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ZIP Code 28277

Primary City:Charlotte, NC (View All Cities)
County: Mecklenburg County
Timezone: Eastern (8:37am)
Area code: 704 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.05, -80.81
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28277

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28277. 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 28277. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28277, 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 28277 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28277 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 28277 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 small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28277 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 59,664
Population Density 2,550 people per sq mi
Housing Units 25,176
Median Home Value $274,700
Land Area 23.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 23,801
Median Household Income $91,989

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,1162,4272,4131,8711,0291,7041,9522,6732,6662,4992,1731,6371,463812443361187123
Female1,9902,4482,3171,7061,1342,0902,4092,8752,8762,7302,4331,9361,489995621427350289
Total4,1064,8754,7303,5772,1633,7944,3615,5485,5425,2294,6063,5732,9521,8071,064788537412

Gender

 Male 28,549 48%
 Female 31,115 52%
Gender

Race

 White 46,810 78.5%
 Black Or African American 4,859 8.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 151 0.3%
 Asian 5,578 9.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.0%
 Other Race 973 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,274 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner932,1234,5894,6663,3181,496711170
Renter5172,1741,7271,13957324715999
Total6104,2976,3165,8053,8911,743870269

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 13,677 57%
 Single Guardian 2,514 11%
 Singles 6,245 26%
 Singles With Roommate 1,365 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 14,694 62%
 Households with Kids 9,107 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male414455395460458484509484492503485474444507479450422331189153
Female384418408420486515493466488461504471461420443414429266154143
Total7988738038809449991,002950980964989945905927922864851597343296

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28277 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28277 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 28277 real estate data, the median home value of $274,700 is high 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 28277. Rentals in 28277 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28277 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 59,664 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 15,120 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,046 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,635 26%
 Households Vacant 1,375 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 501 36.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 32 2.3%
 For Sale Only 409 29.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 62 4.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 182 13.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 188 13.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 77 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,444 23%
 2 Bedroom 3,019 48%
 3+ Bedroom 1,808 28%
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 $91,989 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28277 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 28277 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 28277 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 23,111 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,607 23%
 No Earnings 12,260 27%
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 23,111 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,607 23%
 No Earnings 12,260 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 26,242 85.8%
 Public transportation 410 1.3%
 Taxicab 39 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 618 2.0%
 Worked at Home 3,274 10.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 28277 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 411 2%
 High School Graduate 4,647 24%
 Associate's degree 690 4%
 Bachelor's degree 9,397 48%
 Master's degree 3,001 15%
 Professional school degree 851 4%
 Doctorate degree 445 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 9,809 69.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 3,534 25.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 704 5.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28277

ZIP Code 28277 is in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District. There are 19 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28277.

South Charlotte Middle School
8040 Strawberry Ln
Charlotte, NC 28277
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Mcalpine Elementary
9100 Carswell Ln
Charlotte, NC 28277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Hawk Ridge Elementary
9201 Bryant Farms Rd
Charlotte, NC 28277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Jay M Robinson Middle School
5925 Ballantyne Commons Parkwa
Charlotte, NC 28277
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Providence Spring Elementary
10045 Providence Church Ln
Charlotte, NC 28277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Endhaven Elementary
6815 Endhaven Ln
Charlotte, NC 28277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Community House Middle School
9500 Community House Rd
Charlotte, NC 28277
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Elon Park Elementary
11425 Ardrey Kell Rd
Charlotte, NC 28277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Ballantyne Elementary
15425 Scholastic Ln
Charlotte, NC 28277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Polo Ridge Elementary
11830 Tom Short Rd
Charlotte, NC 28277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Ardrey Kell High School
10220 Ardrey Kell Rd
Charlotte, NC 28277
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Charlotte Latin School
9502 Providence Rd
Charlotte, NC 28277
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
British American School of Charlotte
7000 Endhaven Ln
Charlotte, NC 28277
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Kids R Kids School
6250 Blakeney Park Dr
Charlotte, NC 28277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Shining Stars Academy
14115 Lancaster Hwy
Charlotte, NC 28277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Omni Montessori School
9536 Blakeney Heath Rd
Charlotte, NC 28277
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
United Faith Christian Academy
8617 Providence Rd
Charlotte, NC 28277
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Matthew Catholic School
11525 Elm Ln
Charlotte, NC 28277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Chesterbrook Academy
7801 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy
Charlotte, NC 28277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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