28226

  1. Legal Resources for the 28226 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 28226 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 28226 Zip Code
  4. Family Information for the 28226 Zip Code
  5. Education Information for the 28226 Zip Code
  6. Public Benefits Information for the 28226 Zip Code
  7. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28226 Zip Code
  8. Cities for the 28226 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 28226 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 28226 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 35,311
  • Land Area (2000): 37.930 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.122 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 15,218


Employment Information for the 28226 Zip Code

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Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 28226 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 17,241 62.36%
15-35 hours 2,868 10.37%
1-14 hours 1,072 3.88%
No regular hours 6,467 23.39%

Time Left For Work for the 28226 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 168 0.94%
5 AM-5:29 AM 90 0.51%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 408 2.29%
6 AM-6:29 AM 822 4.62%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 1,971 11.09%
7 AM-7:29 AM 3,422 19.25%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 3,585 20.16%
8 AM-8:29 AM 2,682 15.08%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 1,157 6.51%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 1,255 7.06%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 413 2.32%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 239 1.34%
Noon-3:59 PM 729 4.10%
4 PM-11:59 PM 839 4.72%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 28226 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 354 1.99%
5-9 1,051 5.91%
10-14 2,309 12.99%
15-19 2,338 13.15%
20-24 3,557 20.01%
25-29 1,629 9.16%
30-34 2,993 16.83%
35-39 719 4.04%
40-44 726 4.08%
45-59 1,409 7.92%
60-89 369 2.08%
At least 90 326 1.83%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 28226 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 54 0.30% 11,184 62.90%
30-44 10 0.06% 4,428 24.90%
45-59 25 0.14% 1,384 7.78%
At least 60 47 0.26% 648 3.64%

Type Of Commute for the 28226 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 1,329 7.05%
 Car / truck / van, solo 16,102 85.43%
 Motorcycle 7 0.04%
 Other 96 0.51%
 Public transportation 136 0.72%
 Walked 110 0.58%
 Worked at home 1,068 5.67%



Family Information for the 28226 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 4,464
People at same address in 1995: 16,677

Household Income in 1999 for the 28226 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 393 2.73%
$10,000-$14,999 377 2.61%
$15,000-$19,999 311 2.16%
$20,000-$24,999 640 4.44%
$25,000-$29,999 533 3.70%
$30,000-$34,999 712 4.94%
$35,000-$39,999 555 3.85%
$40,000-$44,999 882 6.12%
$45,000-$49,999 645 4.47%
$50,000-$59,999 1,272 8.82%
$60,000-$74,999 1,568 10.88%
$75,000-$99,999 2,194 15.22%
$100,000-$124,999 1,298 9.00%
$125,000-$149,999 801 5.56%
$150,000-$199,999 748 5.19%
$200,000 or more 1,488 10.32%

Household Type for the 28226 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 3,766 26.14%
 Family, 2 people 4,451 30.89%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 848 5.89%
 Family, 3 people 2,124 14.74%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 120 0.83%
 Family, 4 people 2,015 13.98%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 26 0.18%
 Family, 5 people 768 5.33%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 4 0.03%
 Family, 6 people 205 1.42%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 3 0.02%
 Family, 7 or more people 77 0.53%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 2 0.01%

Household Income Type for the 28226 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 12,709 31.19%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 7,661 18.80%
Public Assistance 126 0.31%
Retirement 1,940 4.76%
Self Employment 2,056 5.05%
Social Security 2,601 6.38%
Supplemental Security 63 0.15%
Wage / Salary 12,342 30.29%
Other 1,252 3.07%

Family Type for the 28226 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 4,596 53.90%
 With children under 18 3,931 46.10%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28226 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 653 4.89%
 Married 9,092 68.04%
 Never Married 3,439 25.74%
 Widowed 178 1.33%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28226 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,319 8.89%
 Married 9,152 61.69%
 Never Married 3,152 21.25%
 Widowed 1,213 8.18%



Education Information for the 28226 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 28226 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 347 1.30%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 959 3.58%
 High school diploma or equivalent 3,632 13.56%
 Some college, no degree 6,234 23.28%
 Associate degree 1,769 6.61%
 Bachelors degree 9,738 36.36%
 Graduate or professional degree 4,103 15.32%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 28226 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 172 0.49% 583 1.65% 755 2.14%
Kindergarten 324 0.92% 202 0.57% 526 1.49%
Grades 1-4 1,174 3.32% 689 1.95% 1,863 5.28%
Grades 5-8 1,582 4.48% 594 1.68% 2,176 6.16%
Grades 9-12 1,352 3.83% 522 1.48% 1,874 5.31%
Undergrad college 899 2.55% 206 0.58% 1,105 3.13%
Graduate or professional school 257 0.73% 147 0.42% 404 1.14%
Total 5,760 16.31% 2,943 8.33% 8,703 24.65%



Public Benefits Information for the 28226 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 28226 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 34,026 96.52%
 Below Poverty Level 1,228 3.48%



Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28226 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 28226 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 4,629 13.11%
10-19 Years 4,482 12.69%
20-29 Years 4,080 11.55%
30-39 Years 5,699 16.14%
40-49 Years 6,155 17.43%
50-59 Years 4,961 14.05%
60-69 Years 2,566 7.27%
70-79 Years 1,631 4.62%
80-89 Years 894 2.53%
90+ Years 214 0.61%

Population - Male/Female for the 28226 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 17,032 48.23%
 Female 18,279 51.77%

Population By Ethnicity for the 28226 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 30,607 86.68%
 African-American 1,886 5.34%
 Asian 1,252 3.55%
 Hispanic/Latino 1,078 3.05%
 Multiracial 369 1.05%
 Amerindian 57 0.16%
 Other Race 47 0.13%
 Pacific Islander 15 0.04%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 28226 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. German 5,935 17.78%
2. English 5,452 16.34%
3. Irish 4,939 14.80%
4. United States Or American 2,455 7.36%
5. Italian 2,367 7.09%
6. Scotch Irish 1,856 5.56%
7. Scottish 1,597 4.79%
8. French Non-Basque 1,143 3.42%
9. Polish 1,000 3.00%
10. European 824 2.47%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 28226 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 29,378 88.72%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 1,237 3.74%
3. Greek 382 1.15%
4. German 359 1.08%
5. Korean 214 0.65%
6. Arabic 207 0.63%
7. Chinese 202 0.61%
8. French 176 0.53%
9. Gujarathi 98 0.30%
10. Russian 88 0.27%

Citizen Type for the 28226 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 32,455 91.51%
 Naturalized immigrant 1,423 4.01%
 Not a citizen 1,587 4.47%



Cities for the 28226 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Charlotte