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ZIP Code 28152

Primary City:Shelby, NC (View All Cities)
County: Cleveland County
Timezone: Eastern (12:16am)
Area code: 704 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.2, -81.6
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28152

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28152. 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 28152. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28152, 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:
Shelby, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28152 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28152 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 28152 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28152 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,735
Population Density 299 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,811
Median Home Value $111,000
Land Area 82.71 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,684
Median Household Income $42,213

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57908151,605
5-98888021,690
10-148778441,721
15-199628691,831
20-248978301,727
25-296327591,391
30-346817461,427
35-397378311,568
40-447968531,649
45-498259651,790
50-548809241,804
55-597518211,572
60-647238281,551
65-695526391,191
70-74358453811
75-79253379632
80-84171272443
85 Plus108224332

Gender

 Male 11,881 48%
 Female 12,854 52%
Gender

Race

 White 18,196 73.6%
 Black Or African American 5,607 22.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 0.2%
 Asian 143 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 297 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 430 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2492345437
25-346017481,349
35-441,0796651,744
45-541,4026422,044
55-641,4284121,840
65-741,0552231,278
75-84628119747
85 Plus19649245

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,743 49%
 Single Guardian 2,069 21%
 Singles 2,445 25%
 Singles With Roommate 427 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,351 66%
 Households with Kids 3,333 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1176146322
2150169319
3140184324
4166172338
5164157321
6190161351
7167155322
8164167331
9203162365
10176173349
11180152332
12163154317
13181190371
14177175352
15187161348
16187190377
17182169351
18184157341
19222192414
20234190424

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28152 has a slightly less 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 28152 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 28152 real estate data, the median home value of $111,000 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 28152. Rentals in 28152 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28152 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,235 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 7 0.0%
 Other Institutional 8 0.0%
 College Student Housing 410 1.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 68 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,328 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,153 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,203 30%
 Households Vacant 1,127 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 508 45.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 0.9%
 For Sale Only 137 12.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 2.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 3.5%
 For Migrant Workers 9 0.8%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 401 35.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 0.3%
 1 Bedroom 360 12.2%
 2 Bedroom 1,378 46.5%
 3+ Bedroom 1,215 41.0%
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 $42,213 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28152 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. More commuters in 28152 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 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,060 26%
 No Earnings 6,991 36%
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 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,060 26%
 No Earnings 6,991 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,998 95.1%
 Public transportation 53 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 223 2.1%
 Worked at Home 222 2.1%
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 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 1,512 18.4%
 High School Graduate 4,270 51.9%
 Associate's degree 706 8.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,270 15.4%
 Master's degree 230 2.8%
 Professional school degree 65 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 172 2.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,026 79.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 350 6.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 664 13.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28152

ZIP Code 28152 is in the Cleveland County School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28152.

Turning Point Academy
910 South Post Rd
Shelby, NC 28152
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Cleveland County School District
Elizabeth Intermediate School
220 South Post Rd
Shelby, NC 28152
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Cleveland County School District
Boiling Springs Elementary
1522 Patrick Ave
Shelby, NC 28152
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cleveland County School District
Shelby Intermediate
220 South Post Rd
Shelby, NC 28152
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cleveland County School District
Township Three Elementary
526 Davis Rd
Shelby, NC 28152
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cleveland County School District
Springmore Elementary
616 McBrayer Homestead Rd
Shelby, NC 28152
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cleveland County School District
James Love Elementary
309 James Love Rd
Shelby, NC 28152
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cleveland County School District
Crest High School
800 Old Boiling Springs
Shelby, NC 28152
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cleveland County School District
Shelby High School
230 East Dixon Blvd
Shelby, NC 28152
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cleveland County School District
Shelby Middle School
1480 South Dekalb St
Shelby, NC 28152
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Cleveland County School District
Cleveland Echs
1800 East Marion St
Shelby, NC 28152
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cleveland County School District

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