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ZIP Code 28586

Primary City:Vanceboro, NC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (12:25pm)
Coordinates:35.3, -77.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28586

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28586. 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 28586. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28586, 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:
Vanceboro, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28586 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28586 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 28586 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is 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 28586 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,218
Population Density 63 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,281
Median Home Value $77,400
Land Area 130.87 sq mi
Water Area 1.48 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,903
Median Household Income $36,532

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male282264247279293347330343355349335263237176104914927
Female265288274274242207250223260279286242223184138876956
Total54755252155353555458056661562862150546036024217811883

Gender

 Male 4,371 53%
 Female 3,847 47%
Gender

Race

 White 5,490 66.8%
 Black Or African American 2,324 28.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 64 0.8%
 Asian 13 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 148 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 175 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3320535247448932319446
Renter8819517316189373212
Total12140052563557836022658

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,387 48%
 Single Guardian 669 23%
 Singles 700 24%
 Singles With Roommate 147 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,814 62%
 Households with Kids 1,089 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7355573757534754535044524160665958514541
Female5252566272515052636250515655565162614458
Total125107113991291049710611611294103971151221101201128999

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28586 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28586 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 28586 real estate data, the median home value of $77,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28586 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28586 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28586 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,439 90.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 772 9.4%
 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 7 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,128 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 988 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 787 24%
 Households Vacant 378 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 97 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 26 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 47 12%
 For Migrant Workers 5 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 171 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 88 15%
 2 Bedroom 228 40%
 3+ Bedroom 259 45%
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 $36,532 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28586 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 28586 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 28586 can expect to fall in that range. 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 2,124 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,520 26%
 No Earnings 2,218 38%
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 2,124 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,520 26%
 No Earnings 2,218 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,775 92%
 Public transportation 30 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 178 6%
 Worked at Home 47 2%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 801 28%
 High School Graduate 1,786 63%
 Associate's degree 142 5%
 Bachelor's degree 48 2%
 Master's degree 42 1%
 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 1,211 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 33 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 57 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28586

ZIP Code 28586 is in the Craven County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28586.

Vanceboro-Farm Life Elementary
2000 Farm Life Ave
Vanceboro, NC 28586
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Craven County School District
West Craven High School
2600 Streets Ferry Rd
Vanceboro, NC 28586
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Craven County School District

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