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ZIP Code 28434

Primary City:Council, NC (View All Cities)
County: Bladen County
Timezone: Eastern (2:57am)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.5, -78.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28434

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28434. 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 28434. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28434, 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:
Council, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28434 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28434 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 28434 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28434 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,329
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 693
Median Home Value $71,100
Land Area 80.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.69 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 600
Median Household Income $26,088

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male21333955284224303354556353452819113
Female271630492546264534496475504637302123
Total48496910453885075671031191381039165493226

Gender

 Male 636 48%
 Female 693 52%
Gender

Race

 White 428 32%
 Black Or African American 711 53%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 161 12%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 11 1%
 Two Or More Races 18 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner63050921411035420
Renter5201725181090
Total1150671171591136320

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 249 42%
 Single Guardian 121 20%
 Singles 213 36%
 Singles With Roommate 17 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 454 76%
 Households with Kids 146 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male62853121107958512813168106
Female73665441263957713161036
Total13514118165119158171019152632181312

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28434 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28434 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 28434 real estate data, the median home value of $71,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28434 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28434 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28434 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,329 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 248 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 248 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 104 15%
 Households Vacant 93 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 10%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 57 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 81 60%
 3+ Bedroom 53 40%
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 $26,088 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28434 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 28434 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 28434 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 28434 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 412 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 170 14%
 No Earnings 664 53%
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 412 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 170 14%
 No Earnings 664 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 451 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 84 16%
 Worked at Home 6 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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 118 23%
 High School Graduate 335 66%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 33 6%
 Master's degree 23 5%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 105 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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