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ZIP Code 28610

Primary City:Claremont, NC (View All Cities)
County: Catawba County
Timezone: Eastern (12:05am)
Area code: 828 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.7, -81.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28610

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28610. 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 28610. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28610, 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:
Claremont, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28610 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28610 is located in north 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 28610 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28610 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,913
Population Density 246 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,154
Median Home Value $112,400
Land Area 40.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,773
Median Household Income $39,886

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male302333398356268249319356370436394334290226133816326
Female292321370335264247289402386414377366318215135988367
Total59465476869153249660875875685077170060844126817914693

Gender

 Male 4,934 50%
 Female 4,979 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,538 86.1%
 Black Or African American 538 5.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 0.4%
 Asian 406 4.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 252 2.5%
 Two Or More Races 140 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4631454278364240420665
Renter691852151389437267
Total11549975792173644123272

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,121 56%
 Single Guardian 676 18%
 Singles 788 21%
 Singles With Roommate 188 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,428 64%
 Households with Kids 1,345 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6449686869706375567978838177797174716153
Female4866585758706465648363826181589472595267
Total112115126125127140127140120162141165142158137165146130113120

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28610 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28610 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 28610 real estate data, the median home value of $112,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28610 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28610 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28610 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,913 100%
 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 1,982 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,020 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 771 19%
 Households Vacant 381 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 86 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 59 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 98 26%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 116 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 0.5%
 1 Bedroom 27 3.4%
 2 Bedroom 326 41.6%
 3+ Bedroom 427 54.5%
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 $39,886 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28610 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. More commuters in 28610 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 2,916 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,064 26%
 No Earnings 2,903 37%
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 2,916 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,064 26%
 No Earnings 2,903 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,088 94.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 30 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 57 1.3%
 Worked at Home 153 3.5%
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 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 683 21.0%
 High School Graduate 1,766 54.3%
 Associate's degree 257 7.9%
 Bachelor's degree 458 14.1%
 Master's degree 61 1.9%
 Professional school degree 5 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 20 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,367 74.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 212 11.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 267 14.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28610

ZIP Code 28610 is in the Catawba County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28610.

Claremont Elementary
3384 East Main St
Claremont, NC 28610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Catawba County School District
Oxford Elementary
5915 Oxford School Rd
Claremont, NC 28610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Catawba County School District
Bunker Hill High School
4675 Oxford School Rd
Claremont, NC 28610
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Catawba County School District
Mill Creek Middle School
1041 Shiloh Rd
Claremont, NC 28610
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Catawba County School District
River Bend Middle School
4670 Oxford School Rd
Claremont, NC 28610
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Catawba County School District

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