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ZIP Code 28385

Primary City:Salemburg, NC (View All Cities)
County: Sampson County
Timezone: Eastern (5:21pm)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.1, -78.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28385

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28385. 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 28385. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28385, 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:
Salemburg, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28385 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28385 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 28385 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 a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28385 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,029
Population Density 77 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,400
Median Home Value $113,600
Land Area 39.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,216
Median Household Income $37,244

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male105101114104786886111841101161071157340332213
Female95991131058387869310698117108939367463525
Total200200227209161155172204190208233215208166107795738

Gender

 Male 1,480 49%
 Female 1,549 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,904 62.9%
 Black Or African American 782 25.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 58 1.9%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 234 7.7%
 Two Or More Races 49 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21821521921991438622
Renter236759685031147
Total4414921126024917410029

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 594 49%
 Single Guardian 267 22%
 Singles 321 26%
 Singles With Roommate 34 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 804 66%
 Households with Kids 412 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2028161823122421212324172426212127201520
Female1616202620222218172524122725212317242014
Total3644364443344639384848295151424444443534

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28385 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28385 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 28385 real estate data, the median home value of $113,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 28385. Rentals in 28385 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28385 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,020 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 470 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 427 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 319 23%
 Households Vacant 184 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 52 28.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 8 4.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 4.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 10.3%
 For Migrant Workers 8 4.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 88 47.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 9%
 1 Bedroom 4 2%
 2 Bedroom 51 30%
 3+ Bedroom 101 59%
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 $37,244 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28385 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, 28385 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. Most commuters in 28385 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 964 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 287 14%
 No Earnings 838 40%
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 964 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 287 14%
 No Earnings 838 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,112 97.5%
 Public transportation 1 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 1.1%
 Worked at Home 16 1.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 119 14%
 High School Graduate 469 55%
 Associate's degree 79 9%
 Bachelor's degree 162 19%
 Master's degree 18 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 7 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 334 85.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 2.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 48 12.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28385

ZIP Code 28385 is in the Sampson County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28385.

Salemburg Elementary
404 College St
Salemburg, NC 28385
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sampson County School District
Lakewood High School
245 Lakewood School Rd
Salemburg, NC 28385
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sampson County School District

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