28212

  1. Legal Resources for the 28212 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 28212 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 28212 Zip Code
  4. Family Information for the 28212 Zip Code
  5. Education Information for the 28212 Zip Code
  6. Public Benefits Information for the 28212 Zip Code
  7. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28212 Zip Code
  8. Cities for the 28212 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 28212 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 28212 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 35,367
  • Land Area (2000): 23.974 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.059 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 15,967


Employment Information for the 28212 Zip Code

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Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 28212 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 18,994 68.49%
15-35 hours 2,349 8.47%
1-14 hours 621 2.24%
No regular hours 5,767 20.80%

Time Left For Work for the 28212 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 437 2.32%
5 AM-5:29 AM 202 1.07%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 469 2.49%
6 AM-6:29 AM 1,649 8.75%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 1,939 10.28%
7 AM-7:29 AM 3,391 17.99%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 2,690 14.27%
8 AM-8:29 AM 2,359 12.51%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 1,054 5.59%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 934 4.95%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 385 2.04%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 298 1.58%
Noon-3:59 PM 1,476 7.83%
4 PM-11:59 PM 1,571 8.33%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 28212 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 218 1.16%
5-9 1,096 5.81%
10-14 1,803 9.56%
15-19 2,598 13.78%
20-24 3,286 17.43%
25-29 1,345 7.13%
30-34 4,293 22.77%
35-39 694 3.68%
40-44 823 4.37%
45-59 1,552 8.23%
60-89 720 3.82%
At least 90 426 2.26%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 28212 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 171 0.91% 10,175 53.97%
30-44 254 1.35% 5,556 29.47%
45-59 34 0.18% 1,518 8.05%
At least 60 200 1.06% 946 5.02%

Type Of Commute for the 28212 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 13 0.07%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 3,311 17.21%
 Car / truck / van, solo 14,414 74.92%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 103 0.54%
 Public transportation 659 3.43%
 Walked 354 1.84%
 Worked at home 385 2.00%



Family Information for the 28212 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 2,764
People at same address in 1995: 10,974

Household Income in 1999 for the 28212 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 1,000 6.73%
$10,000-$14,999 708 4.77%
$15,000-$19,999 917 6.18%
$20,000-$24,999 1,173 7.90%
$25,000-$29,999 1,602 10.79%
$30,000-$34,999 1,398 9.41%
$35,000-$39,999 1,205 8.12%
$40,000-$44,999 1,073 7.23%
$45,000-$49,999 894 6.02%
$50,000-$59,999 1,739 11.71%
$60,000-$74,999 1,557 10.49%
$75,000-$99,999 957 6.44%
$100,000-$124,999 382 2.57%
$125,000-$149,999 140 0.94%
$150,000-$199,999 63 0.42%
$200,000 or more 41 0.28%

Household Type for the 28212 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 5,047 33.92%
 Family, 2 people 3,249 21.84%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 1,359 9.13%
 Family, 3 people 2,204 14.81%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 198 1.33%
 Family, 4 people 1,510 10.15%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 53 0.36%
 Family, 5 people 699 4.70%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 39 0.26%
 Family, 6 people 298 2.00%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 12 0.08%
 Family, 7 or more people 201 1.35%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 9 0.06%

Household Income Type for the 28212 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 13,191 35.57%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 3,474 9.37%
Public Assistance 338 0.91%
Retirement 1,608 4.34%
Self Employment 1,192 3.21%
Social Security 2,191 5.91%
Supplemental Security 389 1.05%
Wage / Salary 12,932 34.87%
Other 1,770 4.77%

Family Type for the 28212 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 2,723 50.32%
 With children under 18 2,688 49.68%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28212 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 945 7.04%
 Married 6,656 49.62%
 Never Married 5,640 42.04%
 Widowed 174 1.30%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28212 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,747 11.95%
 Married 6,497 44.43%
 Never Married 5,259 35.97%
 Widowed 1,119 7.65%



Education Information for the 28212 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 28212 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 1,695 6.29%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 3,263 12.11%
 High school diploma or equivalent 6,225 23.10%
 Some college, no degree 7,206 26.74%
 Associate degree 1,907 7.08%
 Bachelors degree 5,267 19.55%
 Graduate or professional degree 1,381 5.13%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 28212 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 430 1.22% 285 0.81% 715 2.02%
Kindergarten 392 1.11% 45 0.13% 437 1.24%
Grades 1-4 1,699 4.80% 148 0.42% 1,847 5.22%
Grades 5-8 1,654 4.68% 63 0.18% 1,717 4.85%
Grades 9-12 1,725 4.88% 55 0.16% 1,780 5.03%
Undergrad college 1,754 4.96% 310 0.88% 2,064 5.84%
Graduate or professional school 214 0.61% 172 0.49% 386 1.09%
Total 7,868 22.25% 1,078 3.05% 8,946 25.29%



Public Benefits Information for the 28212 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 28212 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 31,468 90.85%
 Below Poverty Level 3,171 9.15%



Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28212 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 28212 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 5,039 14.25%
10-19 Years 4,182 11.82%
20-29 Years 8,510 24.06%
30-39 Years 6,681 18.89%
40-49 Years 4,573 12.93%
50-59 Years 2,814 7.96%
60-69 Years 1,544 4.37%
70-79 Years 1,230 3.48%
80-89 Years 623 1.76%
90+ Years 171 0.48%

Population - Male/Female for the 28212 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 17,073 48.27%
 Female 18,294 51.73%

Population By Ethnicity for the 28212 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 15,128 42.77%
 African-American 13,679 38.68%
 Hispanic/Latino 4,286 12.12%
 Asian 1,355 3.83%
 Multiracial 649 1.84%
 Amerindian 121 0.34%
 Other Race 105 0.30%
 Pacific Islander 44 0.12%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 28212 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. German 2,549 15.71%
2. Irish 2,222 13.69%
3. United States Or American 2,017 12.43%
4. English 1,969 12.13%
5. Scotch Irish 1,089 6.71%
6. Italian 873 5.38%
7. African 591 3.64%
8. Scottish 480 2.96%
9. French Non-Basque 399 2.46%
10. Polish 359 2.21%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 28212 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 25,090 77.52%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 4,075 12.59%
3. African 423 1.31%
4. French 394 1.22%
5. Vietnamese 324 1.00%
6. Greek 301 0.93%
7. Arabic 281 0.87%
8. Korean 158 0.49%
9. Russian 153 0.47%
10. Gujarathi 107 0.33%

Citizen Type for the 28212 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 29,153 83.04%
 Naturalized immigrant 1,563 4.45%
 Not a citizen 4,393 12.51%



Cities for the 28212 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Charlotte