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ZIP Code 28089

Post Office City:Lattimore, NC (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Cleveland County
Timezone: Eastern (6:18pm)
Area code: 704 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.320, -81.655
ZIP (~700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28089

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Primary/preferred city:
Lattimore, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28089 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28089 is located in western 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 28089 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28089 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 248
Population Density 999 people per sq mi
Housing Units 53
Median Home Value $95,000
Land Area 0.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 44
Median Household Income $30,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 21Male Median Age: 22Female Median Age: 21

Under 5268
85 Plus369


 Male 128 52%
 Female 120 48%


 White 237 95.6%
 Black Or African American 1 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 3 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 3 1.2%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus718

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 26 59%
 Single Guardian 4 9%
 Singles 12 27%
 Singles With Roommate 2 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 28 64%
 Households with Kids 16 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28089 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28089 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 28089 real estate data, the median home value of $95,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 28089 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28089 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 117 47%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 131 53%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 15 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 17 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 12 23%
 Households Vacant 9 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 33%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 1 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 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 $30,625 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 28089 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. A higher percentage of people in 28089 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 28089 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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.

For more information, see Lattimore, NC transportation.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12 6%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 79 40%
 No Earnings 105 54%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12 6%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 79 40%
 No Earnings 105 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 26 42%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 34%
 Worked at Home 15 24%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 9 16%
 High School Graduate 21 36%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 23 40%
 Master's degree 5 9%
 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 23 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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