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ZIP Code 28574

Primary City:Richlands, NC (View All Cities)
County: Onslow County
Timezone: Eastern (1:56am)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.9, -77.6
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28574

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28574. 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 28574. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28574, 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:
Richlands, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28574 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28574 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 28574 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28574 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,102
Population Density 118 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,007
Median Home Value $137,500
Land Area 128.11 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,531
Median Household Income $46,158

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8096055104566877236075234324213853732662021681226325
Female75262752644170672655856746247742136132724421313810673
Total1,5611,2321,0368971,3931,4491,1651,09089489880673459344638126016998

Gender

 Male 7,377 49%
 Female 7,725 51%
Gender

Race

 White 12,397 82.1%
 Black Or African American 1,558 10.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 82 0.5%
 Asian 120 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.1%
 Other Race 427 2.8%
 Two Or More Races 501 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner30293981974063644126151
Renter215387243197120946323
Total5171,3261,06293775653532474

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,273 59%
 Single Guardian 907 16%
 Singles 1,089 20%
 Singles With Roommate 262 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,108 56%
 Households with Kids 2,423 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male154175168144125121119124116112119888011110487891057195
Female171139149141137146991161291019710311111410684798587116
Total325314317285262267218240245213216191191225210171168190158211

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28574 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28574 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 28574 real estate data, the median home value of $137,500 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 28574. Rentals in 28574 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28574 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,096 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,064 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,125 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,342 22%
 Households Vacant 476 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 112 23.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 86 18.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 4.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 8.4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 212 44.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 0.8%
 1 Bedroom 17 1.0%
 2 Bedroom 604 37.1%
 3+ Bedroom 996 61.1%
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 $46,158 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28574 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. However, that is not the case in 28574. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,119 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,514 23%
 No Earnings 3,527 32%
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 5,119 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,514 23%
 No Earnings 3,527 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,375 96.6%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 38 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 56 0.8%
 Worked at Home 128 1.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 551 12.6%
 High School Graduate 2,935 67.2%
 Associate's degree 397 9.1%
 Bachelor's degree 434 9.9%
 Master's degree 39 0.9%
 Professional school degree 10 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,774 82.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 118 3.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 473 14.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28574

ZIP Code 28574 is in the Onslow County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28574.

Richlands Elementary
110 East Foy St
Richlands, NC 28574
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Onslow County School District
Trexler Middle School
112 East Foy St
Richlands, NC 28574
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Onslow County School District
Richlands Primary
7444 Richlands Hwy
Richlands, NC 28574
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Onslow County School District
Richlands High School
8100 Richlands Hwy
Richlands, NC 28574
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Onslow County School District

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