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ZIP Code 28431

Primary City:Chadbourn, NC (View All Cities)
County: Columbus County
Timezone: Eastern (1:25pm)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.3, -78.9
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28431

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28431. 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 28431. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28431, 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:
Chadbourn, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28431 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28431 is located in south 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 28431 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 large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28431 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,102
Population Density 94 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,379
Median Home Value $85,300
Land Area 75.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,934
Median Household Income $28,462

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male218247221261200202184197195251268227214178119883923
Female2572312402572012042062042132763132522362041841348276
Total47547846151840140639040140852758147945038230322212199

Gender

 Male 3,332 47%
 Female 3,770 53%
Gender

Race

 White 4,497 63.3%
 Black Or African American 2,274 32.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 113 1.6%
 Asian 16 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 142 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 60 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2617827444446335719965
Renter74175171190138897615
Total10035344563460144627580

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,239 42%
 Single Guardian 695 24%
 Singles 895 31%
 Singles With Roommate 105 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,984 68%
 Households with Kids 950 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4342474148345358544950432752626051444448
Female6047515547493843544345514457605844544133
Total1038998969583911011089295947110912211895988581

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28431 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28431 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 28431 real estate data, the median home value of $85,300 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 28431. Rentals in 28431 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28431 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,092 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 954 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,052 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 928 27%
 Households Vacant 445 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 124 27.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1.8%
 For Sale Only 22 4.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 48 10.8%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 225 50.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 114 13%
 2 Bedroom 321 37%
 3+ Bedroom 444 51%
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 $28,462 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28431 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, 28431 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 28431 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,658 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 782 17%
 No Earnings 2,195 47%
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 1,658 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 782 17%
 No Earnings 2,195 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,060 97.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 38 1.8%
 Worked at Home 8 0.4%
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 456 25.0%
 High School Graduate 1,070 58.8%
 Associate's degree 236 13.0%
 Bachelor's degree 32 1.8%
 Master's degree 23 1.3%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,023 77.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 84 6.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 221 16.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28431

ZIP Code 28431 is in the Columbus County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28431.

Chadbourn Middle School
801 West Smith St
Chadbourn, NC 28431
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus County School District
Chadbourn Elementary
409 East Third Ave
Chadbourn, NC 28431
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus County School District

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