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ZIP Code 28544

Primary City:Midway Park, NC (View All Cities)
County: Onslow County
Timezone: Eastern (8:17am)
Area code: 910 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.71, -77.32
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28544

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28544. 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 28544. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28544, 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:
Midway Park, NC
Acceptable:
Jacksonville

Stats and Demographics for the 28544 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28544 is located in east 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 28544 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28544 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,368
Population Density 473 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,273
Median Home Value $88,000
Land Area 11.35 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,063
Median Household Income $33,235

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 24Male Median Age: 24Female Median Age: 24


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5369355724
5-9175144319
10-14118117235
15-19154190344
20-246156391,254
25-29330275605
30-34172188360
35-39124128252
40-44112105217
45-4989136225
50-54112142254
55-598899187
60-645762119
65-695759116
70-74313970
75-79142842
80-84121729
85 Plus41216

Gender

 Male 2,633 49%
 Female 2,735 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,351 62.4%
 Black Or African American 1,243 23.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.8%
 Asian 84 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 41 0.8%
 Other Race 279 5.2%
 Two Or More Races 327 6.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2462581643
25-34140359499
35-44113142255
45-54158112270
55-6413076206
65-749335128
75-84321850
85 Plus11112

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,070 52%
 Single Guardian 450 22%
 Singles 383 19%
 Singles With Roommate 160 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,184 57%
 Households with Kids 879 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
17880158
27676152
35051101
4414990
5373168
6433477
7272855
8332760
9352459
10212445
11262652
12212243
13221941
14282654
15272855
16151429
17351247
18244973
195387140
2072143215

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28544 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 28544 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 28544 real estate data, the median home value of $88,000 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 28544. Rentals in 28544 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28544 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,364 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 4 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 511 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 228 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,324 58%
 Households Vacant 210 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 109 52%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 3%
 For Sale Only 13 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 4%
 For Migrant Workers 2 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 68 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 0.5%
 1 Bedroom 39 2.7%
 2 Bedroom 944 66.1%
 3+ Bedroom 438 30.7%
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 $33,235 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 28544 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, 28544 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. More commuters in 28544 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 1,739 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,194 28%
 No Earnings 1,287 30%
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 1,739 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,194 28%
 No Earnings 1,287 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,163 92.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 20 0.9%
 Motorcycle 5 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 132 5.6%
 Worked at Home 31 1.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 165 13%
 High School Graduate 741 57%
 Associate's degree 255 19%
 Bachelor's degree 147 11%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 585 71.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 2.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 217 26.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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