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ZIP Code 28443

Primary City:Hampstead, NC (View All Cities)
County: Pender County
Timezone: Eastern (5:17pm)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.4, -77.6
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28443

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28443. 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 28443. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28443, 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:
Hampstead, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28443 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28443 is located in southeast North Carolina and covers a slightly higher 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 28443 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28443 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,512
Population Density 153 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,455
Median Home Value $208,800
Land Area 114.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.86 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,971
Median Household Income $50,996

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male512548589612412398469544642671659518617505351273187133
Female469536580539380413509593681690663615605521386322192178
Total9811,0841,1691,1517928119781,1371,3231,3611,3221,1331,2221,026737595379311

Gender

 Male 8,640 49%
 Female 8,872 51%
Gender

Race

 White 15,912 90.9%
 Black Or African American 1,002 5.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 94 0.5%
 Asian 103 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 128 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 271 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner404839681,2231,1691,017578158
Renter169309312241163665322
Total2097921,2801,4641,3321,083631180

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,268 61%
 Single Guardian 888 13%
 Singles 1,466 21%
 Singles With Roommate 349 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,677 67%
 Households with Kids 2,294 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male981199385999211212012511512912510111912312913212710175
Female829293102919096130129109121117116117113126125918485
Total180211186187190182208250254224250242217236236255257218185160

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28443 has a slightly higher 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 28443 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 28443 real estate data, the median home value of $208,800 is slightly higher than average 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 28443. Rentals in 28443 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28443 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,405 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 103 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,015 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,621 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,335 16%
 Households Vacant 1,484 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 128 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 1%
 For Sale Only 194 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 907 61%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 206 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 137 13%
 1 Bedroom 35 3%
 2 Bedroom 297 27%
 3+ Bedroom 615 57%
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 $50,996 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28443 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. However, that is not the case in 28443. 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 4,836 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,115 30%
 No Earnings 4,887 35%
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 4,836 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,115 30%
 No Earnings 4,887 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,063 94.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 11 0.1%
 Motorcycle 21 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 72 1.0%
 Worked at Home 310 4.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 365 6%
 High School Graduate 2,922 51%
 Associate's degree 358 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,393 24%
 Master's degree 372 6%
 Professional school degree 164 3%
 Doctorate degree 166 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,911 82.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 411 11.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 228 6.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28443

ZIP Code 28443 is in the Pender County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28443.

Topsail Middle School
17445 Us Hwy 17
Hampstead, NC 28443
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pender County School District
South Topsail Elementary
997 Hoover Rd
Hampstead, NC 28443
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pender County School District
North Topsail Elementary
1310 Sloop Point Loop Rd
Hampstead, NC 28443
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pender County School District
Topsail Elementary
17385 Us Hwy 17
Hampstead, NC 28443
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pender County School District
Topsail High School
245 North St Johns Rd
Hampstead, NC 28443
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pender County School District

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