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ZIP Code 28581

Primary City:Stacy, NC (View All Cities)
County: Carteret County
Timezone: Eastern (2:54am)
Coordinates:34.8, -76.3
ZIP (~22 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28581

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28581. 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 28581. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28581, 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:
Stacy, NC
Acceptable:
Sealevel

Stats and Demographics for the 28581 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28581 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 28581 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 28581 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 214
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 150
Median Home Value $69,200
Land Area 8.78 sq mi
Water Area 6.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 95
Median Household Income $48,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 53

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8104276556107131254631
Female25634543571011863666
Total101510511119811171724201171297

Gender

 Male 114 53%
 Female 100 47%
Gender

Race

 White 203 95%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 8 4%
 Two Or More Races 3 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner163172110143
Renter24343112
Total3106212411155

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 54 57%
 Single Guardian 8 8%
 Singles 31 33%
 Singles With Roommate 2 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 78 82%
 Households with Kids 17 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male32013113210120010102
Female00101101211211200010
Total32114214421331210112

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28581 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28581 were primarily built in the 1940s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 28581 real estate data, the median home value of $69,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28581 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 214 100%
 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 33 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 42 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 20 13%
 Households Vacant 55 37%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 60%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $48,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28581 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 28581 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. 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 28581. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 22 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 79 58%
 No Earnings 36 26%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 22 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 79 58%
 No Earnings 36 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 77 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 10 11%
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 10 13%
 High School Graduate 54 68%
 Associate's degree 15 19%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 14 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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