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ZIP Code 28338

Primary City:Ellerbe, NC (View All Cities)
County: Richmond County
Timezone: Eastern (3:35pm)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.1, -79.8
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28338

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28338. 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 28338. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28338, 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:
Ellerbe, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28338 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28338 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 28338 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 28338 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,607
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,151
Median Home Value $81,800
Land Area 143.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.96 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,833
Median Household Income $29,621

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5178177355
5-9161137298
10-14158142300
15-19168166334
20-24123127250
25-29139130269
30-34121113234
35-39150143293
40-44152155307
45-49178168346
50-54167160327
55-59157152309
60-64130128258
65-69112126238
70-7487101188
75-796074134
80-84484290
85 Plus205777

Gender

 Male 2,309 50%
 Female 2,298 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,824 61.3%
 Black Or African American 1,155 25.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 72 1.6%
 Asian 29 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 431 9.4%
 Two Or More Races 96 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24205171
25-34106127233
35-4420595300
45-5429992391
55-6427967346
65-7422339262
75-8414922171
85 Plus491059

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 863 47%
 Single Guardian 403 22%
 Singles 482 26%
 Singles With Roommate 85 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,228 67%
 Households with Kids 605 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1364177
2373572
3333669
4433679
5272956
6362662
7243256
8342660
9402464
10352055
11293564
12322961
13253257
14372663
15302858
16403878
17323264
18333366
19333568
20262551

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28338 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28338 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1960s. Looking at 28338 real estate data, the median home value of $81,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28338 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28338 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28338 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,601 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 635 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 695 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 503 23%
 Households Vacant 318 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 58 18.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 20 6.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 52 16.4%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 177 55.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 23 3%
 2 Bedroom 406 55%
 3+ Bedroom 306 42%
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 $29,621 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28338 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 28338 can expect to fall in that range. 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.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,121 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 698 20%
 No Earnings 1,667 48%
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 1,121 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 698 20%
 No Earnings 1,667 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,521 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 37 2%
 Worked at Home 62 4%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 367 26.4%
 High School Graduate 789 56.7%
 Associate's degree 76 5.5%
 Bachelor's degree 120 8.6%
 Master's degree 12 0.9%
 Professional school degree 24 1.7%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 866 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 70 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 242 21%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28338

ZIP Code 28338 is in the Richmond County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28338.

Ellerbe Middle School
128 West Ballard St
Ellerbe, NC 28338
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Mineral Springs Elementary
1426 Green Lake Rd
Ellerbe, NC 28338
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District

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