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ZIP Code 28555

Primary City:Maysville, NC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (3:30pm)
Coordinates:34.9, -77.2
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28555

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28555. 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 28555. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28555, 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:
Maysville, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28555 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28555 is located in east North Carolina and covers a slightly higher 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 28555 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely 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 28555 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,175
Population Density 34 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,259
Median Home Value $130,700
Land Area 152.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.85 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,999
Median Household Income $43,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2051571651652062301441461462062051871339175452527
Female18613116317323117815814114623221416214512682624839
Total3912883283384374083022872924384193492782171571077366

Gender

 Male 2,558 49%
 Female 2,617 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,604 69.6%
 Black Or African American 1,266 24.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 40 0.8%
 Asian 32 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 49 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 181 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6421320935930519810043
Renter6211777968237325
Total12633028645538723513248

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,080 54%
 Single Guardian 359 18%
 Singles 469 23%
 Singles With Roommate 91 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,291 65%
 Households with Kids 708 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4434404538343225283440282736304032273635
Female3741303323302421333631363327254055223149
Total8175707861645646617071646063558087496784

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28555 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28555 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 28555 real estate data, the median home value of $130,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28555 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28555 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28555 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,161 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 948 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 543 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 508 22%
 Households Vacant 260 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 30 11.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 37 14.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 13.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 149 57.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6 1%
 1 Bedroom 23 5%
 2 Bedroom 155 31%
 3+ Bedroom 317 63%
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 $43,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28555 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 28555 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 28555 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,573 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 906 23%
 No Earnings 1,395 36%
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 1,573 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 906 23%
 No Earnings 1,395 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,952 93.6%
 Public transportation 12 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 92 4.4%
 Worked at Home 29 1.4%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 285 17.9%
 High School Graduate 1,135 71.5%
 Associate's degree 34 2.1%
 Bachelor's degree 123 7.7%
 Master's degree 11 0.7%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 635 73.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 132 15.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 103 11.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28555

ZIP Code 28555 is in the Jones County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28555.

Maysville Elementary
814 Sixth St
Maysville, NC 28555
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jones County School District
Silverdale Elementary
841 Smith Rd
Maysville, NC 28555
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Onslow County School District

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