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ZIP Code 28073

Primary City:Grover, NC (View All Cities)
County: Cleveland County
Timezone: Eastern (8:51am)
Area code: 704 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.20, -81.47
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28073

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28073. 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 28073. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28073, 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:
Grover, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28073 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28073 is located in west 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 28073 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 large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28073 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,621
Population Density 219 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,360
Median Home Value $77,100
Land Area 25.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,105
Median Household Income $37,798

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5188196384
5-9207194401
10-14215197412
15-19210211421
20-24147168315
25-29150175325
30-34179169348
35-39198219417
40-44243235478
45-49227197424
50-54190206396
55-59188192380
60-64132187319
65-69122125247
70-748384167
75-79415394
80-84183553
85 Plus132740

Gender

 Male 2,751 49%
 Female 2,870 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,534 80.7%
 Black Or African American 807 14.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.3%
 Asian 35 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 90 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 136 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24296089
25-34149150299
35-44300155455
45-54324120444
55-6431793410
65-7422549274
75-849113104
85 Plus24630

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,089 52%
 Single Guardian 453 22%
 Singles 458 22%
 Singles With Roommate 105 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,305 62%
 Households with Kids 800 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1364480
2483886
3363268
4284573
5325183
6473279
7453378
8473986
9363975
10464389
11492978
12414384
13454590
14343771
15474188
16463884
17454489
18333972
19394988
20343165

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28073 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28073 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 28073 real estate data, the median home value of $77,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28073 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28073 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28073 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,621 100%
 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 930 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 529 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 646 27%
 Households Vacant 255 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 137 54%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 25 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 74 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 0.3%
 1 Bedroom 35 5.6%
 2 Bedroom 337 54.1%
 3+ Bedroom 249 40.0%
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 $37,798 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28073 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. However, that is not the case in 28073. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,283 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 893 23%
 No Earnings 1,769 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 1,283 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 893 23%
 No Earnings 1,769 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,703 95.2%
 Public transportation 5 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 48 2.7%
 Worked at Home 32 1.8%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 362 22.6%
 High School Graduate 1,024 64.0%
 Associate's degree 47 2.9%
 Bachelor's degree 125 7.8%
 Master's degree 41 2.6%
 Professional school degree 2 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,203 77.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 38 2.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 313 20.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28073

ZIP Code 28073 is in the Cleveland County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28073.

Grover Elementary
206 Carolina Ave
Grover, NC 28073
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cleveland County School District

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