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ZIP Code 28137

Primary City:Richfield, NC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (1:14pm)
Coordinates:35.5, -80.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28137

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28137. 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 28137. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28137, 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:
Richfield, NC
Unacceptable:
Pooletown

Stats and Demographics for the 28137 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28137 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 28137 are primarily white. The number of young adults is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28137 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,120
Population Density 71 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,380
Median Home Value $139,000
Land Area 44.23 sq mi
Water Area 1.96 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,128
Median Household Income $44,549

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male76858318320378729599139120110878451412314
Female8477113122110718184101112110101966957382922
Total160162196305313149153179200251230211183153108795236

Gender

 Male 1,643 53%
 Female 1,477 47%
Gender

Race

 White 2,870 92.0%
 Black Or African American 92 2.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.4%
 Asian 84 2.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 22 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 39 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6791632202041508427
Renter125440382115114
Total181332032582251659531

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 671 59%
 Single Guardian 157 14%
 Singles 254 23%
 Singles With Roommate 46 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 762 68%
 Households with Kids 366 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male17131016161872420171992117271718507162
Female816132717131517152224242023202124233428
Total25292343333122413539433341404738427310590

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28137 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28137 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 28137 real estate data, the median home value of $139,000 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 28137. Rentals in 28137 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28137 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,847 91%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 273 9%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 578 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 355 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 195 14%
 Households Vacant 252 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 16 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 134 53%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 70 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 30 14%
 2 Bedroom 105 49%
 3+ Bedroom 78 37%
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 $44,549 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28137 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. 28137 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. 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 28137 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 785 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,023 39%
 No Earnings 843 32%
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 785 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,023 39%
 No Earnings 843 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 963 77.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 234 18.8%
 Worked at Home 44 3.5%
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 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 167 19%
 High School Graduate 444 52%
 Associate's degree 79 9%
 Bachelor's degree 116 14%
 Master's degree 44 5%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 8 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 355 68.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 118 22.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 43 8.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28137

ZIP Code 28137 is in the Stanly County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28137.

Richfield Elementary
120 Morgan St
Richfield, NC 28137
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stanly County School District

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