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ZIP Code 28345

Primary City:Hamlet, NC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (1:10am)
Coordinates:34.9, -79.7
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28345

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28345. 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 28345. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28345, 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:
Hamlet, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28345 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28345 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 28345 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 28345 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,592
Population Density 178 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,605
Median Home Value $68,300
Land Area 70.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.41 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,000
Median Household Income $32,966

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4434434854403313253574253754253883714352602131348974
Female439407491426383400369473409433421443419334249181153149
Total882850976866714725726898784858809814854594462315242223

Gender

 Male 6,013 48%
 Female 6,579 52%
Gender

Race

 White 7,050 56.0%
 Black Or African American 4,354 34.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 442 3.5%
 Asian 69 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.1%
 Other Race 346 2.7%
 Two Or More Races 320 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner43273518622771569327126
Renter1863803673242501457623
Total2296538859461,021714403149

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,027 41%
 Single Guardian 1,294 26%
 Singles 1,464 29%
 Singles With Roommate 215 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,264 65%
 Households with Kids 1,736 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8610680869380839592919011887998496811007981
Female101858791826772899711987929895838099956983
Total187191167177175147155184189210177210185194167176180195148164

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28345 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 28345 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 28345 real estate data, the median home value of $68,300 is low 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 28345. Rentals in 28345 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28345 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,465 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 115 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,864 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,385 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,751 31%
 Households Vacant 605 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 156 25.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 2.3%
 For Sale Only 59 9.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 5.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 55 9.1%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 284 46.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 0.2%
 1 Bedroom 204 11.0%
 2 Bedroom 653 35.1%
 3+ Bedroom 1,000 53.8%
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 $32,966 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28345 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, 28345 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 28345 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 3,074 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,784 18%
 No Earnings 4,979 51%
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 3,074 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,784 18%
 No Earnings 4,979 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,002 96.2%
 Public transportation 30 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 85 2.0%
 Worked at Home 45 1.1%
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. 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 786 20.5%
 High School Graduate 2,466 64.2%
 Associate's degree 245 6.4%
 Bachelor's degree 283 7.4%
 Master's degree 36 0.9%
 Professional school degree 13 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 14 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,166 76.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 270 9.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 413 14.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28345

ZIP Code 28345 is in the Richmond County School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28345.

Fairview Heights Elementary
104 Hamilton Ave
Hamlet, NC 28345
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Hamlet Middle School
1406 McDonald Ave
Hamlet, NC 28345
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Monroe Avenue Elementary
400 Monroe Ave
Hamlet, NC 28345
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Richmond Early College High School
1042 West Hamlet Ave
Hamlet, NC 28345
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Richmond County School District
Richmond 9th Grade Academy
804 County Home Rd
Hamlet, NC 28345
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Richmond County School District
Outreach Christian Academy
440 Battley Dairy Rd
Hamlet, NC 28345
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Second Baptist Church Day School
518 4th St
Hamlet, NC 28345
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hamlet Presbyterian Weekday School
200 Rice St
Hamlet, NC 28345
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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