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ZIP Code 28457

Primary City:Rocky Point, NC (View All Cities)
County: Pender County
Timezone: Eastern (1:40pm)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.5, -77.9
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28457

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28457. 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 28457. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28457, 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:
Rocky Point, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28457 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28457 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 28457 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28457 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,905
Population Density 77 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,019
Median Home Value $107,500
Land Area 129.34 sq mi
Water Area 1.75 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,597
Median Household Income $43,364

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male327367347379342315365354364386384323268203125715220
Female361353317318288300315355368398391333273198138986445
Total68872066469763061568070973278477565654140126316911665

Gender

 Male 4,992 50%
 Female 4,913 50%
Gender

Race

 White 7,322 73.9%
 Black Or African American 1,470 14.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 83 0.8%
 Asian 36 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 737 7.4%
 Two Or More Races 257 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5031354970059338317737
Renter7820219114510449224
Total12851574084569743219941

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,968 55%
 Single Guardian 726 20%
 Singles 697 19%
 Singles With Roommate 206 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,209 61%
 Households with Kids 1,388 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5571667173777174726761777072647485817588
Female6393768076655482766564685070596471655949
Total118164142151149142125156148132125145120142123138156146134137

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28457 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28457 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 28457 real estate data, the median home value of $107,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28457 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28457 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28457 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,867 99.6%
 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 38 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,996 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 806 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 795 20%
 Households Vacant 422 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 105 24.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.9%
 For Sale Only 68 16.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 3.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 106 25.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 123 29.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 54 6%
 2 Bedroom 401 41%
 3+ Bedroom 512 53%
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 $43,364 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28457 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, 28457 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 28457 can expect to fall in that range. 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 2,952 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,198 28%
 No Earnings 2,745 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 2,952 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,198 28%
 No Earnings 2,745 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,249 96.8%
 Public transportation 27 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 38 0.9%
 Worked at Home 74 1.7%
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. 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 503 15%
 High School Graduate 2,380 69%
 Associate's degree 245 7%
 Bachelor's degree 141 4%
 Master's degree 105 3%
 Professional school degree 61 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,694 78.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 65 3.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 396 18.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28457

ZIP Code 28457 is in the Pender County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28457.

Rocky Point Primary
255 Elementary School Rd
Rocky Point, NC 28457
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pender County School District
Cape Fear Elementary
1882 Nc Hwy 133
Rocky Point, NC 28457
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pender County School District
Cape Fear Middle School
1886 Nc Hwy 133
Rocky Point, NC 28457
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pender County School District
Heide Trask High School
14328 Nc Hwy 210
Rocky Point, NC 28457
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pender County School District

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