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ZIP Code 28463

Primary City:Tabor City, NC (View All Cities)
County: Columbus County
Timezone: Eastern (5:10pm)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.1, -78.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28463

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28463. 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 28463. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28463, 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:
Tabor City, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28463 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28463 is located in south 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 28463 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28463 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,799
Population Density 83 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,733
Median Home Value $70,100
Land Area 117.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.62 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,269
Median Household Income $23,571

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male270313322299522580514454369403340302262177137876434
Female2652862892722512452563092912813303062402091771749376
Total535599611571773825770763660684670608502386314261157110

Gender

 Male 5,449 56%
 Female 4,350 44%
Gender

Race

 White 5,616 57.3%
 Black Or African American 3,536 36.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 101 1.0%
 Asian 26 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 372 3.8%
 Two Or More Races 140 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3720335146749036022670
Renter772092331901521097619
Total11441258465764246930289

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,369 42%
 Single Guardian 804 25%
 Singles 943 29%
 Singles With Roommate 153 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,160 66%
 Households with Kids 1,109 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4475495252676763645866795465635752646359
Female4950506255505365635158635958545564495041
Total9312599114107117120128127109124142113123117112116113113100

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28463 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28463 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 28463 real estate data, the median home value of $70,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28463 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28463 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28463 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,263 84.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,468 15.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 59 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,063 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,141 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,065 29%
 Households Vacant 464 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 104 22.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 2.6%
 For Sale Only 44 9.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 6.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 78 16.8%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 196 42.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 19 1%
 1 Bedroom 228 17%
 2 Bedroom 589 44%
 3+ Bedroom 491 37%
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 $23,571 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28463 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, 28463 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 28463 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 2,454 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,195 25%
 No Earnings 4,118 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 2,454 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,195 25%
 No Earnings 4,118 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,175 95.3%
 Public transportation 9 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 93 2.8%
 Worked at Home 55 1.7%
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 1,095 29.6%
 High School Graduate 1,999 54.0%
 Associate's degree 194 5.2%
 Bachelor's degree 206 5.6%
 Master's degree 155 4.2%
 Professional school degree 21 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 32 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,829 88.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 30 1.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 211 10.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28463

ZIP Code 28463 is in the Columbus County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28463.

Guideway Elementary
11570 Swamp Fox Hwy East
Tabor City, NC 28463
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus County School District
Tabor City Elementary
203 Stake Rd
Tabor City, NC 28463
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus County School District
Tabor City Middle School
701 West Sixth St
Tabor City, NC 28463
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Columbus County School District
South Columbus High School
40 Stallion Dr
Tabor City, NC 28463
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Columbus County School District

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