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ZIP Code 28343

Primary City:Gibson, NC (View All Cities)
County: Scotland County
Timezone: Eastern (10:45am)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.77, -79.58
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28343

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28343. 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 28343. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28343, 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:
Gibson, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28343 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28343 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 28343 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely 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 28343 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,685
Population Density 94 people per sq mi
Housing Units 737
Median Home Value $73,600
Land Area 17.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 660
Median Household Income $32,321

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male595375634040415252657065642626746
Female644983675040494962806252642915172619
Total1231021581309080901011141451321171285541243025

Gender

 Male 808 48%
 Female 877 52%
Gender

Race

 White 792 47.0%
 Black Or African American 631 37.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 216 12.8%
 Asian 6 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 16 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 24 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4325910411447268
Renter215354693614136
Total2585113173150613914

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 272 41%
 Single Guardian 179 27%
 Singles 181 27%
 Singles With Roommate 28 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 416 63%
 Households with Kids 244 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1212815113101415121915171217811121511
Female102310791511688112024201713151398
Total2235182220182120232030354132342126252419

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28343 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28343 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 28343 real estate data, the median home value of $73,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 28343. Rentals in 28343 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28343 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,685 100%
 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 208 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 186 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 266 36%
 Households Vacant 77 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 5%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 51 66%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 2%
 1 Bedroom 40 16%
 2 Bedroom 63 25%
 3+ Bedroom 142 57%
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 $32,321 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28343 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 28343 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 28343 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 295 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 179 16%
 No Earnings 627 57%
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 295 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 179 16%
 No Earnings 627 57%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 357 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 2%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 25 7%
 High School Graduate 300 82%
 Associate's degree 5 1%
 Bachelor's degree 5 1%
 Master's degree 5 1%
 Professional school degree 25 7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 413 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 22 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 66 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28343

ZIP Code 28343 is in the Scotland County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28343.

Pate-Gardner Elementary
14241 Oil Mill Rd
Gibson, NC 28343
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Scotland County School District

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