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ZIP Code 28128

Primary City:Norwood, NC (View All Cities)
County: Stanly County
Timezone: Eastern (11:29pm)
Area code: 704 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.2, -80.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28128

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28128. 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 28128. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28128, 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:
Norwood, NC
Unacceptable:
Aquadale, Cottonville, Porter

Stats and Demographics for the 28128 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28128 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 28128 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 large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28128 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,476
Population Density 110 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,750
Median Home Value $113,000
Land Area 68.25 sq mi
Water Area 3.71 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,007
Median Household Income $40,139

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1972562682711811721792092932862502933131981561027236
Female16925623522718917119022624229128730228520716114010264
Total366512503498370343369435535577537595598405317242174100

Gender

 Male 3,732 50%
 Female 3,744 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,055 81.0%
 Black Or African American 1,033 13.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.4%
 Asian 104 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 190 2.5%
 Two Or More Races 67 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1916534747557338524671
Renter67135156139101645113
Total8630050361467444929784

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,645 55%
 Single Guardian 511 17%
 Singles 721 24%
 Singles With Roommate 130 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,100 70%
 Households with Kids 907 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3148503840505451615452645345414659675831
Female3131353652464857534652394157515350472644
Total6279857492961021081141001041039410292991091148475

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28128 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28128 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 28128 real estate data, the median home value of $113,000 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 28128. Rentals in 28128 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28128 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,465 99.9%
 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 11 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,320 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 961 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 726 19%
 Households Vacant 743 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 54 7.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.5%
 For Sale Only 48 6.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 418 56.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 216 29.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 19 3%
 2 Bedroom 265 49%
 3+ Bedroom 262 48%
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 $40,139 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28128 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 28128 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,125 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,246 22%
 No Earnings 2,207 40%
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 2,125 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,246 22%
 No Earnings 2,207 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,756 96.1%
 Public transportation 18 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 34 1.2%
 Worked at Home 57 2.0%
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 633 26.0%
 High School Graduate 1,261 51.8%
 Associate's degree 120 4.9%
 Bachelor's degree 287 11.8%
 Master's degree 112 4.6%
 Professional school degree 8 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 14 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 924 88.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 47 4.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 75 7.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28128

ZIP Code 28128 is in the Stanly County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28128.

Aquadale Elementary
11707 Nc Hwy 138
Norwood, NC 28128
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stanly County School District
Norwood Elementary
400 South Main St
Norwood, NC 28128
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stanly County School District
South Stanly Middle School
12492 Cottonville Rd
Norwood, NC 28128
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Stanly County School District
South Stanly High School
40488 South Stanly School Rd
Norwood, NC 28128
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Stanly County School District

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