28227

  1. Legal Resources for the 28227 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 28227 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 28227 Zip Code
  4. Family Information for the 28227 Zip Code
  5. Education Information for the 28227 Zip Code
  6. Public Benefits Information for the 28227 Zip Code
  7. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28227 Zip Code
  8. Cities for the 28227 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 28227 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 28227 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 39,535
  • Land Area (2000): 100.497 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.209 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 15,860

Population - Urban/Rural for the 28227 Zip Code

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 34,072 86.27%
 Rural, Farm 18 0.05%
 Rural, Non-farm 5,406 13.69%



Employment Information for the 28227 Zip Code

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Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 28227 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 19,858 65.67%
15-35 hours 3,082 10.19%
1-14 hours 884 2.92%
No regular hours 6,414 21.21%

Time Left For Work for the 28227 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 344 1.65%
5 AM-5:29 AM 301 1.44%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 717 3.43%
6 AM-6:29 AM 1,770 8.47%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 3,170 15.17%
7 AM-7:29 AM 4,091 19.57%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 3,342 15.99%
8 AM-8:29 AM 2,316 11.08%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 994 4.76%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 1,189 5.69%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 346 1.66%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 171 0.82%
Noon-3:59 PM 1,204 5.76%
4 PM-11:59 PM 946 4.53%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 28227 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 262 1.25%
5-9 883 4.22%
10-14 1,761 8.43%
15-19 2,212 10.58%
20-24 3,251 15.55%
25-29 1,528 7.31%
30-34 4,920 23.54%
35-39 877 4.20%
40-44 1,513 7.24%
45-59 2,435 11.65%
60-89 929 4.44%
At least 90 330 1.58%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 28227 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 77 0.37% 9,820 46.98%
30-44 48 0.23% 7,262 34.74%
45-59 9 0.04% 2,426 11.61%
At least 60 59 0.28% 1,200 5.74%

Type Of Commute for the 28227 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 18 0.08%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 2,603 12.18%
 Car / truck / van, solo 17,886 83.72%
 Motorcycle 6 0.03%
 Other 92 0.43%
 Public transportation 193 0.90%
 Walked 103 0.48%
 Worked at home 463 2.17%



Family Information for the 28227 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 5,257
People at same address in 1995: 19,147

Household Income in 1999 for the 28227 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 662 4.36%
$10,000-$14,999 486 3.20%
$15,000-$19,999 438 2.88%
$20,000-$24,999 711 4.68%
$25,000-$29,999 1,022 6.73%
$30,000-$34,999 1,115 7.34%
$35,000-$39,999 848 5.58%
$40,000-$44,999 1,127 7.42%
$45,000-$49,999 889 5.85%
$50,000-$59,999 1,865 12.28%
$60,000-$74,999 2,102 13.84%
$75,000-$99,999 2,203 14.51%
$100,000-$124,999 850 5.60%
$125,000-$149,999 423 2.79%
$150,000-$199,999 294 1.94%
$200,000 or more 149 0.98%

Household Type for the 28227 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 3,398 22.46%
 Family, 2 people 4,401 29.09%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 785 5.19%
 Family, 3 people 2,762 18.26%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 109 0.72%
 Family, 4 people 2,192 14.49%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 35 0.23%
 Family, 5 people 925 6.11%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 15 0.10%
 Family, 6 people 314 2.08%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 7 0.05%
 Family, 7 or more people 181 1.20%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 6 0.04%

Household Income Type for the 28227 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 13,703 33.16%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 5,347 12.94%
Public Assistance 346 0.84%
Retirement 2,156 5.22%
Self Employment 1,944 4.70%
Social Security 2,636 6.38%
Supplemental Security 266 0.64%
Wage / Salary 13,284 32.14%
Other 1,647 3.99%

Family Type for the 28227 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 4,562 52.11%
 With children under 18 4,192 47.89%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28227 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,077 7.35%
 Married 9,543 65.11%
 Never Married 3,830 26.13%
 Widowed 207 1.41%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28227 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,720 10.66%
 Married 9,607 59.52%
 Never Married 3,714 23.01%
 Widowed 1,100 6.81%



Education Information for the 28227 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 28227 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 767 2.62%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 2,762 9.45%
 High school diploma or equivalent 7,243 24.77%
 Some college, no degree 8,347 28.55%
 Associate degree 2,569 8.79%
 Bachelors degree 5,860 20.04%
 Graduate or professional degree 1,690 5.78%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 28227 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 401 1.01% 434 1.10% 835 2.11%
Kindergarten 428 1.08% 170 0.43% 598 1.51%
Grades 1-4 2,092 5.29% 324 0.82% 2,416 6.11%
Grades 5-8 1,932 4.89% 417 1.05% 2,349 5.94%
Grades 9-12 1,908 4.83% 239 0.60% 2,147 5.43%
Undergrad college 1,342 3.39% 338 0.85% 1,680 4.25%
Graduate or professional school 185 0.47% 138 0.35% 323 0.82%
Total 8,288 20.96% 2,060 5.21% 10,348 26.17%



Public Benefits Information for the 28227 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 28227 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 36,989 94.25%
 Below Poverty Level 2,256 5.75%



Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28227 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 28227 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 5,695 14.40%
10-19 Years 5,572 14.09%
20-29 Years 5,416 13.70%
30-39 Years 7,286 18.43%
40-49 Years 6,478 16.39%
50-59 Years 4,703 11.90%
60-69 Years 2,422 6.13%
70-79 Years 1,387 3.51%
80-89 Years 506 1.28%
90+ Years 70 0.18%

Population - Male/Female for the 28227 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 19,278 48.76%
 Female 20,257 51.24%

Population By Ethnicity for the 28227 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 27,815 70.36%
 African-American 7,864 19.89%
 Hispanic/Latino 2,277 5.76%
 Asian 855 2.16%
 Multiracial 462 1.17%
 Amerindian 196 0.50%
 Other Race 55 0.14%
 Pacific Islander 11 0.03%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 28227 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. German 4,641 16.98%
2. English 4,314 15.78%
3. United States Or American 4,253 15.56%
4. Irish 3,622 13.25%
5. Scotch Irish 2,285 8.36%
6. Italian 1,375 5.03%
7. Scottish 815 2.98%
8. French Non-Basque 809 2.96%
9. Polish 623 2.28%
10. Dutch 495 1.81%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 28227 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 32,627 88.82%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 1,976 5.38%
3. Russian 291 0.79%
4. African 233 0.63%
5. French 226 0.62%
6. Korean 189 0.51%
7. German 151 0.41%
8. Arabic 132 0.36%
9. Vietnamese 128 0.35%
10. Other Slavic 102 0.28%

Citizen Type for the 28227 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 36,140 91.50%
 Naturalized immigrant 1,092 2.76%
 Not a citizen 2,264 5.73%



Cities for the 28227 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Charlotte