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ZIP Code 28146

Primary City:Salisbury, NC (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Salisbury
County: Rowan County
Timezone: Eastern (6:39am)
Area code: 704 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.6, -80.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28146

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28146. 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 28146. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28146, 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:
Salisbury, NC
Acceptable:
Granite Qry, Granite Quarry

Stats and Demographics for the 28146 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28146 is located in central North Carolina and covers a slightly higher 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 28146 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 slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28146 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,614
Population Density 278 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,701
Median Home Value $142,200
Land Area 99.26 sq mi
Water Area 9.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,054
Median Household Income $46,257

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8488909399247597557678959621,0681,113935868706441356201154
Female8178528748467527437659229851,1041,074976949758534444337301
Total1,6651,7421,8131,7701,5111,4981,5321,8171,9472,1722,1871,9111,8171,464975800538455

Gender

 Male 13,581 49%
 Female 14,033 51%
Gender

Race

 White 24,132 87.4%
 Black Or African American 2,126 7.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 83 0.3%
 Asian 288 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 652 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 325 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1227351,4421,9281,8161,335799242
Renter25559551452636020212063
Total3771,3301,9562,4542,1761,537919305

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,103 55%
 Single Guardian 1,768 16%
 Singles 2,672 24%
 Singles With Roommate 511 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,486 68%
 Households with Kids 3,568 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male157202166166163200184182161204193184183175162220191192159163
Female157157176178156178155204159163171181189170185199187140135140
Total314359342344319378339386320367364365372345347419378332294303

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28146 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28146 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 28146 real estate data, the median home value of $142,200 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 28146. Rentals in 28146 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28146 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,492 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 94 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 28 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,572 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,847 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,635 21%
 Households Vacant 1,647 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 394 23.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 0.5%
 For Sale Only 160 9.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 515 31.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 532 32.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 78 3%
 1 Bedroom 168 7%
 2 Bedroom 1,136 48%
 3+ Bedroom 965 41%
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 $46,257 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28146 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 28146 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 7,809 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,236 24%
 No Earnings 8,373 39%
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 7,809 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,236 24%
 No Earnings 8,373 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,832 94.5%
 Public transportation 69 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 110 1.0%
 Worked at Home 452 3.9%
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 1,566 17.8%
 High School Graduate 4,862 55.2%
 Associate's degree 718 8.2%
 Bachelor's degree 895 10.2%
 Master's degree 615 7.0%
 Professional school degree 33 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 119 1.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,005 81.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 370 7.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 555 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28146

ZIP Code 28146 is in the Rowan-Salisbury School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28146.

Erwin Middle School
170 St Luke's Church Rd
Salisbury, NC 28146
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rowan-Salisbury School District
Granite Quarry Elementary
118 South Walnut St
Salisbury, NC 28146
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rowan-Salisbury School District
Dole Elementary
465 Choate Rd
Salisbury, NC 28146
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rowan-Salisbury School District
Southeast Middle School
1570 Peeler Rd
Salisbury, NC 28146
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rowan-Salisbury School District
Koontz Elementary
685 East Ritchie Rd
Salisbury, NC 28146
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rowan-Salisbury School District
East Rowan High School
175 St Luke's Church Rd
Salisbury, NC 28146
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rowan-Salisbury School District
Rowan County Early College
1333 Jake Alexander Blvd South
Salisbury, NC 28146
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rowan-Salisbury School District

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