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ZIP Code 28117

Primary City:Mooresville, NC (View All Cities)
County: Iredell County
Timezone: Eastern (3:15am)
Area code: 704 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.57, -80.89
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28117

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28117. 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 28117. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28117, 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:
Mooresville, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28117 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28117 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 28117 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 a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28117 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,454
Population Density 888 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,417
Median Home Value $353,200
Land Area 39.91 sq mi
Water Area 15.92 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,322
Median Household Income $78,026

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
Male1,0061,3541,6331,5499028078731,2271,5751,7141,4451,07388770346129716984
Female8981,3571,6381,2716548589031,3721,7081,7811,3871,026947706453328237171
Total1,9042,7113,2712,8201,5561,6651,7762,5993,2833,4952,8322,0991,8341,409914625406255

Gender

 Male 17,759 50%
 Female 17,695 50%
Gender

Race

 White 31,937 90.1%
 Black Or African American 1,057 3.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 107 0.3%
 Asian 1,259 3.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.0%
 Other Race 521 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 560 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner607742,3422,9331,9761,246600124
Renter4818397715773151746941
Total5411,6133,1133,5102,2911,420669165

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,354 63%
 Single Guardian 1,514 11%
 Singles 2,662 20%
 Singles With Roommate 792 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,989 60%
 Households with Kids 5,333 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male176186216264233282277280282325328346316318350320304282293215
Female197176163205250241275282309344292328333341313317291197153137
Total373362379469483523552562591669620674649659663637595479446352

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28117 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28117 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 28117 real estate data, the median home value of $353,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 28117. Rentals in 28117 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28117 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 35,453 100.0%
 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 8,304 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,751 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,267 21%
 Households Vacant 2,095 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 486 23.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 0.7%
 For Sale Only 315 15.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 55 2.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 981 46.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 243 11.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 132 4%
 1 Bedroom 581 18%
 2 Bedroom 1,084 34%
 3+ Bedroom 1,425 44%
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 $78,026 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28117 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. Most commuters in 28117 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 12,120 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,466 23%
 No Earnings 9,230 33%
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 12,120 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,466 23%
 No Earnings 9,230 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,647 89.5%
 Public transportation 82 0.5%
 Taxicab 9 0.1%
 Motorcycle 14 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 357 2.2%
 Worked at Home 1,264 7.7%
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 949 8%
 High School Graduate 4,546 38%
 Associate's degree 819 7%
 Bachelor's degree 3,875 32%
 Master's degree 1,204 10%
 Professional school degree 480 4%
 Doctorate degree 156 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,434 80.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 839 10.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 761 9.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28117

ZIP Code 28117 is in the Iredell-Statesville School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28117.

Brawley Middle School
132 Swift Arrow Dr
Mooresville, NC 28117
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Iredell-Statesville School District
Lake Norman Elementary
255 Oak Tree Rd
Mooresville, NC 28117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iredell-Statesville School District
Lakeshore Elementary
252 Lakeshore School Rd
Mooresville, NC 28117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iredell-Statesville School District
Lakeshore Middle School
244 Lakeshore School Dr
Mooresville, NC 28117
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Iredell-Statesville School District
Woodland Heights Elementary
288 Forest Lake Blvd
Mooresville, NC 28117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iredell-Statesville School District
Lake Norman High School
186 Doolie Rd
Mooresville, NC 28117
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Iredell-Statesville School District

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