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ZIP Code 28174

Primary City:Wingate, NC (View All Cities)
County: Union County
Timezone: Eastern (10:45am)
Area code: 704 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.0, -80.4
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28174

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28174. 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 28174. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28174, 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:
Wingate, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28174 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28174 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 28174 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28174 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,608
Population Density 239 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,905
Median Home Value $128,700
Land Area 36.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,650
Median Household Income $48,077

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male33429031558745122424025724826126321718915581482814
Female308300271635443265247263277270241238220161113645337
Total6425905861,2228944894875205255315044554093161941128151

Gender

 Male 4,202 49%
 Female 4,406 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,256 61.1%
 Black Or African American 2,354 27.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.4%
 Asian 44 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%
 Other Race 764 8.9%
 Two Or More Races 148 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3323238343241225310827
Renter1041961361359863299
Total13742851956751031613736

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,396 53%
 Single Guardian 593 22%
 Singles 551 21%
 Singles With Roommate 110 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,569 59%
 Households with Kids 1,081 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6076736153506268576272576163856957151225124
Female5759617055596858606748556338724969208237120
Total117135134131108109130126117129120112124101157118126359462244

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28174 has a small 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 28174 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 28174 real estate data, the median home value of $128,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28174 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28174 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28174 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,626 88.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 973 11.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,385 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 495 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 770 27%
 Households Vacant 255 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 81 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 51 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 98 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 4%
 1 Bedroom 109 16%
 2 Bedroom 195 28%
 3+ Bedroom 368 52%
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 $48,077 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28174 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 28174 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 28174 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 2,823 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,271 31%
 No Earnings 2,289 31%
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 2,823 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,271 31%
 No Earnings 2,289 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,867 93.6%
 Public transportation 7 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 213 5.2%
 Worked at Home 40 1.0%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 461 20.0%
 High School Graduate 1,414 61.4%
 Associate's degree 109 4.7%
 Bachelor's degree 181 7.9%
 Master's degree 112 4.9%
 Professional school degree 16 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,519 85.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 35 2.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 221 12.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28174

ZIP Code 28174 is in the Union County Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28174.

Union Elementary
5320 White Store Rd
Wingate, NC 28174
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union County Public Schools
Wingate Elementary
301 Bivens St
Wingate, NC 28174
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union County Public Schools

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