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ZIP Code 28213

Primary City:Charlotte, NC (View All Cities)
County: Mecklenburg County
Timezone: Eastern (3:17am)
Area code: 704 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.28, -80.73
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28213

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28213. 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 28213. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28213, 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:
Charlotte, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28213 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28213 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 28213 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28213 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,309
Population Density 2,700 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,784
Median Home Value $136,700
Land Area 13.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,782
Median Household Income $42,405

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5841,4131,3231,3192,1161,9131,6041,4371,3341,1329527535963682541737152
Female1,5401,3741,2681,3701,9341,8071,6881,6231,3561,1471,023848711463314201141107
Total3,1242,7872,5912,6894,0503,7203,2923,0602,6902,2791,9751,6011,307831568374212159

Gender

 Male 18,394 49%
 Female 18,915 51%
Gender

Race

 White 11,176 30.0%
 Black Or African American 18,369 49.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 233 0.6%
 Asian 1,399 3.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 53 0.1%
 Other Race 4,938 13.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,141 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1941,3821,8241,5791,27671029182
Renter1,2752,0841,4329314881675413
Total1,4693,4663,2562,5101,76487734595

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,032 37%
 Single Guardian 3,570 26%
 Singles 3,611 26%
 Singles With Roommate 1,569 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,494 62%
 Households with Kids 5,288 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male310336318320293309260258293283269248261262254228284256297369
Female315331292313300274297242261266288218253243261230277272330384
Total625667610633593583557500554549557466514505515458561528627753

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28213 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 28213 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 28213 real estate data, the median home value of $136,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28213 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28213 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28213 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 37,169 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 113 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,323 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,015 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,444 41%
 Households Vacant 2,002 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,489 74%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 1%
 For Sale Only 248 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 193 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 0.1%
 1 Bedroom 1,892 28.4%
 2 Bedroom 2,530 38.0%
 3+ Bedroom 2,222 33.4%
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 $42,405 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28213 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. Most commuters in 28213 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 12,855 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,997 31%
 No Earnings 7,010 24%
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 12,855 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,997 31%
 No Earnings 7,010 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,986 90.6%
 Public transportation 779 4.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 403 2.1%
 Worked at Home 582 3.1%
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 2,442 22.5%
 High School Graduate 4,899 45.2%
 Associate's degree 761 7.0%
 Bachelor's degree 1,956 18.0%
 Master's degree 544 5.0%
 Professional school degree 161 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 75 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,285 80.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 657 8.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 827 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28213

ZIP Code 28213 is in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28213.

Hidden Valley Elementary
5100 Snow White Ln
Charlotte, NC 28213
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Newell Elementary
8601 Old Concord Rd
Charlotte, NC 28213
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Martin Luther King Jr Middle School
500 Bilmark Ave
Charlotte, NC 28213
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Crossroads Charter High School
5500 North Tryon Steet
Charlotte, NC 28213
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Crossroads Charter High School District
Back Creek Christian Academy
1827 Back Creek Church Rd
Charlotte, NC 28213
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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