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ZIP Code 28584

Primary City:Swansboro, NC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (11:11pm)
Coordinates:34.74, -77.10
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28584

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28584. 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 28584. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28584, 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:
Swansboro, NC
Acceptable:
Cape Carteret, Cedar Point, Peletier

Stats and Demographics for the 28584 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28584 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 28584 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28584 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,396
Population Density 198 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,294
Median Home Value $227,200
Land Area 57.53 sq mi
Water Area 11.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,780
Median Household Income $55,581

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male34238235334334334029731534943740435140734322417511259
Female323296371348325300296356367456488406434350268197134105
Total665678724691668640593671716893892757841693492372246164

Gender

 Male 5,576 49%
 Female 5,820 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,567 92.7%
 Black Or African American 234 2.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 70 0.6%
 Asian 125 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 135 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 250 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner45262504732794680393105
Renter206332233224149693319
Total251594737956943749426124

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,698 56%
 Single Guardian 669 14%
 Singles 1,170 24%
 Singles With Roommate 243 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,333 70%
 Households with Kids 1,447 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7472756575857375746870697868758074734170
Female6945586676504854687781736773745879667157
Total143117133131151135121129142145151142145141149138153139112127

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28584 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28584 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 28584 real estate data, the median home value of $227,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 28584. Rentals in 28584 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28584 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,391 100.0%
 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 5 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,371 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,144 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,265 20%
 Households Vacant 1,514 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 93 6.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 0.5%
 For Sale Only 161 10.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,115 73.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 115 7.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 16 1%
 1 Bedroom 85 7%
 2 Bedroom 502 43%
 3+ Bedroom 568 49%
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 $55,581 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28584 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 28584. 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 3,419 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,492 27%
 No Earnings 3,352 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 3,419 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,492 27%
 No Earnings 3,352 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,792 92.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 187 3.6%
 Worked at Home 188 3.6%
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 369 10%
 High School Graduate 1,942 52%
 Associate's degree 333 9%
 Bachelor's degree 667 18%
 Master's degree 331 9%
 Professional school degree 63 2%
 Doctorate degree 30 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,793 84.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 186 8.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 135 6.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28584

ZIP Code 28584 is in the Carteret County Public Schools. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28584.

White Oak Elementary
555 Wb McLean Dr
Cape Carteret, NC 28584
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Carteret County Public Schools
Swansboro Middle School
1240 West Corbett Ave
Swansboro, NC 28584
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Onslow County School District
Swansboro Elementary
118 School Rd
Swansboro, NC 28584
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Onslow County School District
Queens Creek Elementary
159 Queens Creek Rd
Swansboro, NC 28584
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Onslow County School District
Swansboro High School
161 Queens Creek Rd
Swansboro, NC 28584
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Onslow County School District

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