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ZIP Code 28612

Primary City:Connellys Springs, NC (View All Cities)
County: Burke County
Timezone: Eastern (3:32pm)
Area code: 828 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.7, -81.5
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28612

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28612. 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 28612. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28612, 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:
Connellys Springs, NC
Acceptable:
Connelly Spg, Connellys Spg

Stats and Demographics for the 28612 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28612 is located in northwest 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 28612 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 slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28612 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,397
Population Density 148 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,385
Median Home Value $93,600
Land Area 83.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.79 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,801
Median Household Income $35,336

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3534124414923353373554325085284843823692792221338646
Female344387410412315322326448474513476407406323242156137105
Total6977998519046506596818809821,041960789775602464289223151

Gender

 Male 6,194 50%
 Female 6,203 50%
Gender

Race

 White 11,456 92.4%
 Black Or African American 133 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.2%
 Asian 537 4.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 107 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 129 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5531472888778459029393
Renter68219238241129786123
Total1235339661,128913668354116

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,658 55%
 Single Guardian 787 16%
 Singles 1,156 24%
 Singles With Roommate 200 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,177 66%
 Households with Kids 1,624 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6168767668819275969087759297106100961117976
Female66837163867272807786836972100918094757271
Total127151147139154153164155173176170144164197197180190186151147

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28612 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28612 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 28612 real estate data, the median home value of $93,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28612 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28612 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28612 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,384 99.9%
 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 13 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,165 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,579 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,057 20%
 Households Vacant 584 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 148 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Sale Only 52 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 73 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 282 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 56 5%
 2 Bedroom 534 50%
 3+ Bedroom 470 44%
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 $35,336 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28612 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 28612 can expect to fall in that range. 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 3,803 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,340 23%
 No Earnings 4,152 40%
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 3,803 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,340 23%
 No Earnings 4,152 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,177 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 51 1%
 Worked at Home 122 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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,178 28.0%
 High School Graduate 2,396 56.9%
 Associate's degree 310 7.4%
 Bachelor's degree 228 5.4%
 Master's degree 58 1.4%
 Professional school degree 6 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 35 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,266 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 85 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 265 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28612

ZIP Code 28612 is in the Burke County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28612.

George Hildebrand Elementary
8078 G Hildebrand Sch Rd
Connelly Springs, NC 28612
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Burke County School District
Icard Elementary
3087 Icard School Rd
Connelly Springs, NC 28612
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Burke County School District
East Burke Middle School
3519 Miller Bridge Rd
Icard, NC 28612
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Burke County School District
East Burke High School
3695 East Burke Blvd
Connelly Springs, NC 28612
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Burke County School District

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