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ZIP Code 28337

Post Office City:Elizabethtown, NC (View All Cities)
County: Bladen County
Timezone: Eastern (3:44pm)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.7, -78.6
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28337

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 28337. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 28337 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:
Elizabethtown, NC
Unacceptable:
White Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 28337 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28337 is located in southern 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 28337 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 small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28337 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,670
Population Density 67 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,994
Median Home Value $93,500
Land Area 159.77 sq mi
Water Area 4.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,291
Median Household Income $29,848

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5340324664
5-9327335662
10-14338340678
15-19373330703
20-24337288625
25-29339327666
30-34322313635
35-39353351704
40-44312300612
45-49359410769
50-54385395780
55-59366437803
60-64321369690
65-69248300548
70-74177233410
75-79121187308
80-8480140220
85 Plus46147193

Gender

 Male 5,144 48%
 Female 5,526 52%
Gender

Race

 White 5,226 49.0%
 Black Or African American 4,389 41.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 97 0.9%
 Asian 41 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 772 7.2%
 Two Or More Races 145 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2449113162
25-34237308545
35-44410283693
45-54570294864
55-64669254923
65-74467174641
75-8427876354
85 Plus8227109

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,779 41%
 Single Guardian 995 23%
 Singles 1,364 32%
 Singles With Roommate 153 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,910 68%
 Households with Kids 1,381 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
16072132
26058118
38063143
47666142
55957116
66573138
77059129
87384157
96062122
107279151
117266138
127964143
135860118
145771128
157375148
167470144
178373156
187464138
196948117
206563128

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28337 has a 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28337 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 28337 real estate data, the median home value of $93,500 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 28337. Rentals in 28337 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28337 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,234 95.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 227 2.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 205 1.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,537 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,225 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,529 26%
 Households Vacant 1,703 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 250 14.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 1.3%
 For Sale Only 58 3.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 1.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,119 65.7%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 222 13.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 58 3%
 1 Bedroom 396 22%
 2 Bedroom 474 27%
 3+ Bedroom 857 48%
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 $29,848 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28337 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 28337 has very few people that work at home. 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 28337 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.

For more information, see Elizabethtown, NC unemployment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,445 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,807 22%
 No Earnings 3,834 47%
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 2,445 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,807 22%
 No Earnings 3,834 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,246 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 74 2%
 Worked at Home 44 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. 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 1,598 23.5%
 High School Graduate 3,520 51.7%
 Associate's degree 755 11.1%
 Bachelor's degree 720 10.6%
 Master's degree 167 2.5%
 Professional school degree 28 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 19 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,654 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 103 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 58 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28337

ZIP Code 28337 is in the following school districts: Paul R Brown Leadership Academy, Bladen County School District, and Private. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28337.

Paul R Brown Leadership Academy
1300 Martin L King Jr Dr
Elizabethtown, NC 28337
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Paul R Brown Leadership Academy
Bladen Lakes Primary
9554 Johnsontown Road
Elizabethtown, NC 28337
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bladen County School District
Elizabethtown Primary
301 Mercer Road
Elizabethtown, NC 28337
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bladen County School District
Elizabethtown Middle School
1496 Hwy 701 South
Elizabethtown, NC 28337
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bladen County School District
East Bladen High School
5600 Nc Hwy 87 East
Elizabethtown, NC 28337
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bladen County School District
Elizabethtown Christian Academy
1800 W Broad St
Elizabethtown, NC 28337
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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