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ZIP Code 28387

Primary City:Southern Pines, NC (View All Cities)
County: Moore County
Timezone: Eastern (10:40am)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.17, -79.38
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28387

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28387. 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 28387. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28387, 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:
Southern Pines, NC
Acceptable:
Southern Pnes

Stats and Demographics for the 28387 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28387 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 28387 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28387 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,921
Population Density 478 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,608
Median Home Value $226,500
Land Area 29.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,612
Median Household Income $47,982

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male366363362379310350352314351398388426435371307303255304
Female405377347328361371392369440451487503526504363347422594
Total771740709707671721744683791849875929961875670650677898

Gender

 Male 6,334 45%
 Female 7,587 55%
Gender

Race

 White 10,170 73.1%
 Black Or African American 3,148 22.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 80 0.6%
 Asian 123 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.1%
 Other Race 181 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 208 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21238429644836780668289
Renter230569432358308221233356
Total2518078611,0021,1441,001901645

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,746 42%
 Single Guardian 1,020 15%
 Singles 2,525 38%
 Singles With Roommate 321 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,126 78%
 Households with Kids 1,486 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6189866775566477917279727168688490716674
Female8571926878668675727976725268677367645770
Total146160178135153122150152163151155144123136135157157135123144

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28387 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 28387 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 28387 real estate data, the median home value of $226,500 is slightly higher than average 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 28387. Rentals in 28387 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28387 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,717 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 177 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 27 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,495 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,410 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,707 36%
 Households Vacant 996 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 244 24.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 1.4%
 For Sale Only 170 17.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 2.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 259 26.0%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 287 28.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 56 2%
 1 Bedroom 506 21%
 2 Bedroom 1,001 42%
 3+ Bedroom 814 34%
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 $47,982 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28387 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. More commuters in 28387 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 4,258 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,625 22%
 No Earnings 4,952 42%
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 4,258 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,625 22%
 No Earnings 4,952 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,541 91.0%
 Public transportation 9 0.1%
 Taxicab 15 0.2%
 Motorcycle 63 1.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 256 4.2%
 Worked at Home 202 3.3%
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 582 12%
 High School Graduate 2,170 44%
 Associate's degree 318 6%
 Bachelor's degree 878 18%
 Master's degree 484 10%
 Professional school degree 358 7%
 Doctorate degree 166 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,634 75.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 260 11.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 285 13.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28387

ZIP Code 28387 is in the Moore County School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28387.

Southern Pines Primary
1250 West New York Ave
Southern Pines, NC 28387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Moore County School District
Southern Pines Elementary
255 South May St
Southern Pines, NC 28387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Moore County School District
Pinecrest High School
250 Voit Gilmore Ln
Southern Pines, NC 28387
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Moore County School District
Calvary Christian School
400 S Bennett St
Southern Pines, NC 28387
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Episcopal Day School
340 E Massachusetts Ave
Southern Pines, NC 28387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Sandhills Classical Christian School
650 Pee Dee Rd
Southern Pines, NC 28387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Pope John Paul II Catholic School
2922 Camp Easter Rd
Southern Pines, NC 28387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Longleaf Academy
600 Valley View Rd
Southern Pines, NC 28387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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