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ZIP Code 28571

Primary City:Oriental, NC (View All Cities)
County: Pamlico County
Timezone: Eastern (10:21pm)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.1, -76.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28571

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28571. 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 28571. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28571, 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:
Oriental, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28571 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28571 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 28571 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 slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28571 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,585
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,899
Median Home Value $300,000
Land Area 51.65 sq mi
Water Area 23.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,295
Median Household Income $57,128

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 59Male Median Age: 60Female Median Age: 59

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male26364953303030464976931271691541191006424
Female24344445283526444980127169169141113735950
Total50709398586556909815622029633829523217312374

Gender

 Male 1,275 49%
 Female 1,310 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,177 84.2%
 Black Or African American 338 13.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.6%
 Asian 6 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 14 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 34 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5306215229829819342
Renter1324325336291513
Total18549420533432720855

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 730 56%
 Single Guardian 132 10%
 Singles 371 29%
 Singles With Roommate 62 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,127 87%
 Households with Kids 168 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male49469974710111495116139149
Female5455578778610911101111498
Total91391114161511141817241816211724132317

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28571 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28571 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 28571 real estate data, the median home value of $300,000 is 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 28571. Rentals in 28571 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28571 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,585 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 575 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 505 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 215 11%
 Households Vacant 604 32%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 5.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.8%
 For Sale Only 58 9.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 1.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 410 67.9%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 83 13.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 11 5%
 2 Bedroom 59 27%
 3+ Bedroom 147 68%
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 $57,128 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28571 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. More commuters in 28571 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 827 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 571 21%
 No Earnings 1,264 47%
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 827 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 571 21%
 No Earnings 1,264 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,077 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 90 7%
 Worked at Home 80 6%
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 115 10%
 High School Graduate 481 43%
 Associate's degree 94 8%
 Bachelor's degree 235 21%
 Master's degree 142 13%
 Professional school degree 30 3%
 Doctorate degree 24 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 260 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 57 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 31 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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