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ZIP Code 28683

Primary City:Thurmond, NC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (11:07am)
Coordinates:36.38, -80.91
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28683

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28683. 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 28683. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28683, 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:
Thurmond, NC
Unacceptable:
Doughton

Stats and Demographics for the 28683 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28683 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 28683 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28683 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,697
Population Density 51 people per sq mi
Housing Units 843
Median Home Value $91,500
Land Area 33.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 719
Median Household Income $38,323

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male32466353374140395468717869403634135
Female474356534239484952677969624843392022
Total7989119106798088881061351501471318879733327

Gender

 Male 819 48%
 Female 878 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,649 97.2%
 Black Or African American 9 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.6%
 Asian 5 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 20 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner64781133150946915
Renter12232026181096
Total18701011591681047821

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 418 58%
 Single Guardian 95 13%
 Singles 195 27%
 Singles With Roommate 11 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 508 71%
 Households with Kids 211 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12644133118111411111215811101598
Female5681261171091081314111281210114
Total1712121619141818202419242626201922252012

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28683 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28683 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1960s. Looking at 28683 real estate data, the median home value of $91,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28683 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28683 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28683 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,697 100%
 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 303 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 292 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 124 15%
 Households Vacant 124 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 14 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 32%
 For Migrant Workers 4 3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 48 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 59 61%
 3+ Bedroom 37 39%
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 $38,323 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28683 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. 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 28683. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 570 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 376 24%
 No Earnings 625 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 570 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 376 24%
 No Earnings 625 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 798 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 24 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 111 15%
 High School Graduate 482 64%
 Associate's degree 93 12%
 Bachelor's degree 26 3%
 Master's degree 37 5%
 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 330 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 28 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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