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ZIP Code 28465

Primary City:Oak Island, NC (View All Cities)
County: Brunswick County
Timezone: Eastern (5:27pm)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.9, -78.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28465

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28465. 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 28465. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28465, 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:
Oak Island, NC
Acceptable:
Caswell Beach
Unacceptable:
Fort Caswell, Long Beach, Southport, Sunny Point Military Ocean T, Yaupon Beach

Stats and Demographics for the 28465 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28465 is located in southeast 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 28465 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28465 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,531
Population Density 617 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,714
Median Home Value $280,800
Land Area 10.58 sq mi
Water Area 3.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,101
Median Household Income $49,029

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 54Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 55

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1281071371351331361151571862212833103493601991576926
Female1041031161251301081161621822363053694273272101677363
Total23221025326026324423131936845758867977668740932414289

Gender

 Male 3,208 49%
 Female 3,323 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,325 96.8%
 Black Or African American 37 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 39 0.6%
 Asian 18 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 38 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 72 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner74516836469963030845
Renter6814219721012463238
Total7518736557482369333153

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,682 54%
 Single Guardian 327 11%
 Singles 877 28%
 Singles With Roommate 215 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,579 83%
 Households with Kids 522 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2635261922171627252625342329302927252427
Female1721182221142417271723322618202232232824
Total4356444143314044524348664947505159485251

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28465 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 28465 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 28465 real estate data, the median home value of $280,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 28465. Rentals in 28465 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28465 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,527 99.9%
 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 4 0.1%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,454 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 812 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 835 10%
 Households Vacant 5,613 64%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 383 6.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 0.1%
 For Sale Only 206 3.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4,948 88.2%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 1.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 1.1%
 1 Bedroom 5 0.6%
 2 Bedroom 389 44.4%
 3+ Bedroom 473 53.9%
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 $49,029 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28465 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 28465 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,535 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,717 29%
 No Earnings 2,670 45%
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 1,535 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,717 29%
 No Earnings 2,670 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,362 90.0%
 Public transportation 37 1.4%
 Taxicab 17 0.6%
 Motorcycle 61 2.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 52 2.0%
 Worked at Home 94 3.6%
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 225 9%
 High School Graduate 1,193 46%
 Associate's degree 252 10%
 Bachelor's degree 543 21%
 Master's degree 296 11%
 Professional school degree 60 2%
 Doctorate degree 46 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 549 73.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 100 13.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 97 13.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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