28078

  1. Legal Resources for the 28078 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 28078 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 28078 Zip Code
  4. Family Information for the 28078 Zip Code
  5. Education Information for the 28078 Zip Code
  6. Public Benefits Information for the 28078 Zip Code
  7. Criminal Information for the 28078 Zip Code
  8. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28078 Zip Code
  9. Cities for the 28078 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 28078 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 28078 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 27,883
  • Land Area (2000): 174.568 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.272 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 11,064

Population - Urban/Rural for the 28078 Zip Code

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 21,677 77.60%
 Rural, Farm 188 0.67%
 Rural, Non-farm 6,071 21.73%



Employment Information for the 28078 Zip Code

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Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 28078 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 14,106 68.07%
15-35 hours 1,950 9.41%
1-14 hours 625 3.02%
No regular hours 4,042 19.50%

Time Left For Work for the 28078 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 258 1.81%
5 AM-5:29 AM 147 1.03%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 416 2.92%
6 AM-6:29 AM 1,407 9.88%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 2,331 16.37%
7 AM-7:29 AM 3,363 23.62%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 2,072 14.55%
8 AM-8:29 AM 1,557 10.94%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 657 4.61%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 635 4.46%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 163 1.14%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 75 0.53%
Noon-3:59 PM 514 3.61%
4 PM-11:59 PM 642 4.51%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 28078 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 221 1.55%
5-9 894 6.28%
10-14 1,408 9.89%
15-19 1,675 11.77%
20-24 1,863 13.09%
25-29 1,086 7.63%
30-34 2,532 17.78%
35-39 764 5.37%
40-44 818 5.75%
45-59 1,896 13.32%
60-89 859 6.03%
At least 90 221 1.55%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 28078 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 22 0.15% 7,125 50.05%
30-44 10 0.07% 4,104 28.83%
45-59 8 0.06% 1,888 13.26%
At least 60 17 0.12% 1,063 7.47%

Type Of Commute for the 28078 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 1,536 10.31%
 Car / truck / van, solo 12,487 83.78%
 Motorcycle 9 0.06%
 Other 59 0.40%
 Public transportation 57 0.38%
 Walked 89 0.60%
 Worked at home 667 4.48%



Family Information for the 28078 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 4,047
People at same address in 1995: 9,833

Household Income in 1999 for the 28078 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 422 4.09%
$10,000-$14,999 252 2.44%
$15,000-$19,999 259 2.51%
$20,000-$24,999 344 3.33%
$25,000-$29,999 375 3.63%
$30,000-$34,999 518 5.02%
$35,000-$39,999 383 3.71%
$40,000-$44,999 473 4.58%
$45,000-$49,999 388 3.76%
$50,000-$59,999 856 8.29%
$60,000-$74,999 1,255 12.16%
$75,000-$99,999 2,073 20.09%
$100,000-$124,999 1,382 13.39%
$125,000-$149,999 570 5.52%
$150,000-$199,999 439 4.25%
$200,000 or more 331 3.21%

Household Type for the 28078 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 1,974 19.20%
 Family, 2 people 3,029 29.46%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 523 5.09%
 Family, 3 people 1,905 18.53%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 53 0.52%
 Family, 4 people 1,879 18.27%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 21 0.20%
 Family, 5 people 660 6.42%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 3 0.03%
 Family, 6 people 163 1.59%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 2 0.02%
 Family, 7 or more people 69 0.67%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 2 0.02%

Household Income Type for the 28078 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 9,459 33.98%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 4,201 15.09%
Public Assistance 165 0.59%
Retirement 1,188 4.27%
Self Employment 1,200 4.31%
Social Security 1,336 4.80%
Supplemental Security 170 0.61%
Wage / Salary 9,231 33.16%
Other 885 3.18%

Family Type for the 28078 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 3,125 46.22%
 With children under 18 3,636 53.78%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28078 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 583 5.62%
 Married 7,396 71.29%
 Never Married 2,325 22.41%
 Widowed 70 0.67%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28078 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 900 8.36%
 Married 7,326 68.07%
 Never Married 1,843 17.13%
 Widowed 693 6.44%



Education Information for the 28078 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 28078 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 620 3.08%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 1,547 7.70%
 High school diploma or equivalent 3,464 17.23%
 Some college, no degree 4,845 24.10%
 Associate degree 1,307 6.50%
 Bachelors degree 6,225 30.97%
 Graduate or professional degree 2,092 10.41%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 28078 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 167 0.60% 672 2.41% 839 3.01%
Kindergarten 296 1.06% 52 0.19% 348 1.25%
Grades 1-4 1,470 5.27% 428 1.53% 1,898 6.81%
Grades 5-8 1,360 4.88% 164 0.59% 1,524 5.47%
Grades 9-12 1,436 5.15% 70 0.25% 1,506 5.40%
Undergrad college 679 2.44% 116 0.42% 795 2.85%
Graduate or professional school 214 0.77% 47 0.17% 261 0.94%
Total 5,622 20.16% 1,549 5.56% 7,171 25.72%



Public Benefits Information for the 28078 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 28078 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 26,471 96.72%
 Below Poverty Level 897 3.28%



Criminal Information for the 28078 Zip Code

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 64


Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28078 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 28078 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 4,887 17.53%
10-19 Years 3,396 12.18%
20-29 Years 3,509 12.58%
30-39 Years 6,112 21.92%
40-49 Years 4,727 16.95%
50-59 Years 2,652 9.51%
60-69 Years 1,265 4.54%
70-79 Years 786 2.82%
80-89 Years 421 1.51%
90+ Years 128 0.46%

Population - Male/Female for the 28078 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 13,801 49.50%
 Female 14,082 50.50%

Population By Ethnicity for the 28078 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 23,941 85.86%
 African-American 2,198 7.88%
 Hispanic/Latino 1,024 3.67%
 Asian 396 1.42%
 Multiracial 203 0.73%
 Amerindian 104 0.37%
 Pacific Islander 11 0.04%
 Other Race 6 0.02%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 28078 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. German 5,039 20.52%
2. English 3,842 15.65%
3. Irish 3,800 15.48%
4. United States Or American 2,655 10.81%
5. Italian 1,593 6.49%
6. Scotch Irish 1,499 6.11%
7. French Non-Basque 828 3.37%
8. Scottish 760 3.10%
9. Polish 727 2.96%
10. Dutch 586 2.39%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 28078 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 23,516 93.01%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 1,068 4.22%
3. German 144 0.57%
4. French 121 0.48%
5. Vietnamese 77 0.30%
6. Scandinavian 71 0.28%
7. Arabic 51 0.20%
8. Japanese 39 0.15%
9. Korean 37 0.15%
10. Italian 33 0.13%

Citizen Type for the 28078 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 26,701 95.58%
 Naturalized immigrant 300 1.07%
 Not a citizen 935 3.35%



Cities for the 28078 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Huntersville