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ZIP Code 28546

Primary City:Jacksonville, NC (View All Cities)
County: Onslow County
Timezone: Eastern (11:35am)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.8, -77.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28546

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28546. 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 28546. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28546, 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:
Jacksonville, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28546 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28546 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 28546 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely 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 28546 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 42,696
Population Density 762 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,963
Median Home Value $151,400
Land Area 56.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,153
Median Household Income $48,629

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 26Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 28

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,2211,4841,3681,3123,6642,2431,3821,1721,0201,0741,03480263246736025115888
Female2,0861,4331,3031,5683,4202,1291,4111,2741,1391,2151,181973779612517374257293
Total4,3072,9172,6712,8807,0844,3722,7932,4462,1592,2892,2151,7751,4111,079877625415381

Gender

 Male 20,732 49%
 Female 21,964 51%
Gender

Race

 White 27,303 63.9%
 Black Or African American 9,564 22.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 273 0.6%
 Asian 1,346 3.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 135 0.3%
 Other Race 1,771 4.1%
 Two Or More Races 2,304 5.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5481,4351,5201,8641,44895447298
Renter2,8412,2571,019728402265193109
Total3,3893,6922,5392,5921,8501,219665207

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,877 55%
 Single Guardian 2,799 17%
 Singles 3,448 21%
 Singles With Roommate 1,029 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,688 60%
 Households with Kids 6,465 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male467435372337330295286268305299280260277252279234269235295506
Female446408393312303279294277280287254260229273239271278288492704
Total9138437656496335745805455855865345205065255185055475237871,210

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28546 has a small 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 28546 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 28546 real estate data, the median home value of $151,400 is slightly less 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 28546. Rentals in 28546 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 28546 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 42,258 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 5 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 80 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 281 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 72 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,767 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,572 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,814 46%
 Households Vacant 810 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 340 42%
 Rented & Unoccupied 33 4%
 For Sale Only 142 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 42 5%
 For Migrant Workers 7 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 215 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 99 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,247 16%
 2 Bedroom 3,143 41%
 3+ Bedroom 3,160 41%
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 $48,629 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28546 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 28546 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 28546 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 15,995 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,561 25%
 No Earnings 9,330 28%
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 15,995 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,561 25%
 No Earnings 9,330 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 20,570 95.8%
 Public transportation 38 0.2%
 Taxicab 60 0.3%
 Motorcycle 39 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 555 2.6%
 Worked at Home 205 1.0%
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 874 8%
 High School Graduate 7,416 65%
 Associate's degree 1,016 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,338 12%
 Master's degree 539 5%
 Professional school degree 151 1%
 Doctorate degree 115 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,632 78.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 805 9.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,061 12.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28546

ZIP Code 28546 is in the Onslow County School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28546.

Morton Elementary
485 Old 30 Rd
Jacksonville, NC 28546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Onslow County School District
Jacksonville Commons Elementary
1121 Commons Dr North
Jacksonville, NC 28546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Onslow County School District
Hunters Creek Middle School
4040 Hunters Trail
Jacksonville, NC 28546
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Onslow County School District
Hunters Creek Elementary
3450 Hunters Trail
Jacksonville, NC 28546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Onslow County School District
Jacksonville Commons Middle School
315 Commons Dr South
Jacksonville, NC 28546
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Onslow County School District
Carolina Forest Elementary
141 Carolina Forest Blvd
Jacksonville, NC 28546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Onslow County School District
Stateside Elementary
132 Stateside Blvd
Jacksonville, NC 28546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Onslow County School District
White Oak High School
1001 Piney Green Rd
Jacksonville, NC 28546
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Onslow County School District
Northside High School
365 Commons Dr South
Jacksonville, NC 28546
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Onslow County School District
Fellowship Christian Academy
7 East Dr
Jacksonville, NC 28546
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Village Academy
192 Village Dr
Jacksonville, NC 28546
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Fact Day Treatment Program
127 Center St
Jacksonville, NC 28546
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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