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ZIP Code 28037

Primary City:Denver, NC (View All Cities)
County: Lincoln County
Timezone: Eastern (3:02pm)
Area code: 704 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.50, -81.04
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28037

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28037. 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 28037. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28037, 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:
Denver, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28037 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28037 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 28037 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 extremely 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 28037 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,287
Population Density 412 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,266
Median Home Value $276,400
Land Area 44.34 sq mi
Water Area 8.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,251
Median Household Income $73,078

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55515521,103
5-96696081,277
10-146335781,211
15-196064931,099
20-24378346724
25-29408395803
30-344575501,007
35-396987061,404
40-447387481,486
45-498078951,702
50-547597451,504
55-596696941,363
60-646816751,356
65-69438440878
70-74287293580
75-79162208370
80-84102150252
85 Plus57111168

Gender

 Male 9,100 50%
 Female 9,187 50%
Gender

Race

 White 17,106 93.5%
 Black Or African American 545 3.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 69 0.4%
 Asian 145 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 225 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 195 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2445123168
25-34512273785
35-441,2053201,525
45-541,4962841,780
55-641,3751671,542
65-7484373916
75-8437549424
85 Plus10011111

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,565 63%
 Single Guardian 869 12%
 Singles 1,469 20%
 Singles With Roommate 348 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,761 66%
 Households with Kids 2,490 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1119108227
2111111222
399120219
4111114225
5119119238
6138144282
7134101235
812899227
9150145295
1013499233
11122125247
12117114231
13137117254
14123123246
15156112268
16124106230
17128110238
189696192
1910269171
206877145

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28037 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28037 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 28037 real estate data, the median home value of $276,400 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 28037. Rentals in 28037 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28037 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,284 100.0%
 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 3 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,640 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,311 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,300 16%
 Households Vacant 1,015 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 202 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 1%
 For Sale Only 186 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 38 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 447 44%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 130 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 34 3%
 2 Bedroom 635 52%
 3+ Bedroom 544 45%
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 $73,078 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28037 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. In 28037 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 6,543 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,404 24%
 No Earnings 4,382 31%
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 6,543 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,404 24%
 No Earnings 4,382 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,104 90.9%
 Public transportation 19 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 104 1.2%
 Worked at Home 686 7.7%
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 338 5%
 High School Graduate 3,174 50%
 Associate's degree 651 10%
 Bachelor's degree 1,601 25%
 Master's degree 385 6%
 Professional school degree 86 1%
 Doctorate degree 104 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,132 83.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 384 10.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 222 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28037

ZIP Code 28037 is in the Lincoln Charter School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28037.

Lincoln Charter School
7834 Galway Ln
Denver, NC 28037
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lincoln Charter School District
Rock Springs Elementary
3633 Hwy 16 North
Denver, NC 28037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lincoln County School District
Catawba Springs Elementary
206 North Little Egypt Rd
Denver, NC 28037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lincoln County School District
North Lincoln Middle School
1503 Amity Church Rd
Denver, NC 28037
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lincoln County School District
St James Elementary
1774 St James Church Rd
Denver, NC 28037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lincoln County School District
East Lincoln High School
6471 Hwy 73
Denver, NC 28037
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lincoln County School District

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