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ZIP Code 28170

Primary City:Wadesboro, NC (View All Cities)
County: Anson County
Timezone: Eastern (9:02pm)
Area code: 704 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.0, -80.1
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28170

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28170. 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 28170. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28170, 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:
Wadesboro, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28170 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28170 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 28170 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28170 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,355
Population Density 66 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,712
Median Home Value $84,300
Land Area 186.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.72 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,880
Median Household Income $32,730

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4184163724803673503293103584244434173752361961449888
Female404390407429365377331364472399443467418343258203209255
Total822806779909732727660674830823886884793579454347307343

Gender

 Male 5,821 47%
 Female 6,534 53%
Gender

Race

 White 5,213 42.2%
 Black Or African American 6,703 54.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 48 0.4%
 Asian 151 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 92 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 148 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner23241440628752547350141
Renter1263733373152921529766
Total1496147779431,044699447207

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,812 37%
 Single Guardian 1,423 29%
 Singles 1,456 30%
 Singles With Roommate 189 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,310 68%
 Households with Kids 1,570 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male86769876739683808482777667709396981128186
Female88837092746786838010273887569849191867786
Total174159168168147163169163164184150164142139177187189198158172

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28170 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28170 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 28170 real estate data, the median home value of $84,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 28170. Rentals in 28170 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28170 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,061 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 71 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 179 1.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 44 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,717 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,405 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,758 31%
 Households Vacant 832 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 217 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Sale Only 92 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 54 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 90 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 369 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 55 4%
 1 Bedroom 149 10%
 2 Bedroom 382 24%
 3+ Bedroom 976 62%
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 $32,730 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28170 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 28170 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 2,942 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,890 21%
 No Earnings 4,057 46%
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 2,942 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,890 21%
 No Earnings 4,057 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,767 94%
 Public transportation 39 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 66 2%
 Worked at Home 141 4%
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 733 20.9%
 High School Graduate 2,078 59.3%
 Associate's degree 254 7.2%
 Bachelor's degree 279 8.0%
 Master's degree 74 2.1%
 Professional school degree 28 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 59 1.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,855 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 108 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 332 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28170

ZIP Code 28170 is in the Anson County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28170.

Anson Academy
1027 East Caswell St
Wadesboro, NC 28170
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Anson County School District
Wadesboro Primary
1542 Hwy 52 South
Wadesboro, NC 28170
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anson County School District
Anson High School
96 Anson High School Rd
Wadesboro, NC 28170
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Anson County School District
Anson Middle School
832 Us Hwy 52 North
Wadesboro, NC 28170
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Anson County School District
Anson New Tech High School
118 West Ashe St
Wadesboro, NC 28170
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Anson County School District

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