28173

  1. Legal Resources for the 28173 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 28173 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 28173 Zip Code
  4. Family Information for the 28173 Zip Code
  5. Education Information for the 28173 Zip Code
  6. Public Benefits Information for the 28173 Zip Code
  7. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28173 Zip Code
  8. Cities for the 28173 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 28173 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 28173 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 17,732
  • Land Area (2000): 278.566 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 1.765 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 6,362

Population - Urban/Rural for the 28173 Zip Code

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 2,107 11.87%
 Rural, Farm 285 1.60%
 Rural, Non-farm 15,366 86.53%



Employment Information for the 28173 Zip Code

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Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 28173 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 7,718 60.00%
15-35 hours 1,701 13.22%
1-14 hours 365 2.84%
No regular hours 3,079 23.94%

Time Left For Work for the 28173 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 188 2.27%
5 AM-5:29 AM 142 1.71%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 419 5.06%
6 AM-6:29 AM 1,098 13.26%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 1,129 13.63%
7 AM-7:29 AM 1,509 18.22%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 1,447 17.47%
8 AM-8:29 AM 780 9.42%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 339 4.09%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 333 4.02%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 89 1.07%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 38 0.46%
Noon-3:59 PM 281 3.39%
4 PM-11:59 PM 489 5.91%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 28173 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 261 3.15%
5-9 622 7.51%
10-14 413 4.99%
15-19 798 9.64%
20-24 1,150 13.89%
25-29 683 8.25%
30-34 1,551 18.73%
35-39 468 5.65%
40-44 553 6.68%
45-59 1,063 12.84%
60-89 456 5.51%
At least 90 263 3.18%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 28173 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 0 0.00% 3,927 47.42%
30-44 0 0.00% 2,572 31.06%
45-59 0 0.00% 1,063 12.84%
At least 60 7 0.08% 712 8.60%

Type Of Commute for the 28173 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 883 10.16%
 Car / truck / van, solo 7,281 83.78%
 Motorcycle 5 0.06%
 Other 55 0.63%
 Public transportation 7 0.08%
 Walked 50 0.58%
 Worked at home 410 4.72%



Family Information for the 28173 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 2,378
People at same address in 1995: 8,085

Household Income in 1999 for the 28173 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 220 3.63%
$10,000-$14,999 200 3.30%
$15,000-$19,999 228 3.76%
$20,000-$24,999 228 3.76%
$25,000-$29,999 323 5.33%
$30,000-$34,999 329 5.43%
$35,000-$39,999 243 4.01%
$40,000-$44,999 371 6.13%
$45,000-$49,999 279 4.61%
$50,000-$59,999 651 10.75%
$60,000-$74,999 732 12.09%
$75,000-$99,999 988 16.31%
$100,000-$124,999 546 9.02%
$125,000-$149,999 306 5.05%
$150,000-$199,999 218 3.60%
$200,000 or more 194 3.20%

Household Type for the 28173 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 773 12.78%
 Family, 2 people 1,873 30.96%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 177 2.93%
 Family, 3 people 1,157 19.13%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 14 0.23%
 Family, 4 people 1,279 21.14%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 5 0.08%
 Family, 5 people 547 9.04%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 1 0.02%
 Family, 6 people 154 2.55%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 2 0.03%
 Family, 7 or more people 67 1.11%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Household Income Type for the 28173 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 5,478 32.44%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 2,384 14.12%
Public Assistance 62 0.37%
Retirement 907 5.37%
Self Employment 903 5.35%
Social Security 1,149 6.80%
Supplemental Security 155 0.92%
Wage / Salary 5,307 31.43%
Other 542 3.21%

Family Type for the 28173 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 2,147 46.69%
 With children under 18 2,451 53.31%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28173 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 391 6.05%
 Married 4,818 74.58%
 Never Married 1,193 18.47%
 Widowed 58 0.90%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28173 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 429 6.41%
 Married 4,796 71.62%
 Never Married 1,057 15.79%
 Widowed 414 6.18%



Education Information for the 28173 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 28173 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 327 2.64%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 1,261 10.18%
 High school diploma or equivalent 2,990 24.13%
 Some college, no degree 2,868 23.15%
 Associate degree 1,114 8.99%
 Bachelors degree 2,936 23.70%
 Graduate or professional degree 894 7.22%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 28173 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 172 0.97% 385 2.17% 557 3.14%
Kindergarten 312 1.76% 38 0.21% 350 1.97%
Grades 1-4 965 5.44% 152 0.86% 1,117 6.30%
Grades 5-8 1,242 7.00% 108 0.61% 1,350 7.61%
Grades 9-12 961 5.42% 96 0.54% 1,057 5.96%
Undergrad college 381 2.15% 136 0.77% 517 2.92%
Graduate or professional school 36 0.20% 44 0.25% 80 0.45%
Total 4,069 22.95% 959 5.41% 5,028 28.36%



Public Benefits Information for the 28173 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 28173 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 16,991 95.88%
 Below Poverty Level 731 4.12%



Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28173 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 28173 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 3,057 17.24%
10-19 Years 2,706 15.26%
20-29 Years 1,396 7.87%
30-39 Years 3,350 18.89%
40-49 Years 3,155 17.79%
50-59 Years 1,998 11.27%
60-69 Years 1,127 6.36%
70-79 Years 666 3.76%
80-89 Years 239 1.35%
90+ Years 38 0.21%

Population - Male/Female for the 28173 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 8,726 49.21%
 Female 9,006 50.79%

Population By Ethnicity for the 28173 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 15,714 88.62%
 African-American 1,470 8.29%
 Hispanic/Latino 275 1.55%
 Multiracial 114 0.64%
 Asian 100 0.56%
 Amerindian 46 0.26%
 Other Race 13 0.07%
 Pacific Islander 0 0.00%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 28173 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. German 2,965 20.68%
2. English 2,096 14.62%
3. United States Or American 2,053 14.32%
4. Irish 1,598 11.15%
5. Scotch Irish 1,155 8.06%
6. Italian 691 4.82%
7. Scottish 573 4.00%
8. French Non-Basque 533 3.72%
9. British 494 3.45%
10. Polish 331 2.31%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 28173 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 15,494 95.37%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 453 2.79%
3. French 62 0.38%
4. German 53 0.33%
5. Polish 48 0.30%
6. Greek 43 0.26%
7. Other Pacific Island 22 0.14%
8. Scandinavian 12 0.07%
9. Russian 10 0.06%
10. Other Indo European 10 0.06%

Citizen Type for the 28173 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 17,264 97.22%
 Naturalized immigrant 187 1.05%
 Not a citizen 307 1.73%



Cities for the 28173 Zip Code

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