 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,040 100%
 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 7,434 73%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,350 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 915 9%
 Households Vacant 449 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 204 45%
 Sold & Unoccupied 41 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 125 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 18 2%
 2 Bedroom 155 21%
 3+ Bedroom 580 77%
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 $92,686 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28104 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 28104 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. 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 28104. 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 10,249 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,830 26%
 No Earnings 6,323 28%
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 10,249 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,830 26%
 No Earnings 6,323 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,580 88.2%
 Public transportation 52 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 155 1.1%
 Worked at Home 1,461 10.2%
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 671 7.0%
 High School Graduate 3,464 36.4%
 Associate's degree 475 5.0%
 Bachelor's degree 3,635 38.2%
 Master's degree 826 8.7%
 Professional school degree 382 4.0%
 Doctorate degree 70 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,468 74.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,579 21.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 330 4.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28104

ZIP Code 28104 is in the Union County Public Schools. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28104.

Weddington Elementary
3927 Twelve Mile Creek Rd
Matthews, NC 28104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union County Public Schools
Weddington Middle School
5903 Deal Rd
Matthews, NC 28104
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Union County Public Schools
Antioch Elementary
3101 Antioch Church Rd
Matthews, NC 28104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union County Public Schools
Stallings Elementary
3501 Stallings Rd
Stallings, NC 28104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union County Public Schools
Weddington High School
4901 Monroeweddington Rd
Matthews, NC 28104
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Union County Public Schools
Weddington Christian Academy
116 Weddington Church Rd
Weddington, NC 28104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Arborbrook Christian Academy
4823 Waxhaw Indian Trail Rd
Matthews, NC 28104
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Grace Academy
3645 Pleasant Plains Rd
Matthews, NC 28104
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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