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ZIP Code 28301

Primary City:Fayetteville, NC (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Downtown
County: Cumberland County
Timezone: Eastern (4:40am)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.07, -78.89
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28301

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28301. 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 28301. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28301, 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:
Fayetteville, NC
Acceptable:
E Fayetteville, E Fayettevlle, East Fayetteville
Unacceptable:
E Fayettevill, Eastover, Fay, Vander

Stats and Demographics for the 28301 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28301 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 28301 are primarily black or African American. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28301 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,165
Population Density 1,398 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,693
Median Home Value $90,000
Land Area 12.28 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,695
Median Household Income $25,465

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male579478502800778496441403410527529471361266219219105111
Female5684844679821,012568479463513605614530429402349358321326
Total1,1479629691,7821,7901,0649208669231,1321,1431,001790668568577426437

Gender

 Male 7,695 45%
 Female 9,470 55%
Gender

Race

 White 3,037 17.7%
 Black Or African American 13,178 76.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 153 0.9%
 Asian 111 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 181 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 497 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner40202282546534538494164
Renter485739619772614335222109
Total5259419011,3181,148873716273

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,424 21%
 Single Guardian 2,247 34%
 Singles 2,512 38%
 Singles With Roommate 512 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,678 70%
 Households with Kids 2,017 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1241091111109391871021051049410410595113104122201260225
Female122113110107102869999989110489849992107112296375281
Total246222221217195177186201203195198193189194205211234497635506

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28301 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 28301 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 28301 real estate data, the median home value of $90,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28301 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28301 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28301 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,988 87.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 543 3.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 229 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,088 6.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 314 1.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,858 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 942 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,895 51%
 Households Vacant 998 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 420 42%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Sale Only 77 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 428 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 39 1%
 1 Bedroom 668 17%
 2 Bedroom 1,933 49%
 3+ Bedroom 1,343 34%
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 $25,465 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28301 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 28301 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. More commuters in 28301 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 3,702 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,801 27%
 No Earnings 6,745 47%
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 3,702 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,801 27%
 No Earnings 6,745 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,849 91.3%
 Public transportation 163 3.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 36 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 172 3.2%
 Worked at Home 89 1.7%
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 812 18%
 High School Graduate 2,523 56%
 Associate's degree 439 10%
 Bachelor's degree 517 11%
 Master's degree 121 3%
 Professional school degree 68 1%
 Doctorate degree 59 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,436 81.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 245 8.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 322 10.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28301

ZIP Code 28301 is in the Cumberland County School District. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28301.

J W Seabrook Elementary
4619 Nc Hwy 210 South
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Westarea Elementary
941 Country Club Dr
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Pauline Jones Middle School
225 'b' St
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Luther 'Nick' Jeralds Middle School
2517 Ramsey St
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Ferguson-Easley Elementary
1857 Seabrook Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Lucile Souders Elementary
128 Hillview Ave
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Walker Spivey Elementary
500 Fisher St
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Teresa C Berrien Elementary
800 North St
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Reid Ross Classical Middle School
3200 Ramsey St
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Cape Fear High School
4762 Clinton Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cumberland County School District
E E Smith High School
1800 Seabrook Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cumberland County School District
Reid Ross Classical High School
3200 Ramsey St
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cumberland County School District
Ramsey Street High School
117 Quincy St
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cumberland County School District
Cross Creek Early College
1200 Murchison Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cumberland County School District
Fuller Performance Learning Center
314 Jasper St
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cumberland County School District
St Ann Elementary School
365 N Cool Spring St
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Flaming Sword Christian Academy
111 Burns St
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Abney Chapel Christian School
2996 Rosehill Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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