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ZIP Code 28304

Primary City:Fayetteville, NC (View All Cities)
County: Cumberland County
Timezone: Eastern (8:12pm)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.02, -78.99
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28304

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28304. 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 28304. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28304, 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:
Lafayette

Stats and Demographics for the 28304 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28304 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 28304 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 large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28304 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,147
Population Density 2,252 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,029
Median Home Value $114,200
Land Area 16.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,771
Median Household Income $45,190

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3821,3241,3241,3771,3431,4441,1961,1151,0571,1761,186963826601428388205108
Female1,3331,3221,3191,2921,4221,6151,3471,2811,2851,4511,3801,253976795591491309242
Total2,7152,6462,6432,6692,7653,0592,5432,3962,3422,6272,5662,2161,8021,3961,019879514350

Gender

 Male 17,443 47%
 Female 19,704 53%
Gender

Race

 White 18,566 50.0%
 Black Or African American 13,938 37.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 479 1.3%
 Asian 917 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 136 0.4%
 Other Race 1,195 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,916 5.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1811,0491,4182,0471,9071,303837189
Renter7461,8551,2961,00854524012129
Total9272,9042,7143,0552,4521,543958218

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,296 43%
 Single Guardian 3,720 25%
 Singles 3,959 27%
 Singles With Roommate 796 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,411 64%
 Households with Kids 5,360 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male251287282255266264258254282271266259249279298284284263248258
Female258305224270250268261280263249266264279261275302253243219251
Total509592506525516532519534545520532523528540573586537506467509

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28304 has a small 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 28304 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 28304 real estate data, the median home value of $114,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28304 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28304 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28304 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,963 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 136 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 43 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,854 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,077 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,840 36%
 Households Vacant 1,258 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 554 44%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 2%
 For Sale Only 325 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 268 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 43 0.7%
 1 Bedroom 882 14.3%
 2 Bedroom 2,010 32.5%
 3+ Bedroom 3,243 52.5%
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 $45,190 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28304 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. More commuters in 28304 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 12,077 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,792 23%
 No Earnings 10,270 35%
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 12,077 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,792 23%
 No Earnings 10,270 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,481 95.2%
 Public transportation 75 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 435 2.7%
 Worked at Home 279 1.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,236 11.7%
 High School Graduate 5,910 55.8%
 Associate's degree 1,142 10.8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,436 13.6%
 Master's degree 511 4.8%
 Professional school degree 302 2.9%
 Doctorate degree 52 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,076 81.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 602 7.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 967 11.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28304

ZIP Code 28304 is in the Cumberland County School District. There are 19 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28304.

Ashley Elementary
810 Trainer Dr
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Brentwood Elementary
1115 Bingham Dr
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Douglas Byrd Middle School
1616 Ireland Dr
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Cliffdale Elementary
6450 Cliffdale Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
J W Coon Elementary
913 Hope Mills Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Lewis Chapel Middle School
2150 Skibo Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Mary Mcarthur Elementary
3809 Village Dr
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Sherwood Park Elementary
2115 Hope Mills Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
William H Owen Elementary
4533 Raeford Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Seventy-First Classical Middle School
6830 Raeford Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Loyd E Auman Elementary
6882 Raeford Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Glendale Acres Elementary
2915 Skycrest Dr
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
John R Griffin Middle School
5551 Fisher Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Ireland Drive Middle School
1606 Ireland Dr
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District
Douglas Byrd High School
1624 Ireland Dr
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cumberland County School District
Seventy-First High School
6764 Raeford Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cumberland County School District
St Patrick Catholic School
1620 Marlborough Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Fayetteville Christian School
1422 Ireland Dr
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Montessori School of Fayetteville
1201 Cape Court
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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