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ZIP Code 28337

Primary City:Elizabethtown, NC (View All Cities)
County: Bladen County
Timezone: Eastern (11:43pm)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.7, -78.6
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28337

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28337. 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 28337. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28337, 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:
Elizabethtown, NC
Unacceptable:
White Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 28337 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28337 is located in south North Carolina and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 28337 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 a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28337 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,670
Population Density 67 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,994
Median Home Value $93,500
Land Area 159.77 sq mi
Water Area 4.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,291
Median Household Income $29,848

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3403273383733373393223533123593853663212481771218046
Female324335340330288327313351300410395437369300233187140147
Total664662678703625666635704612769780803690548410308220193

Gender

 Male 5,144 48%
 Female 5,526 52%
Gender

Race

 White 5,226 49.0%
 Black Or African American 4,389 41.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 97 0.9%
 Asian 41 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 772 7.2%
 Two Or More Races 145 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4923741057066946727882
Renter1133082832942541747627
Total162545693864923641354109

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,779 41%
 Single Guardian 995 23%
 Singles 1,364 32%
 Singles With Roommate 153 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,910 68%
 Households with Kids 1,381 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6060807659657073607272795857737483746965
Female7258636657735984627966646071757073644863
Total132118143142116138129157122151138143118128148144156138117128

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28337 has a large 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 28337 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 28337 real estate data, the median home value of $93,500 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 28337. Rentals in 28337 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28337 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,234 95.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 227 2.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 205 1.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,537 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,225 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,529 26%
 Households Vacant 1,703 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 250 14.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 1.3%
 For Sale Only 58 3.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 1.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,119 65.7%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 222 13.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 58 3%
 1 Bedroom 396 22%
 2 Bedroom 474 27%
 3+ Bedroom 857 48%
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 $29,848 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28337 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, 28337 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 28337 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 2,445 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,807 22%
 No Earnings 3,834 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 2,445 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,807 22%
 No Earnings 3,834 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,246 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 74 2%
 Worked at Home 44 1%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 843 28.3%
 High School Graduate 1,513 50.8%
 Associate's degree 267 9.0%
 Bachelor's degree 258 8.7%
 Master's degree 59 2.0%
 Professional school degree 25 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 13 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,654 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 103 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 58 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28337

ZIP Code 28337 is in the Bladen County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28337.

Bladen Lakes Primary
9554 Johnsontown Rd
Elizabethtown, NC 28337
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bladen County School District
Elizabethtown Primary
301 Mercer Rd
Elizabethtown, NC 28337
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bladen County School District
Elizabethtown Middle School
Hwy 701 South
Elizabethtown, NC 28337
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bladen County School District
East Bladen High School
5600 Nc Hwy 87 East
Elizabethtown, NC 28337
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bladen County School District

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