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ZIP Code 28356

Primary City:Linden, NC (View All Cities)
County: Cumberland County
Timezone: Eastern (10:23am)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.2, -78.8
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28356

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28356. 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 28356. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28356, 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:
Linden, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28356 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28356 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 28356 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28356 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,018
Population Density 91 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,098
Median Home Value $135,400
Land Area 54.89 sq mi
Water Area 0.56 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,907
Median Household Income $50,400

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male16817718716713313912517422920520818213810476441614
Female1601881961481151621471842112202001841489360623222
Total3283653833152483012723584404254083662861971361064836

Gender

 Male 2,486 50%
 Female 2,532 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,576 71.3%
 Black Or African American 1,082 21.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 81 1.6%
 Asian 44 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.3%
 Other Race 91 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 131 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner181583343903331949021
Renter329390684619156
Total5025142445837921310527

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,088 57%
 Single Guardian 323 17%
 Singles 396 21%
 Singles With Roommate 100 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,210 63%
 Households with Kids 697 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3633413749323635253838323841334334372027
Female3040243443363236414336404928243441311824
Total6673657192686871668174728769577775683851

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28356 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28356 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 28356 real estate data, the median home value of $135,400 is slightly less than average 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 28356. Rentals in 28356 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28356 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,014 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 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 1,022 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 516 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 369 18%
 Households Vacant 191 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 42 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 32 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 97 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 76 18%
 2 Bedroom 78 19%
 3+ Bedroom 260 63%
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 $50,400 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28356 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 28356. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,620 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 796 21%
 No Earnings 1,368 36%
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 1,620 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 796 21%
 No Earnings 1,368 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,923 91.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 1.1%
 Worked at Home 153 7.3%
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 385 24%
 High School Graduate 879 54%
 Associate's degree 81 5%
 Bachelor's degree 195 12%
 Master's degree 56 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 32 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 786 71.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 166 15.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 151 13.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28356

ZIP Code 28356 is in the Cumberland County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28356.

Raleigh Road Elementary
8330 Ramsey St
Linden, NC 28356
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cumberland County School District

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