28215

  1. Legal Resources for the 28215 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 28215 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 28215 Zip Code
  4. Family Information for the 28215 Zip Code
  5. Education Information for the 28215 Zip Code
  6. Public Benefits Information for the 28215 Zip Code
  7. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28215 Zip Code
  8. Cities for the 28215 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 28215 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 28215 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 41,259
  • Land Area (2000): 77.847 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.147 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 15,462

Population - Urban/Rural for the 28215 Zip Code

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 40,312 96.95%
 Rural, Farm 0 0.00%
 Rural, Non-farm 1,268 3.05%



Employment Information for the 28215 Zip Code

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Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 28215 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 20,807 66.94%
15-35 hours 2,443 7.86%
1-14 hours 737 2.37%
No regular hours 7,097 22.83%

Time Left For Work for the 28215 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 414 2.00%
5 AM-5:29 AM 422 2.03%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 457 2.20%
6 AM-6:29 AM 1,965 9.47%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 2,833 13.66%
7 AM-7:29 AM 4,071 19.63%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 3,153 15.20%
8 AM-8:29 AM 2,155 10.39%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 898 4.33%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 917 4.42%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 649 3.13%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 182 0.88%
Noon-3:59 PM 1,405 6.77%
4 PM-11:59 PM 1,218 5.87%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 28215 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 107 0.52%
5-9 691 3.33%
10-14 1,351 6.51%
15-19 2,592 12.50%
20-24 4,139 19.96%
25-29 1,745 8.41%
30-34 4,842 23.35%
35-39 871 4.20%
40-44 1,206 5.82%
45-59 1,944 9.37%
60-89 869 4.19%
At least 90 382 1.84%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 28215 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 121 0.58% 10,504 50.65%
30-44 190 0.92% 6,729 32.45%
45-59 93 0.45% 1,851 8.93%
At least 60 263 1.27% 988 4.76%

Type Of Commute for the 28215 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 3,514 16.49%
 Car / truck / van, solo 16,232 76.17%
 Motorcycle 14 0.07%
 Other 186 0.87%
 Public transportation 667 3.13%
 Walked 126 0.59%
 Worked at home 571 2.68%



Family Information for the 28215 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 4,839
People at same address in 1995: 19,257

Household Income in 1999 for the 28215 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 784 5.28%
$10,000-$14,999 659 4.44%
$15,000-$19,999 636 4.28%
$20,000-$24,999 837 5.63%
$25,000-$29,999 1,202 8.09%
$30,000-$34,999 885 5.96%
$35,000-$39,999 1,200 8.08%
$40,000-$44,999 887 5.97%
$45,000-$49,999 861 5.79%
$50,000-$59,999 1,774 11.94%
$60,000-$74,999 2,016 13.57%
$75,000-$99,999 1,741 11.72%
$100,000-$124,999 754 5.07%
$125,000-$149,999 286 1.92%
$150,000-$199,999 210 1.41%
$200,000 or more 127 0.85%

Household Type for the 28215 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 3,259 21.93%
 Family, 2 people 3,916 26.35%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 696 4.68%
 Family, 3 people 2,776 18.68%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 122 0.82%
 Family, 4 people 2,354 15.84%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 48 0.32%
 Family, 5 people 1,018 6.85%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 24 0.16%
 Family, 6 people 366 2.46%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 8 0.05%
 Family, 7 or more people 265 1.78%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 12 0.08%

Household Income Type for the 28215 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 13,425 35.10%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 4,039 10.56%
Public Assistance 334 0.87%
Retirement 1,805 4.72%
Self Employment 1,385 3.62%
Social Security 2,490 6.51%
Supplemental Security 324 0.85%
Wage / Salary 13,076 34.19%
Other 1,372 3.59%

Family Type for the 28215 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 3,865 47.95%
 With children under 18 4,196 52.05%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28215 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 808 5.27%
 Married 9,508 61.97%
 Never Married 4,808 31.33%
 Widowed 220 1.43%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28215 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,722 10.56%
 Married 9,356 57.38%
 Never Married 4,173 25.59%
 Widowed 1,054 6.46%



Education Information for the 28215 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 28215 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 2,072 6.92%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 3,992 13.33%
 High school diploma or equivalent 6,951 23.20%
 Some college, no degree 7,642 25.51%
 Associate degree 2,239 7.47%
 Bachelors degree 5,482 18.30%
 Graduate or professional degree 1,577 5.26%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 28215 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 774 1.88% 364 0.88% 1,138 2.76%
Kindergarten 500 1.21% 54 0.13% 554 1.34%
Grades 1-4 2,603 6.31% 255 0.62% 2,858 6.93%
Grades 5-8 2,460 5.96% 213 0.52% 2,673 6.48%
Grades 9-12 2,310 5.60% 120 0.29% 2,430 5.89%
Undergrad college 1,493 3.62% 354 0.86% 1,847 4.48%
Graduate or professional school 378 0.92% 127 0.31% 505 1.22%
Total 10,518 25.49% 1,487 3.60% 12,005 29.10%



Public Benefits Information for the 28215 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 28215 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 37,406 91.77%
 Below Poverty Level 3,354 8.23%



Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28215 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 28215 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 6,658 16.14%
10-19 Years 5,971 14.47%
20-29 Years 6,268 15.19%
30-39 Years 7,946 19.26%
40-49 Years 6,213 15.06%
50-59 Years 3,826 9.27%
60-69 Years 2,136 5.18%
70-79 Years 1,401 3.40%
80-89 Years 640 1.55%
90+ Years 200 0.48%

Population - Male/Female for the 28215 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 20,193 48.94%
 Female 21,066 51.06%

Population By Ethnicity for the 28215 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 African-American 18,484 44.80%
 Caucasian 17,187 41.66%
 Hispanic/Latino 3,608 8.74%
 Asian 1,191 2.89%
 Multiracial 578 1.40%
 Amerindian 118 0.29%
 Other Race 74 0.18%
 Pacific Islander 19 0.05%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 28215 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. German 2,651 15.64%
2. United States Or American 2,648 15.63%
3. Irish 2,490 14.69%
4. English 2,264 13.36%
5. Scotch Irish 1,178 6.95%
6. African 698 4.12%
7. Scottish 586 3.46%
8. Italian 576 3.40%
9. French Non-Basque 453 2.67%
10. Polish 381 2.25%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 28215 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 32,582 85.08%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 3,403 8.89%
3. Vietnamese 392 1.02%
4. African 389 1.02%
5. Mon Khmer / Cambodian 326 0.85%
6. French 223 0.58%
7. Arabic 167 0.44%
8. German 158 0.41%
9. Korean 118 0.31%
10. Miao / Hmong 79 0.21%

Citizen Type for the 28215 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 36,620 88.07%
 Naturalized immigrant 1,103 2.65%
 Not a citizen 3,857 9.28%



Cities for the 28215 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Charlotte