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ZIP Code 28512

Primary City:Atlantic Beach, NC (View All Cities)
County: Carteret County
Timezone: Eastern (1:12am)
Coordinates:34.7, -76.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28512

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28512. 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 28512. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28512, 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 Beach, NC
Acceptable:
Atlantic Bch, Indian Beach, Pine Knoll Shores, Pks
Unacceptable:
Atlanticbeach, Fort Macon Coast Guard Base

Stats and Demographics for the 28512 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28512 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 28512 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28512 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,896
Population Density 503 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,063
Median Home Value $363,900
Land Area 5.76 sq mi
Water Area 12.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,516
Median Household Income $53,102

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 56Male Median Age: 56Female Median Age: 57

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male32494154748470508181113144169145109976041
Female3538373972474961729611114218115597864539
Total6787789314613111911115317722428635030020618310580

Gender

 Male 1,494 52%
 Female 1,402 48%
Gender

Race

 White 2,755 95.1%
 Black Or African American 29 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.3%
 Asian 28 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.2%
 Other Race 26 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 44 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner9236911928428619548
Renter53102921187627105
Total6212516123736031320553

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 753 50%
 Single Guardian 115 8%
 Singles 534 35%
 Singles With Roommate 114 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,327 88%
 Households with Kids 189 12%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7736137913759512101512108912
Female89799797647116981067811
Total151610152214182013916161819232216151723

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28512 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more military bases nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 28512 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 28512 real estate data, the median home value of $363,900 is extremely 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 28512. Rentals in 28512 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28512 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,872 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 15 0.5%
 Other Noninstitutional 7 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 567 8%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 466 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 483 7%
 Households Vacant 5,547 79%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 70 1.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.0%
 For Sale Only 82 1.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5,364 96.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 0.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 26 6%
 1 Bedroom 60 13%
 2 Bedroom 243 52%
 3+ Bedroom 134 29%
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 $53,102 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28512 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 28512 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 1,090 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 720 22%
 No Earnings 1,419 44%
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 1,090 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 720 22%
 No Earnings 1,419 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,359 86%
 Public transportation 31 2%
 Taxicab 27 2%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 84 5%
 Worked at Home 73 5%
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 103 6%
 High School Graduate 733 46%
 Associate's degree 96 6%
 Bachelor's degree 459 29%
 Master's degree 137 9%
 Professional school degree 48 3%
 Doctorate degree 30 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 183 64%
 Enrolled in Private School 40 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 63 22%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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