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ZIP Code 28752

Primary City:Marion, NC (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Array
County: McDowell
Timezone: Eastern (1:08am)
Coordinates:35.7, -82.0
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28752

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28752. 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 28752. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28752, 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:
Marion, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28752 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28752 is located in northwest North Carolina and covers a large 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 28752 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 higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28752 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,600
Population Density 125 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,773
Median Home Value $102,800
Land Area 244.94 sq mi
Water Area 2.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,072
Median Household Income $33,386

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9589229869698761,0231,0001,1011,1431,0971,155999939720581374290177
Female9028659349087957948911,0041,0451,0861,1541,0661,029795636532422432
Total1,8601,7871,9201,8771,6711,8171,8912,1052,1882,1832,3092,0651,9681,5151,217906712609

Gender

 Male 15,310 50%
 Female 15,290 50%
Gender

Race

 White 27,360 89.4%
 Black Or African American 1,282 4.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 136 0.4%
 Asian 170 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 1,236 4.0%
 Two Or More Races 415 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1197671,3981,8111,8361,396882299
Renter32272874063450332722387
Total4411,4952,1382,4452,3391,7231,105386

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,163 51%
 Single Guardian 2,113 18%
 Singles 3,238 27%
 Singles With Roommate 558 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,311 69%
 Households with Kids 3,761 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male191198185198185194158185200215223159186203194207195210163155
Female180186192187152172192176173204175164203188202171202180153159
Total371384377385337366350361373419398323389391396378397390316314

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28752 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28752 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 28752 real estate data, the median home value of $102,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28752 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28752 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28752 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,254 95.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 899 2.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 12 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 197 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 238 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,759 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,749 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,564 26%
 Households Vacant 1,701 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 318 18.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 0.9%
 For Sale Only 164 9.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 523 30.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 642 37.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 145 4%
 1 Bedroom 502 13%
 2 Bedroom 1,847 49%
 3+ Bedroom 1,293 34%
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 $33,386 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28752 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 28752 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,506 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,945 24%
 No Earnings 11,132 45%
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 7,506 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,945 24%
 No Earnings 11,132 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,942 95.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 23 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 99 0.9%
 Worked at Home 448 3.9%
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 1,921 18.2%
 High School Graduate 6,076 57.6%
 Associate's degree 836 7.9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,125 10.7%
 Master's degree 349 3.3%
 Professional school degree 162 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 77 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,584 85.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 279 5.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 533 9.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28752

ZIP Code 28752 is in the Mcdowell County School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28752.

Eastfield Global Magnet School
170 Eastfield School Rd
Marion, NC 28752
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mcdowell County School District
Glenwood Elementary
1545 Old Hwy 221 South
Marion, NC 28752
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mcdowell County School District
Marion Elementary
209 Robert St
Marion, NC 28752
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mcdowell County School District
North Cove Elementary
401 American Thread Rd
Marion, NC 28752
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mcdowell County School District
Pleasant Gardens Elementary
100 John Roach Dr
Marion, NC 28752
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mcdowell County School District
West Marion Elementary
820 Marler Rd
Marion, NC 28752
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mcdowell County School District
East Mcdowell Junior High School
676 State St
Marion, NC 28752
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Mcdowell County School District
Mcdowell High School
600 McDowell High School Dr
Marion, NC 28752
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mcdowell County School District
West Mcdowell Junior High School
346 McDowell High School Rd
Marion, NC 28752
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Mcdowell County School District
Mcdowell Early College
54 College Dr
Marion, NC 28752
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mcdowell County School District
New Manna Christian School
225 E Court St
Marion, NC 28752
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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