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ZIP Code 28521

Primary City:Chinquapin, NC (View All Cities)
County: Duplin County
Timezone: Eastern (9:28am)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.8, -77.7
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28521

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28521. 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 28521. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28521, 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:
Chinquapin, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28521 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28521 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 28521 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28521 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,287
Population Density 55 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,057
Median Home Value $88,600
Land Area 41.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 941
Median Household Income $30,590

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male72758855565172777888966376625439256
Female636764685777735876889181747545472525
Total13514215212311312814513515417618714415013799865031

Gender

 Male 1,133 50%
 Female 1,154 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,879 82.2%
 Black Or African American 300 13.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.3%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 76 3.3%
 Two Or More Races 22 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner18711191541411308123
Renter135136452323112
Total311221551991641539225

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 522 55%
 Single Guardian 166 18%
 Singles 220 23%
 Singles With Roommate 33 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 657 70%
 Households with Kids 284 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male131417211215191217221912181714312161011
Female1316814151413141181212151712101611196
Total2630253527293226283031243334261328272917

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28521 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28521 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 28521 real estate data, the median home value of $88,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28521 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28521 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28521 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,278 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 9 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 363 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 374 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 204 19%
 Households Vacant 116 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 3 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 87 75%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 158 65%
 3+ Bedroom 84 35%
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 $30,590 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28521 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 28521 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 566 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 416 22%
 No Earnings 906 48%
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 566 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 416 22%
 No Earnings 906 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 829 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 1%
 Worked at Home 18 2%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 252 31%
 High School Graduate 509 62%
 Associate's degree 24 3%
 Bachelor's degree 15 2%
 Master's degree 15 2%
 Professional school degree 8 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 310 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 43 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28521

ZIP Code 28521 is in the Duplin County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28521.

Chinquapin Elementary
3894 Nc 50 South
Chinquapin, NC 28521
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Duplin County School District

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