28209

  1. Legal Resources for the 28209 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 28209 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 28209 Zip Code
  4. Family Information for the 28209 Zip Code
  5. Education Information for the 28209 Zip Code
  6. Public Benefits Information for the 28209 Zip Code
  7. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28209 Zip Code
  8. Cities for the 28209 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 28209 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 28209 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 19,759
  • Land Area (2000): 14.032 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.026 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 10,895


Employment Information for the 28209 Zip Code

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Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 28209 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 11,333 67.45%
15-35 hours 1,517 9.03%
1-14 hours 338 2.01%
No regular hours 3,614 21.51%

Time Left For Work for the 28209 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 171 1.49%
5 AM-5:29 AM 117 1.02%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 182 1.59%
6 AM-6:29 AM 744 6.50%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 958 8.37%
7 AM-7:29 AM 1,751 15.31%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 2,272 19.86%
8 AM-8:29 AM 2,165 18.92%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 1,007 8.80%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 744 6.50%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 274 2.40%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 104 0.91%
Noon-3:59 PM 431 3.77%
4 PM-11:59 PM 520 4.55%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 28209 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 137 1.20%
5-9 1,122 9.81%
10-14 2,602 22.74%
15-19 2,991 26.15%
20-24 2,025 17.70%
25-29 494 4.32%
30-34 1,203 10.52%
35-39 210 1.84%
40-44 128 1.12%
45-59 241 2.11%
60-89 177 1.55%
At least 90 110 0.96%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 28209 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 144 1.26% 9,227 80.66%
30-44 52 0.45% 1,489 13.02%
45-59 17 0.15% 224 1.96%
At least 60 17 0.15% 270 2.36%

Type Of Commute for the 28209 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 28 0.24%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 1,272 10.77%
 Car / truck / van, solo 9,680 81.95%
 Motorcycle 36 0.30%
 Other 89 0.75%
 Public transportation 230 1.95%
 Walked 105 0.89%
 Worked at home 372 3.15%



Family Information for the 28209 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 1,904
People at same address in 1995: 8,621

Household Income in 1999 for the 28209 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 836 8.28%
$10,000-$14,999 392 3.88%
$15,000-$19,999 507 5.02%
$20,000-$24,999 557 5.52%
$25,000-$29,999 653 6.47%
$30,000-$34,999 706 6.99%
$35,000-$39,999 655 6.49%
$40,000-$44,999 609 6.03%
$45,000-$49,999 498 4.93%
$50,000-$59,999 1,095 10.85%
$60,000-$74,999 1,027 10.17%
$75,000-$99,999 1,132 11.21%
$100,000-$124,999 494 4.89%
$125,000-$149,999 252 2.50%
$150,000-$199,999 287 2.84%
$200,000 or more 396 3.92%

Household Type for the 28209 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 4,472 44.33%
 Family, 2 people 2,408 23.87%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 1,021 10.12%
 Family, 3 people 953 9.45%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 151 1.50%
 Family, 4 people 650 6.44%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 30 0.30%
 Family, 5 people 251 2.49%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 8 0.08%
 Family, 6 people 79 0.78%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 1 0.01%
 Family, 7 or more people 64 0.63%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 1 0.01%

Household Income Type for the 28209 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 8,402 31.17%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 4,655 17.27%
Public Assistance 194 0.72%
Retirement 1,322 4.90%
Self Employment 1,006 3.73%
Social Security 2,205 8.18%
Supplemental Security 229 0.85%
Wage / Salary 8,135 30.18%
Other 809 3.00%

Family Type for the 28209 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 2,137 65.07%
 With children under 18 1,147 34.93%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28209 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 885 10.98%
 Married 3,673 45.58%
 Never Married 3,302 40.98%
 Widowed 198 2.46%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28209 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,248 14.03%
 Married 3,792 42.63%
 Never Married 2,766 31.10%
 Widowed 1,089 12.24%



Education Information for the 28209 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 28209 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 684 4.13%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 1,376 8.31%
 High school diploma or equivalent 2,594 15.66%
 Some college, no degree 3,743 22.59%
 Associate degree 795 4.80%
 Bachelors degree 5,148 31.07%
 Graduate or professional degree 2,227 13.44%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 28209 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 94 0.48% 146 0.74% 240 1.21%
Kindergarten 156 0.79% 26 0.13% 182 0.92%
Grades 1-4 757 3.83% 77 0.39% 834 4.22%
Grades 5-8 518 2.62% 131 0.66% 649 3.28%
Grades 9-12 421 2.13% 59 0.30% 480 2.43%
Undergrad college 601 3.04% 176 0.89% 777 3.93%
Graduate or professional school 184 0.93% 145 0.73% 329 1.67%
Total 2,731 13.82% 760 3.85% 3,491 17.67%



Public Benefits Information for the 28209 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 28209 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 17,734 90.78%
 Below Poverty Level 1,801 9.22%



Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28209 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 28209 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 2,025 10.25%
10-19 Years 1,454 7.36%
20-29 Years 4,076 20.63%
30-39 Years 4,116 20.83%
40-49 Years 2,770 14.02%
50-59 Years 1,983 10.04%
60-69 Years 1,164 5.89%
70-79 Years 1,288 6.52%
80-89 Years 767 3.88%
90+ Years 116 0.59%

Population - Male/Female for the 28209 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 9,470 47.93%
 Female 10,289 52.07%

Population By Ethnicity for the 28209 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 15,204 76.95%
 Hispanic/Latino 1,954 9.89%
 African-American 1,828 9.25%
 Asian 494 2.50%
 Multiracial 162 0.82%
 Amerindian 77 0.39%
 Other Race 31 0.16%
 Pacific Islander 9 0.05%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 28209 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. English 2,730 17.99%
2. German 2,643 17.42%
3. Irish 2,064 13.60%
4. United States Or American 1,764 11.63%
5. Scotch Irish 1,271 8.38%
6. Scottish 734 4.84%
7. Italian 565 3.72%
8. French Non-Basque 512 3.37%
9. Dutch 345 2.27%
10. Polish 247 1.63%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 28209 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 15,713 83.85%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 1,937 10.34%
3. Vietnamese 226 1.21%
4. Greek 183 0.98%
5. German 142 0.76%
6. French 65 0.35%
7. Thai 57 0.30%
8. Japanese 52 0.28%
9. African 50 0.27%
10. Arabic 48 0.26%

Citizen Type for the 28209 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 17,119 87.15%
 Naturalized immigrant 652 3.32%
 Not a citizen 1,872 9.53%



Cities for the 28209 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Charlotte