28052

  1. Legal Resources for the 28052 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 28052 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 28052 Zip Code
  4. Family Information for the 28052 Zip Code
  5. Education Information for the 28052 Zip Code
  6. Public Benefits Information for the 28052 Zip Code
  7. Criminal Information for the 28052 Zip Code
  8. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28052 Zip Code
  9. Cities for the 28052 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 28052 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 28052 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 37,076
  • Land Area (2000): 124.708 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.584 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 14,956

Population - Urban/Rural for the 28052 Zip Code

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 33,043 89.96%
 Rural, Farm 21 0.06%
 Rural, Non-farm 3,668 9.99%



Employment Information for the 28052 Zip Code

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Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 28052 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 15,338 55.10%
15-35 hours 2,545 9.14%
1-14 hours 495 1.78%
No regular hours 9,459 33.98%

Time Left For Work for the 28052 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 511 3.49%
5 AM-5:29 AM 578 3.95%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 1,007 6.88%
6 AM-6:29 AM 1,389 9.49%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 1,418 9.69%
7 AM-7:29 AM 1,948 13.31%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 2,300 15.72%
8 AM-8:29 AM 1,048 7.16%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 556 3.80%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 627 4.28%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 193 1.32%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 91 0.62%
Noon-3:59 PM 1,412 9.65%
4 PM-11:59 PM 1,555 10.63%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 28052 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 211 1.44%
5-9 1,350 9.23%
10-14 2,595 17.73%
15-19 3,301 22.56%
20-24 2,297 15.70%
25-29 623 4.26%
30-34 1,480 10.11%
35-39 473 3.23%
40-44 358 2.45%
45-59 1,030 7.04%
60-89 595 4.07%
At least 90 320 2.19%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 28052 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 104 0.71% 10,273 70.20%
30-44 16 0.11% 2,295 15.68%
45-59 11 0.08% 1,019 6.96%
At least 60 42 0.29% 873 5.97%

Type Of Commute for the 28052 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 29 0.20%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 2,687 18.17%
 Car / truck / van, solo 11,451 77.44%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 120 0.81%
 Public transportation 173 1.17%
 Walked 173 1.17%
 Worked at home 153 1.03%



Family Information for the 28052 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 2,968
People at same address in 1995: 19,036

Household Income in 1999 for the 28052 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 2,131 15.62%
$10,000-$14,999 1,248 9.15%
$15,000-$19,999 1,030 7.55%
$20,000-$24,999 1,137 8.33%
$25,000-$29,999 1,010 7.40%
$30,000-$34,999 856 6.27%
$35,000-$39,999 875 6.41%
$40,000-$44,999 863 6.33%
$45,000-$49,999 851 6.24%
$50,000-$59,999 1,072 7.86%
$60,000-$74,999 1,197 8.77%
$75,000-$99,999 785 5.75%
$100,000-$124,999 319 2.34%
$125,000-$149,999 77 0.56%
$150,000-$199,999 107 0.78%
$200,000 or more 86 0.63%

Household Type for the 28052 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 3,174 22.99%
 Family, 2 people 4,026 29.16%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 477 3.45%
 Family, 3 people 2,603 18.85%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 102 0.74%
 Family, 4 people 1,957 14.17%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 48 0.35%
 Family, 5 people 834 6.04%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 18 0.13%
 Family, 6 people 333 2.41%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 15 0.11%
 Family, 7 or more people 214 1.55%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 7 0.05%

Household Income Type for the 28052 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 10,732 31.08%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 2,533 7.34%
Public Assistance 638 1.85%
Retirement 2,182 6.32%
Self Employment 959 2.78%
Social Security 4,196 12.15%
Supplemental Security 928 2.69%
Wage / Salary 10,521 30.47%
Other 1,844 5.34%

Family Type for the 28052 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 3,844 59.00%
 With children under 18 2,671 41.00%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28052 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,367 10.36%
 Married 7,745 58.71%
 Never Married 3,675 27.86%
 Widowed 405 3.07%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28052 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,615 10.69%
 Married 8,102 53.64%
 Never Married 3,389 22.44%
 Widowed 1,998 13.23%



Education Information for the 28052 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 28052 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 3,272 12.22%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 6,850 25.57%
 High school diploma or equivalent 8,308 31.02%
 Some college, no degree 5,142 19.20%
 Associate degree 1,108 4.14%
 Bachelors degree 1,558 5.82%
 Graduate or professional degree 548 2.05%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 28052 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 294 0.79% 154 0.42% 448 1.21%
Kindergarten 590 1.59% 81 0.22% 671 1.81%
Grades 1-4 1,912 5.16% 238 0.64% 2,150 5.80%
Grades 5-8 2,053 5.54% 258 0.70% 2,311 6.23%
Grades 9-12 1,855 5.00% 195 0.53% 2,050 5.53%
Undergrad college 893 2.41% 96 0.26% 989 2.67%
Graduate or professional school 76 0.20% 46 0.12% 122 0.33%
Total 7,673 20.70% 1,068 2.88% 8,741 23.58%



Public Benefits Information for the 28052 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 28052 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 29,015 80.51%
 Below Poverty Level 7,023 19.49%



Criminal Information for the 28052 Zip Code

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 254


Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28052 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 28052 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 5,795 15.63%
10-19 Years 5,115 13.80%
20-29 Years 5,250 14.16%
30-39 Years 5,585 15.06%
40-49 Years 5,123 13.82%
50-59 Years 4,134 11.15%
60-69 Years 2,811 7.58%
70-79 Years 2,208 5.96%
80-89 Years 916 2.47%
90+ Years 139 0.37%

Population - Male/Female for the 28052 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 17,783 47.96%
 Female 19,293 52.04%

Population By Ethnicity for the 28052 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 23,202 62.58%
 African-American 11,540 31.13%
 Hispanic/Latino 1,750 4.72%
 Multiracial 319 0.86%
 Asian 163 0.44%
 Amerindian 76 0.20%
 Other Race 21 0.06%
 Pacific Islander 5 0.01%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 28052 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 5,846 35.87%
2. German 2,595 15.92%
3. Irish 2,073 12.72%
4. English 1,532 9.40%
5. Scotch Irish 970 5.95%
6. Dutch 561 3.44%
7. African 558 3.42%
8. Scottish 489 3.00%
9. European 349 2.14%
10. Italian 296 1.82%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 28052 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 31,599 93.42%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 1,678 4.96%
3. French 173 0.51%
4. German 121 0.36%
5. Gujarathi 64 0.19%
6. African 33 0.10%
7. Vietnamese 32 0.09%
8. Japanese 29 0.09%
9. Arabic 27 0.08%
10. Portuguese / Portuguese Creole 19 0.06%

Citizen Type for the 28052 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 35,245 95.95%
 Naturalized immigrant 266 0.72%
 Not a citizen 1,221 3.32%



Cities for the 28052 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Gastonia