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ZIP Code 28678

Primary City:Stony Point, NC (View All Cities)
County: Alexander County
Timezone: Eastern (10:44am)
Coordinates:35.84, -81.06
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28678

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28678. 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 28678. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28678, 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:
Stony Point, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28678 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28678 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 28678 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 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 28678 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,226
Population Density 117 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,286
Median Home Value $96,500
Land Area 44.68 sq mi
Water Area 0.96 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,028
Median Household Income $41,204

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
Male18218917317315014315819618323621514715110094603116
Female14521717815614015215018917322620914016813089714650
Total3274063513292902953083853564624242873192301831317766

Gender

 Male 2,597 50%
 Female 2,629 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,574 87.5%
 Black Or African American 307 5.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.2%
 Asian 90 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 150 2.9%
 Two Or More Races 89 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2215431240329523713248
Renter37101101824729217
Total5925541348534226615355

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,131 56%
 Single Guardian 340 17%
 Singles 482 24%
 Singles With Roommate 75 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,323 65%
 Households with Kids 705 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3639433431344045393340273835424930252733
Female1531263743434341473233383540323028402618
Total5170697174778386866573657375747958655351

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28678 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28678 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 28678 real estate data, the median home value of $96,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28678 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28678 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28678 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,226 100%
 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 990 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 613 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 425 19%
 Households Vacant 258 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 59 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 35 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 113 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 24 4%
 1 Bedroom 28 5%
 2 Bedroom 318 56%
 3+ Bedroom 199 35%
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 $41,204 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28678 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 28678 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 1,440 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,343 32%
 No Earnings 1,437 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 1,440 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,343 32%
 No Earnings 1,437 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,121 97.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 0.7%
 Worked at Home 44 2.0%
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 449 25.7%
 High School Graduate 1,042 59.6%
 Associate's degree 90 5.1%
 Bachelor's degree 136 7.8%
 Master's degree 21 1.2%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 893 83.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 111 10.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 63 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28678

ZIP Code 28678 is in the Alexander County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28678.

Stony Point Elementary
311 Stony Point School Rd
Stony Point, NC 28678
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alexander County School District

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