28208

  1. Legal Resources for the 28208 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 28208 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 28208 Zip Code
  4. Family Information for the 28208 Zip Code
  5. Education Information for the 28208 Zip Code
  6. Public Benefits Information for the 28208 Zip Code
  7. Criminal Information for the 28208 Zip Code
  8. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28208 Zip Code
  9. Cities for the 28208 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 28208 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 28208 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 35,890
  • Land Area (2000): 56.367 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.012 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 14,300


Employment Information for the 28208 Zip Code

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Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 28208 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 15,426 59.05%
15-35 hours 2,393 9.16%
1-14 hours 870 3.33%
No regular hours 7,433 28.45%

Time Left For Work for the 28208 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 483 3.32%
5 AM-5:29 AM 564 3.87%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 704 4.83%
6 AM-6:29 AM 1,238 8.50%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 2,002 13.74%
7 AM-7:29 AM 1,965 13.49%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 2,189 15.03%
8 AM-8:29 AM 1,333 9.15%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 570 3.91%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 543 3.73%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 335 2.30%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 112 0.77%
Noon-3:59 PM 1,258 8.64%
4 PM-11:59 PM 1,270 8.72%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 28208 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 164 1.13%
5-9 1,124 7.72%
10-14 2,363 16.22%
15-19 3,177 21.81%
20-24 2,792 19.17%
25-29 856 5.88%
30-34 1,899 13.04%
35-39 147 1.01%
40-44 214 1.47%
45-59 747 5.13%
60-89 680 4.67%
At least 90 403 2.77%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 28208 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 352 2.42% 10,124 69.50%
30-44 354 2.43% 1,906 13.09%
45-59 260 1.78% 487 3.34%
At least 60 513 3.52% 570 3.91%

Type Of Commute for the 28208 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 19 0.13%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 2,891 19.57%
 Car / truck / van, solo 9,827 66.51%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 114 0.77%
 Public transportation 1,479 10.01%
 Walked 236 1.60%
 Worked at home 210 1.42%



Family Information for the 28208 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 1,854
People at same address in 1995: 16,712

Household Income in 1999 for the 28208 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 1,984 15.15%
$10,000-$14,999 1,004 7.67%
$15,000-$19,999 1,291 9.86%
$20,000-$24,999 1,490 11.38%
$25,000-$29,999 1,353 10.33%
$30,000-$34,999 958 7.32%
$35,000-$39,999 829 6.33%
$40,000-$44,999 737 5.63%
$45,000-$49,999 628 4.80%
$50,000-$59,999 1,063 8.12%
$60,000-$74,999 848 6.48%
$75,000-$99,999 627 4.79%
$100,000-$124,999 128 0.98%
$125,000-$149,999 28 0.21%
$150,000-$199,999 47 0.36%
$200,000 or more 79 0.60%

Household Type for the 28208 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 3,464 26.48%
 Family, 2 people 2,949 22.54%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 710 5.43%
 Family, 3 people 2,394 18.30%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 92 0.70%
 Family, 4 people 1,702 13.01%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 33 0.25%
 Family, 5 people 926 7.08%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 10 0.08%
 Family, 6 people 434 3.32%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 11 0.08%
 Family, 7 or more people 347 2.65%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 11 0.08%

Household Income Type for the 28208 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 10,941 33.78%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 1,559 4.81%
Public Assistance 1,019 3.15%
Retirement 1,565 4.83%
Self Employment 779 2.41%
Social Security 3,045 9.40%
Supplemental Security 951 2.94%
Wage / Salary 10,777 33.28%
Other 1,751 5.41%

Family Type for the 28208 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 2,116 54.59%
 With children under 18 1,760 45.41%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28208 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,420 11.24%
 Married 5,412 42.85%
 Never Married 5,422 42.93%
 Widowed 376 2.98%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28208 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,773 12.60%
 Married 5,265 37.42%
 Never Married 5,285 37.56%
 Widowed 1,747 12.42%



Education Information for the 28208 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 28208 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 2,419 9.68%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 6,460 25.85%
 High school diploma or equivalent 8,383 33.55%
 Some college, no degree 5,221 20.90%
 Associate degree 970 3.88%
 Bachelors degree 1,313 5.25%
 Graduate or professional degree 220 0.88%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 28208 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 525 1.46% 67 0.19% 592 1.65%
Kindergarten 488 1.36% 46 0.13% 534 1.49%
Grades 1-4 2,656 7.40% 74 0.21% 2,730 7.61%
Grades 5-8 2,652 7.39% 33 0.09% 2,685 7.48%
Grades 9-12 2,325 6.48% 70 0.20% 2,395 6.67%
Undergrad college 855 2.38% 251 0.70% 1,106 3.08%
Graduate or professional school 81 0.23% 38 0.11% 119 0.33%
Total 9,582 26.70% 579 1.61% 10,161 28.31%



Public Benefits Information for the 28208 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 28208 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 27,595 78.42%
 Below Poverty Level 7,592 21.58%



Criminal Information for the 28208 Zip Code

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 348


Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28208 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 28208 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 6,090 16.97%
10-19 Years 5,950 16.58%
20-29 Years 5,396 15.03%
30-39 Years 5,762 16.05%
40-49 Years 5,162 14.38%
50-59 Years 3,345 9.32%
60-69 Years 2,016 5.62%
70-79 Years 1,496 4.17%
80-89 Years 582 1.62%
90+ Years 91 0.25%

Population - Male/Female for the 28208 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 17,242 48.04%
 Female 18,648 51.96%

Population By Ethnicity for the 28208 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 African-American 25,585 71.29%
 Caucasian 6,715 18.71%
 Hispanic/Latino 2,031 5.66%
 Asian 926 2.58%
 Multiracial 413 1.15%
 Amerindian 167 0.47%
 Other Race 50 0.14%
 Pacific Islander 3 0.01%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 28208 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 1,765 29.58%
2. German 877 14.70%
3. Scotch Irish 553 9.27%
4. English 517 8.66%
5. Irish 509 8.53%
6. African 444 7.44%
7. Scottish 149 2.50%
8. French Non-Basque 132 2.21%
9. European 107 1.79%
10. Dutch 98 1.64%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 28208 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 29,749 90.11%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 2,020 6.12%
3. Vietnamese 342 1.04%
4. French 243 0.74%
5. Laotian 218 0.66%
6. German 111 0.34%
7. African 81 0.25%
8. Thai 40 0.12%
9. Mon Khmer / Cambodian 30 0.09%
10. Chinese 28 0.08%

Citizen Type for the 28208 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 33,201 92.57%
 Naturalized immigrant 501 1.40%
 Not a citizen 2,164 6.03%



Cities for the 28208 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Charlotte