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ZIP Code 28412

Primary City:Wilmington, NC (View All Cities)
County: New Hanover County
Timezone: Eastern (4:42am)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.13, -77.92
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28412

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28412. 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 28412. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28412, 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:
Wilmington, NC
Unacceptable:
Wilm

Stats and Demographics for the 28412 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28412 is located in southeast 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 28412 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 slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28412 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,573
Population Density 1,639 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,462
Median Home Value $196,300
Land Area 21.71 sq mi
Water Area 5.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,744
Median Household Income $50,654

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,1101,0842,194
5-91,0221,0002,022
10-141,0219621,983
15-191,0449351,979
20-241,1351,2582,393
25-291,3941,5452,939
30-341,3151,3352,650
35-391,2191,2822,501
40-441,1981,2372,435
45-491,1411,2502,391
50-549821,3162,298
55-599901,2632,253
60-649561,2282,184
65-697531,0051,758
70-745426911,233
75-79423549972
80-84320471791
85 Plus193404597

Gender

 Male 16,758 47%
 Female 18,815 53%
Gender

Race

 White 29,751 83.6%
 Black Or African American 3,030 8.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 178 0.5%
 Asian 506 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 23 0.1%
 Other Race 1,313 3.7%
 Two Or More Races 772 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24113851964
25-341,1831,8052,988
35-441,6421,1112,753
45-541,7629942,756
55-642,0407042,744
65-741,5753201,895
75-849802311,211
85 Plus260173433

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,831 43%
 Single Guardian 2,518 16%
 Singles 4,942 31%
 Singles With Roommate 1,453 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,430 73%
 Households with Kids 4,314 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1206241447
2205222427
3245211456
4231188419
5188215403
6193201394
7214207421
8227166393
9200211411
10214163377
11209212421
12179188367
13211202413
14208197405
15227186413
16218187405
17228193421
18183204387
19188165353
20199213412

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28412 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 28412 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 28412 real estate data, the median home value of $196,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28412 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28412 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28412 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 35,343 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 35 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 195 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,369 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,186 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,189 35%
 Households Vacant 1,718 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 562 32.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 1.2%
 For Sale Only 443 25.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 59 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 412 24.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 221 12.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 227 4%
 1 Bedroom 904 14%
 2 Bedroom 3,046 48%
 3+ Bedroom 2,206 35%
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 $50,654 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28412 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 28412 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 12,095 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,859 27%
 No Earnings 8,823 31%
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 12,095 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,859 27%
 No Earnings 8,823 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,744 90.7%
 Public transportation 128 0.7%
 Taxicab 46 0.3%
 Motorcycle 28 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 389 2.2%
 Worked at Home 1,024 5.9%
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 1,109 10%
 High School Graduate 5,682 50%
 Associate's degree 993 9%
 Bachelor's degree 2,584 23%
 Master's degree 567 5%
 Professional school degree 162 1%
 Doctorate degree 219 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,202 81.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 461 7.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 735 11.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28412

ZIP Code 28412 is in the Wilmington Preparatory Academy. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28412.

Wilmington Preparatory Academy
4905 South College Rd
Wilmington, NC 28412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wilmington Preparatory Academy
Mary C Williams Elementary
801 Silver Lake Rd
Wilmington, NC 28412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Hanover County School District
Pine Valley Elementary
440 John South Mosby Dr
Wilmington, NC 28412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Hanover County School District
Heyward C Bellamy Elementary
70 Sanders Rd
Wilmington, NC 28412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Hanover County School District
Dr John Codington Elementary
4321 Carolina Beach Rd
Wilmington, NC 28412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Hanover County School District
Charles P Murray Middle School
655 Halyburton Memorial Parkwy
Wilmington, NC 28412
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New Hanover County School District
Edwin a Anderson Elementary
455 Halyburton Memorial Parkwa
Wilmington, NC 28412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Hanover County School District
Eugene Ashley High School
555 Halyburton Memorial Parkwy
Wilmington, NC 28412
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New Hanover County School District
Cape Fear Academy
3900 S College Rd
Wilmington, NC 28412
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
New Horizons Elementary School
3705 S College Rd
Wilmington, NC 28412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Coastal Christian High School
709 George Anderson Dr
Wilmington, NC 28412
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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