Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 28127

Post Office City:New London, NC (View All Cities)
County: Stanly County
Timezone: Eastern (9:23pm)
Coordinates:35.5, -80.2
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28127

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 28127. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 28127 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
New London, NC
Acceptable:
Badin Lake
Unacceptable:
Nw London

Stats and Demographics for the 28127 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28127 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 28127 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 large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28127 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,594
Population Density 109 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,033
Median Home Value $131,100
Land Area 69.50 sq mi
Water Area 9.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,725
Median Household Income $45,461

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5167170337
5-9221192413
10-14201197398
15-19250217467
20-24266158424
25-29264133397
30-34289156445
35-39313203516
40-44348232580
45-49334272606
50-54363271634
55-59289285574
60-64316321637
65-69248222470
70-74145126271
75-7910094194
80-845980139
85 Plus355792

Gender

 Male 4,208 55%
 Female 3,386 45%
Gender

Race

 White 6,237 82.1%
 Black Or African American 1,069 14.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 0.5%
 Asian 96 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 98 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 56 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24215071
25-3415099249
35-44324112436
45-54484102586
55-6458567652
65-7440637443
75-8419624220
85 Plus60868

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,645 60%
 Single Guardian 351 13%
 Singles 624 23%
 Singles With Roommate 105 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,949 72%
 Households with Kids 776 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1333871
2264369
3353267
4332356
5354479
6563086
7353772
8564197
9394079
10433881
11444286
12373370
13373976
14404585
156439103
16444589
17484391
185455109
19403575
20382765

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28127 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 28127 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 28127 real estate data, the median home value of $131,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 28127. Rentals in 28127 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28127 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,744 88.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 575 7.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 272 3.6%
 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 1,439 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 787 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 499 10%
 Households Vacant 2,308 46%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 66 2.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.0%
 For Sale Only 118 5.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,971 85.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 123 5.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 33 5%
 2 Bedroom 295 41%
 3+ Bedroom 392 54%
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 $45,461 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28127 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 28127 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

For more information, see Badin, NC poverty.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,096 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,262 19%
 No Earnings 3,367 50%
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 2,096 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,262 19%
 No Earnings 3,367 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,706 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 78 3%
 Worked at Home 50 2%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,207 21.1%
 High School Graduate 3,112 54.3%
 Associate's degree 445 7.8%
 Bachelor's degree 642 11.2%
 Master's degree 247 4.3%
 Professional school degree 57 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 20 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,126 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 113 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 150 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28127

ZIP Code 28127 is in the following school districts: Stanly County School District and Private. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28127.

North Stanly Middle School
36605 Old Salisbury Rd
New London, NC 28127
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Stanly County School District
North Stanly High School
40206 Us Hwy 52 N
New London, NC 28127
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Stanly County School District
Christ the King Christian Academy
210 North Ferry Road
New London, NC 28127
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

Nearby ZIP Codes