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ZIP Code 28573

Primary City:Pollocksville, NC (View All Cities)
County: Jones County
Timezone: Eastern (4:52pm)
Coordinates:35.0, -77.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28573

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28573. 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 28573. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28573, 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:
Pollocksville, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28573 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28573 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 28573 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28573 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,176
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,068
Median Home Value $108,400
Land Area 74.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.89 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 899
Median Household Income $31,686

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male625467765451535055658695875748432113
Female576059665556455365849694966358443553
Total11911412614210910798103120149182189183120106875666

Gender

 Male 1,037 48%
 Female 1,139 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,351 62.1%
 Black Or African American 768 35.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.3%
 Asian 7 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 30 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner742811331811097529
Renter2338334937381311
Total30801141822181478840

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 439 49%
 Single Guardian 175 19%
 Singles 244 27%
 Singles With Roommate 41 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 650 72%
 Households with Kids 249 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1710161091211913111515151171518201612
Female111591214151011101911101271617141097
Total2825252223272120233026252718233232302519

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28573 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28573 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1950s. Looking at 28573 real estate data, the median home value of $108,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28573 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28573 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28573 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,116 97.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 1 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 59 2.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 401 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 256 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 242 23%
 Households Vacant 169 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 11.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2.4%
 For Sale Only 12 7.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 11.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 16.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 85 50.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 53 16.3%
 2 Bedroom 73 22.4%
 3+ Bedroom 198 60.7%
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 $31,686 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28573 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 28573 can expect to fall in that range. 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 594 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 465 23%
 No Earnings 966 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 594 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 465 23%
 No Earnings 966 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 864 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 1%
 Worked at Home 31 3%
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 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 128 18.3%
 High School Graduate 354 50.7%
 Associate's degree 97 13.9%
 Bachelor's degree 95 13.6%
 Master's degree 21 3.0%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 371 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 36 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28573

ZIP Code 28573 is in the Jones County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28573.

Pollocksville Elementary
300 Trent St
Pollocksville, NC 28573
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jones County School District

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