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ZIP Code 28547

Primary City:Camp Lejeune, NC (View All Cities)
County: Onslow County
Timezone: Eastern (3:09pm)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.69, -77.35
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28547

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28547. 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 28547. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28547, 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:
Camp Lejeune, NC
Unacceptable:
Naval Hos, Naval Hospital

Stats and Demographics for the 28547 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28547 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 28547 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely small number of single adults and an extremely large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28547 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,884
Population Density 841 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,437
Land Area 26.02 sq mi
Water Area 11.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,324
Median Household Income $50,596

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 21Male Median Age: 21Female Median Age: 21

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4464643433,81610,6961,585518331138602415511000
Female3934493064045803693912831426630131221000
Total8399136494,22011,2761,95490961428012654281732000

Gender

 Male 18,443 84%
 Female 3,441 16%
Gender

Race

 White 16,941 77.4%
 Black Or African American 2,531 11.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 211 1.0%
 Asian 436 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 63 0.3%
 Other Race 838 3.8%
 Two Or More Races 864 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01211100
Renter666774688719100
Total666784708820200

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,121 84.7%
 Single Guardian 163 12.3%
 Singles 38 2.9%
 Singles With Roommate 2 0.2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 197 15%
 Households with Kids 1,127 85%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male73108100911138391948382847060475433419872,7013,028
Female71838683102899878829158655240414232123166213
Total144191186174215172189172165173142135112879575731,1102,8673,241

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28547 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and military bases nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 28547 were primarily built in the 1940s. Rentals in 28547 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28547 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,197 23.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 161 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 16,526 75.5%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3 0.2%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3 0.2%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,318 91.7%
 Households Vacant 113 7.9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 68 60%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 7%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 36 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0.0%
 1 Bedroom 8 0.5%
 2 Bedroom 48 2.9%
 3+ Bedroom 1,609 96.6%
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 $50,596 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28547 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. 28547 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. A higher percentage of people in 28547 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 28547 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12,122 76%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,539 16%
 No Earnings 1,224 8%
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 12,122 76%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,539 16%
 No Earnings 1,224 8%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,702 47.4%
 Public transportation 41 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 45 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3,168 22.4%
 Worked at Home 4,187 29.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 28547 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 22 0.7%
 High School Graduate 2,274 74.5%
 Associate's degree 226 7.4%
 Bachelor's degree 297 9.7%
 Master's degree 156 5.1%
 Professional school degree 37 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 40 1.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,262 47.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,256 46.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 167 6.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28547

ZIP Code 28547 is in the Fort Bragg/Camp Lejeune School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28547.

Brewster Middle School
883 Stone St
Camp Lejeune, NC 28547
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fort Bragg/Camp Lejeune School District
Johnson Primary School
2027 Stone St
Camp Lejeune, NC 28547
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Carolina School District
Bitz Intermediate School
2028 Bevin St
Camp Lejeune, NC 28547
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Carolina School District
Brewster Middle School
825 Stone St
Camp Lejeune, NC 28547
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: North Carolina School District
Lejeune High School
835 Stone St
Camp Lejeune, NC 28547
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fort Bragg/Camp Lejeune School District
Camp Lejeune High School
835 Stone St
Camp Lejeune, NC 28547
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North Carolina School District

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