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ZIP Code 28327

Primary City:Carthage, NC (View All Cities)
County: Moore County
Timezone: Eastern (10:13am)
Coordinates:35.4, -79.4
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28327

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28327. 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 28327. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28327, 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:
Carthage, NC
Acceptable:
Whisper Pnes, Whispering Pines

Stats and Demographics for the 28327 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28327 is located in central North Carolina and covers a slightly higher 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 28327 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28327 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,433
Population Density 81 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,958
Median Home Value $169,400
Land Area 190.44 sq mi
Water Area 1.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,129
Median Household Income $51,609

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5500446946
5-95265071,033
10-145395401,079
15-195824701,052
20-24331326657
25-29337361698
30-34430438868
35-39476502978
40-445115111,022
45-495916521,243
50-545435841,127
55-59454528982
60-64461520981
65-69438423861
70-74285347632
75-79232283515
80-84185241426
85 Plus97236333

Gender

 Male 7,518 49%
 Female 7,915 51%
Gender

Race

 White 13,009 84.3%
 Black Or African American 1,599 10.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 114 0.7%
 Asian 121 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 266 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 319 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-244785132
25-34424273697
35-448462111,057
45-541,0852401,325
55-649501411,091
65-74839116955
75-84541108649
85 Plus17053223

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,440 56%
 Single Guardian 929 15%
 Singles 1,539 25%
 Singles With Roommate 221 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,128 67%
 Households with Kids 2,001 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
19181172
2115103218
311884202
490100190
511182193
6112112224
710192193
897106203
9105115220
10118108226
11122119241
1298104202
13108102210
1493107200
1512189210
16137109246
1710899207
1812297219
199476170
206278140

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28327 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28327 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 28327 real estate data, the median home value of $169,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28327 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28327 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28327 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,302 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 107 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,095 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,807 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,227 18%
 Households Vacant 829 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 131 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 93 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 107 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 466 56%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 1%
 1 Bedroom 95 8%
 2 Bedroom 370 33%
 3+ Bedroom 645 57%
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 $51,609 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28327 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. Most commuters in 28327 can expect to fall in that range. 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 4,255 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,428 21%
 No Earnings 5,130 43%
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 4,255 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,428 21%
 No Earnings 5,130 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,402 93.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 169 2.9%
 Worked at Home 182 3.2%
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 525 10.5%
 High School Graduate 2,751 55.1%
 Associate's degree 547 11.0%
 Bachelor's degree 759 15.2%
 Master's degree 355 7.1%
 Professional school degree 25 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 29 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,492 73.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 296 8.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 618 18.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28327

ZIP Code 28327 is in the Moore County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28327.

Pinckney Academy
160 Pinckney Rd
Carthage, NC 28327
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Moore County School District
Carthage Elementary
312 Rockingham St
Carthage, NC 28327
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Moore County School District
Sandhills Farm Life Elementary
2201 Farm Life Rd
Carthage, NC 28327
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Moore County School District
Crain'S Creek Middle School
4625 Union Church Rd
Carthage, NC 28327
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Moore County School District

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