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ZIP Code 28269

Primary City:Charlotte, NC (View All Cities)
County: Mecklenburg County
Timezone: Eastern (9:02pm)
Area code: 704 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.34, -80.79
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28269

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28269. 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 28269. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28269, 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 28269 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28269 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 28269 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28269 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 71,048
Population Density 2,335 people per sq mi
Housing Units 28,886
Median Home Value $164,100
Land Area 30.43 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 27,076
Median Household Income $60,070

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,9332,9542,7322,5602,1182,9252,9473,2362,8482,3611,9631,5061,175735456280180129
Female2,6812,8902,6742,2992,1853,2143,5213,6563,1172,5932,3011,8681,473955599422280282
Total5,6145,8445,4064,8594,3036,1396,4686,8925,9654,9544,2643,3742,6481,6901,055702460411

Gender

 Male 34,038 48%
 Female 37,010 52%
Gender

Race

 White 31,263 44.0%
 Black Or African American 30,040 42.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 301 0.4%
 Asian 4,333 6.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 49 0.1%
 Other Race 3,090 4.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,972 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2333,4325,4704,2612,9131,359583133
Renter9963,0542,0191,180768387168120
Total1,2296,4867,4895,4413,6811,746751253

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 12,538 46%
 Single Guardian 5,340 20%
 Singles 7,147 26%
 Singles With Roommate 2,051 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 16,128 60%
 Households with Kids 10,948 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male586560612597589605566588606516565554559538537577582476388388
Female506533556548573605553564595632550519497476523530515410321328
Total1,0921,0931,1681,1451,1621,2101,1191,1521,2011,1481,1151,0731,0561,0141,0601,1071,097886709716

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28269 has a small 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 28269 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 28269 real estate data, the median home value of $164,100 is slightly higher than average 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 28269. Rentals in 28269 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28269 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 70,421 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 551 0.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 1 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 36 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 39 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 16,696 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,688 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,692 30%
 Households Vacant 1,810 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 645 35.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 27 1.5%
 For Sale Only 604 33.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 73 4.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 96 5.3%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 362 20.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 67 0.7%
 1 Bedroom 1,820 19.3%
 2 Bedroom 3,238 34.4%
 3+ Bedroom 4,294 45.6%
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 $60,070 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28269 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 28269 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 27,562 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 14,864 26%
 No Earnings 13,941 25%
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 27,562 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 14,864 26%
 No Earnings 13,941 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 33,425 91.2%
 Public transportation 435 1.2%
 Taxicab 14 0.0%
 Motorcycle 80 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 524 1.4%
 Worked at Home 2,164 5.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 1,806 8.2%
 High School Graduate 10,468 47.3%
 Associate's degree 1,859 8.4%
 Bachelor's degree 5,794 26.2%
 Master's degree 1,894 8.6%
 Professional school degree 135 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 175 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 13,585 76.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,462 13.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,721 9.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28269

ZIP Code 28269 is in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28269.

David Cox Road Elementary
4215 David Cox Rd
Charlotte, NC 28269
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Ranson Middle School
5850 Statesville Rd
Charlotte, NC 28269
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Statesville Road Elementary
5833 Milhaven Ln
Charlotte, NC 28269
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Winding Springs Elementary
6601 Horace Mann Rd
Charlotte, NC 28269
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Highland Creek Elementary
7242 Highland Creek Parkway
Charlotte, NC 28269
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Croft Community Elementary
4911 Hucks Rd
Charlotte, NC 28269
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Ridge Road Middle School
7260 Highland Creek Parkway
Charlotte, NC 28269
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Mallard Creek High School
3825 Johnston Oehler Rd
Charlotte, NC 28269
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Brisbane Academy Preparatory School
5901 Statesville Rd
Charlotte, NC 28269
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Countryside Montessori School
4755 Prosperity Church Rd
Charlotte, NC 28269
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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