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ZIP Code 28673

Primary City:Sherrills Ford, NC (View All Cities)
County: Catawba County
Timezone: Eastern (9:00pm)
Area code: 828 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.61, -81.00
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28673

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28673. 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 28673. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28673, 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:
Sherrills Ford, NC
Acceptable:
Sherrills Frd

Stats and Demographics for the 28673 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28673 is located in central 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 28673 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28673 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,919
Population Density 233 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,125
Median Home Value $267,200
Land Area 25.41 sq mi
Water Area 4.72 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,424
Median Household Income $61,741

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male12817920217912589141180227278292252237198113653625
Female13918518816211493139239237273278240245176106674448
Total2673643903412391822804194645515704924823742191328073

Gender

 Male 2,946 50%
 Female 2,973 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,526 93.4%
 Black Or African American 250 4.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.1%
 Asian 44 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 27 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 63 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1612936053352934112542
Renter197790943321105
Total3520645062756236213547

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,523 63%
 Single Guardian 279 12%
 Singles 511 21%
 Singles With Roommate 111 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,707 70%
 Households with Kids 717 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2922233024403433484042394041373947282820
Female2827253636433543283328393751383240252716
Total5749486660836976767370787792757187535536

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28673 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28673 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 28673 real estate data, the median home value of $267,200 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 28673. Rentals in 28673 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28673 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,919 100%
 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 1,533 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 542 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 349 11%
 Households Vacant 701 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 53 7.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.6%
 For Sale Only 49 7.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 507 72.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 82 11.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 2%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 117 30%
 3+ Bedroom 261 68%
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 $61,741 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28673 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 28673. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,881 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,040 24%
 No Earnings 1,473 34%
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 1,881 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,040 24%
 No Earnings 1,473 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,198 87.9%
 Public transportation 16 0.6%
 Taxicab 13 0.5%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 48 1.9%
 Worked at Home 226 9.0%
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 229 10.5%
 High School Graduate 1,145 52.6%
 Associate's degree 70 3.2%
 Bachelor's degree 502 23.1%
 Master's degree 179 8.2%
 Professional school degree 44 2.0%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 871 74.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 163 14.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 132 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28673

ZIP Code 28673 is in the Catawba County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28673.

Sherrills Ford Elementary
8103 Sherrills Ford Rd
Sherrills Ford, NC 28673
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Catawba County School District

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