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ZIP Code 28438

Primary City:Evergreen, NC (View All Cities)
County: Columbus County
Timezone: Eastern (5:16am)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.4, -78.9
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28438

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28438. 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 28438. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28438, 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:
Evergreen, NC
Acceptable:
Boardman

Stats and Demographics for the 28438 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28438 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 28438 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 slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28438 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,845
Population Density 39 people per sq mi
Housing Units 877
Median Home Value $78,100
Land Area 46.89 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 752
Median Household Income $44,097

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male64504956474457465466828065543016156
Female525954545253475949776984795142452216
Total116109103110999710410510314315116414410572613722

Gender

 Male 881 48%
 Female 964 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,338 72.5%
 Black Or African American 456 24.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 1.6%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 15 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner64592131154975915
Renter153318271920183
Total21781101581731177718

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 387 51%
 Single Guardian 144 19%
 Singles 189 25%
 Singles With Roommate 32 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 523 70%
 Households with Kids 229 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male20129111191171213101655713913148
Female147138761318151613134811101014913
Total341922191815242527292329913182319272321

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28438 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28438 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 28438 real estate data, the median home value of $78,100 is low 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 28438. Rentals in 28438 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28438 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,845 100%
 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 260 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 339 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 153 17%
 Households Vacant 125 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 5%
 For Sale Only 12 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 72 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 3 3%
 3+ Bedroom 89 97%
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 $44,097 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28438 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 28438 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. However, that is not the case in 28438. 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 445 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 374 26%
 No Earnings 621 43%
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 445 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 374 26%
 No Earnings 621 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 676 99.9%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1 0.1%
 Worked at Home 0 0.0%
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 119 20%
 High School Graduate 407 67%
 Associate's degree 53 9%
 Bachelor's degree 25 4%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 184 83.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 36 16.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28438

ZIP Code 28438 is in the Columbus County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28438.

Evergreen Elementary
7211 Old 74 Hwy
Evergreen, NC 28438
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus County School District

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