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ZIP Code 28340

Primary City:Fairmont, NC (View All Cities)
County: Robeson County
Timezone: Eastern (12:58pm)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.4, -79.2
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28340

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28340. 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 28340. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28340, 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:
Fairmont, NC
Unacceptable:
Raynham

Stats and Demographics for the 28340 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28340 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 28340 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 28340 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,765
Population Density 86 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,643
Median Home Value $62,400
Land Area 125.35 sq mi
Water Area 0.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,164
Median Household Income $26,161

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3433784194032782852852913053434093723622351681307353
Female341344376379299289346308303409481416391277216192150116
Total684722795782577574631599608752890788753512384322223169

Gender

 Male 5,132 48%
 Female 5,633 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,077 28.6%
 Black Or African American 4,053 37.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3,097 28.8%
 Asian 13 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 266 2.5%
 Two Or More Races 259 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3224842261575943729394
Renter7926519425320414110127
Total111513616868963578394121

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,648 40%
 Single Guardian 1,218 29%
 Singles 1,145 27%
 Singles With Roommate 153 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,722 65%
 Households with Kids 1,442 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6073786679636986819677837786717795907074
Female6470765971715478708479656682798471747167
Total124143154125150134123164151180156148143168150161166164141141

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28340 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28340 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 28340 real estate data, the median home value of $62,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28340 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28340 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28340 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,765 100%
 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 1,285 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,615 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,264 27%
 Households Vacant 479 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 131 27.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.6%
 For Sale Only 39 8.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 63 13.2%
 For Migrant Workers 6 1.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 222 46.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6 0.5%
 1 Bedroom 119 9.9%
 2 Bedroom 434 36.1%
 3+ Bedroom 642 53.5%
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 $26,161 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28340 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 28340 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 2,338 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,545 18%
 No Earnings 4,580 54%
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 2,338 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,545 18%
 No Earnings 4,580 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,186 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 136 4%
 Worked at Home 65 2%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,209 32.5%
 High School Graduate 1,987 53.4%
 Associate's degree 207 5.6%
 Bachelor's degree 227 6.1%
 Master's degree 88 2.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,828 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 28 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 139 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28340

ZIP Code 28340 is in the Public Schools of Robeson County. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28340.

Fairgrove Middle School
1953 Fairgrove Sch Rd
Fairmont, NC 28340
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Public Schools of Robeson County
Green Grove Elementary
1850 School Rd
Fairmont, NC 28340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Public Schools of Robeson County
Fairmont Middle School
402 Iona St
Fairmont, NC 28340
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Public Schools of Robeson County
Rosenwald Elementary
301 Martin L King Dr
Fairmont, NC 28340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Public Schools of Robeson County
Fairmont High School
5419 Old Stage Rd
Fairmont, NC 28340
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Public Schools of Robeson County
Omega Christian Academy
1545 School Rd
Fairmont, NC 28340
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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