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ZIP Code 28511

Primary City:Atlantic, NC (View All Cities)
County: Carteret County
Timezone: Eastern (3:12am)
Coordinates:34.92, -76.38
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28511

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28511. 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 28511. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28511, 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:
Atlantic, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28511 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28511 is located in east 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 28511 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28511 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 694
Population Density 85 people per sq mi
Housing Units 522
Median Home Value $167,000
Land Area 8.18 sq mi
Water Area 8.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 321
Median Household Income $51,042

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male810233022196181932343133291391310
Female1513141121891621373327262512161714
Total232337414327153440696758595425253024

Gender

 Male 359 52%
 Female 335 48%
Gender

Race

 White 676 97.4%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 7 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner97296360403417
Renter3491681183
Total1211387968514220

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 164 51%
 Single Guardian 39 12%
 Singles 104 32%
 Singles With Roommate 14 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 253 79%
 Households with Kids 68 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male111332311236396411725
Female23233104522424411324
Total3436633564510513105121049

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28511 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28511 were primarily built in the 1940s or the 1970s. Looking at 28511 real estate data, the median home value of $167,000 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 28511. Rentals in 28511 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28511 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 694 100%
 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 123 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 136 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 62 12%
 Households Vacant 201 39%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 8.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 27 13.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 123 61.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 16.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 20 27%
 3+ Bedroom 54 73%
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 $51,042 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28511 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. Residents in ZIP code 28511 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 28511 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. More commuters in 28511 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 165 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 136 26%
 No Earnings 217 42%
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 165 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 136 26%
 No Earnings 217 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 185 84%
 Public transportation 15 7%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 9%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 18 7%
 High School Graduate 187 76%
 Associate's degree 23 9%
 Bachelor's degree 11 4%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 6 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 89 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 25%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28511

ZIP Code 28511 is in the Carteret County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28511.

Atlantic Elementary
151 School Dr
Atlantic, NC 28511
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Carteret County Public Schools

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