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ZIP Code 28303

Primary City:Fayetteville, NC (View All Cities)
County: Cumberland County
Timezone: Eastern (9:09pm)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.09, -78.96
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28303

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28303. 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 28303. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28303, 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
Unacceptable:
Eutaw, Ponderosa

Stats and Demographics for the 28303 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28303 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 28303 are primarily white. 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 a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28303 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,909
Population Density 1,847 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,646
Median Home Value $135,400
Land Area 16.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,163
Median Household Income $46,919

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1471,0529519601,2501,284977817852937923890755550427338253151
Female1,1019349871,0241,3951,2291,0229979821,1021,0891,049866724584495430385
Total2,2481,9861,9381,9842,6452,5131,9991,8141,8342,0392,0121,9391,6211,2741,011833683536

Gender

 Male 14,514 47%
 Female 16,395 53%
Gender

Race

 White 14,991 48.5%
 Black Or African American 11,956 38.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 271 0.9%
 Asian 1,137 3.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 125 0.4%
 Other Race 987 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,442 4.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1086069331,3761,6131,190881199
Renter1,0611,8521,22398960026816599
Total1,1692,4582,1562,3652,2131,4581,046298

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,113 39%
 Single Guardian 3,103 24%
 Singles 4,158 32%
 Singles With Roommate 789 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,005 68%
 Households with Kids 4,158 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male241217224219220195197195245200201192181177201184211180184201
Female206227224211201179194182178220207192181187217206193197211228
Total447444448430421374391377423420408384362364418390404377395429

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28303 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 28303 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 28303 real estate data, the median home value of $135,400 is slightly less 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 28303. Rentals in 28303 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 28303 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,595 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 291 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 19 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,951 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,955 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,257 43%
 Households Vacant 1,483 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 788 53%
 Rented & Unoccupied 30 2%
 For Sale Only 215 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 382 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 151 3%
 1 Bedroom 803 15%
 2 Bedroom 2,545 46%
 3+ Bedroom 2,019 37%
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 $46,919 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28303 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. More commuters in 28303 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 9,727 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,113 22%
 No Earnings 8,487 36%
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 9,727 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,113 22%
 No Earnings 8,487 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,842 92.4%
 Public transportation 127 1.0%
 Taxicab 79 0.6%
 Motorcycle 68 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 316 2.5%
 Worked at Home 380 3.0%
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 793 9%
 High School Graduate 4,786 53%
 Associate's degree 916 10%
 Bachelor's degree 1,519 17%
 Master's degree 525 6%
 Professional school degree 319 4%
 Doctorate degree 94 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,971 73.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 668 12.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 776 14.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28303

ZIP Code 28303 is in the Cumberland County School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28303.

Morganton Road Elementary
102 Bonanza Dr
Fayetteville, NC 28303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Ponderosa Elementary
311 Bonanza Dr
Fayetteville, NC 28303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Benjamin J Martin Elementary
430 North Reilly Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Westover Middle School
275 Bonanza Dr
Fayetteville, NC 28303
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Alger B Wilkins Elementary
1429 Skibo Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Vanstory Hills Elementary
400 Foxhall Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Westover High School
277 Bonanza Dr
Fayetteville, NC 28303
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cumberland County School District
Terry Sanford High School
2301 Fort Bragg Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28303
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cumberland County School District
Cumberland International Early Collegehs
1200 Murchison Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28303
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cumberland County School District
The Fayetteville Academy
3200 Cliffdale Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28303
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Guy'S Schools
985 S McPherson Church Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cornerstone Christian Academy
3000 Scotty Hill Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28303
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Village Christian Academy
908 S McPherson Church Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28303
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Bal-Perazim Christian Academy
4921 Bragg Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28303
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
First Impressions Academy
3107 Raeford Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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