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ZIP Code 28129

Primary City:Oakboro, NC (View All Cities)
County: Stanly County
Timezone: Eastern (2:51am)
Area code: 704 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.24, -80.32
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28129

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28129. 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 28129. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28129, 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:
Oakboro, NC
Unacceptable:
Frog Pond

Stats and Demographics for the 28129 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28129 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 28129 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 families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28129 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,399
Population Density 126 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,437
Median Home Value $126,900
Land Area 42.69 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,177
Median Household Income $52,803

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male158223178184163145162201195212186174173124113623834
Female159166142120161145182187171207195166183138126987355
Total31738932030432429034438836641938134035626223916011189

Gender

 Male 2,725 50%
 Female 2,674 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,839 89.6%
 Black Or African American 262 4.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.4%
 Asian 35 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 186 3.4%
 Two Or More Races 56 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2817331237235528616258
Renter45101101714726319
Total7327441344340231219367

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,283 59%
 Single Guardian 316 15%
 Singles 525 24%
 Singles With Roommate 53 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,485 68%
 Households with Kids 692 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2639353142444444492743383337424230472328
Female2829373837323732283033292228282816222633
Total5468726979768176775776675565707046694961

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28129 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28129 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 28129 real estate data, the median home value of $126,900 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 28129. Rentals in 28129 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28129 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,399 100%
 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 1,047 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 699 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 431 18%
 Households Vacant 260 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 45 17.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.8%
 For Sale Only 31 11.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 3.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 43 16.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 130 50.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 20 5%
 2 Bedroom 229 55%
 3+ Bedroom 166 40%
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 $52,803 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28129 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. However, that is not the case in 28129. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,915 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,080 24%
 No Earnings 1,493 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 1,915 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,080 24%
 No Earnings 1,493 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,474 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 1%
 Worked at Home 53 2%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 405 19.8%
 High School Graduate 1,368 67.0%
 Associate's degree 93 4.6%
 Bachelor's degree 158 7.7%
 Master's degree 12 0.6%
 Professional school degree 7 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 726 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 106 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 136 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28129

ZIP Code 28129 is in the Stanly County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28129.

Oakboro Elementary
1244 North Main St
Oakboro, NC 28129
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stanly County School District
West Stanly High School
306 East Red Cross Rd
Oakboro, NC 28129
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Stanly County School District

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