28273

  1. Legal Resources for the 28273 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 28273 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 28273 Zip Code
  4. Family Information for the 28273 Zip Code
  5. Education Information for the 28273 Zip Code
  6. Public Benefits Information for the 28273 Zip Code
  7. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28273 Zip Code
  8. Cities for the 28273 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 28273 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 28273 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 18,281
  • Land Area (2000): 58.699 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.280 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 7,315

Population - Urban/Rural for the 28273 Zip Code

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 17,940 97.63%
 Rural, Farm 0 0.00%
 Rural, Non-farm 435 2.37%



Employment Information for the 28273 Zip Code

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Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 28273 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 10,405 74.62%
15-35 hours 1,350 9.68%
1-14 hours 250 1.79%
No regular hours 1,939 13.91%

Time Left For Work for the 28273 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 155 1.46%
5 AM-5:29 AM 173 1.63%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 328 3.10%
6 AM-6:29 AM 721 6.80%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 1,334 12.59%
7 AM-7:29 AM 1,685 15.90%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 2,073 19.56%
8 AM-8:29 AM 1,318 12.44%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 606 5.72%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 613 5.78%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 206 1.94%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 53 0.50%
Noon-3:59 PM 566 5.34%
4 PM-11:59 PM 766 7.23%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 28273 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 145 1.37%
5-9 675 6.37%
10-14 1,603 15.13%
15-19 1,974 18.63%
20-24 2,149 20.28%
25-29 827 7.80%
30-34 1,583 14.94%
35-39 269 2.54%
40-44 375 3.54%
45-59 591 5.58%
60-89 250 2.36%
At least 90 156 1.47%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 28273 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 47 0.44% 7,326 69.13%
30-44 60 0.57% 2,167 20.45%
45-59 7 0.07% 584 5.51%
At least 60 17 0.16% 389 3.67%

Type Of Commute for the 28273 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 7 0.06%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 1,397 12.90%
 Car / truck / van, solo 8,940 82.53%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 55 0.51%
 Public transportation 131 1.21%
 Walked 67 0.62%
 Worked at home 235 2.17%



Family Information for the 28273 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 2,543
People at same address in 1995: 5,522

Household Income in 1999 for the 28273 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 195 2.78%
$10,000-$14,999 182 2.59%
$15,000-$19,999 163 2.32%
$20,000-$24,999 287 4.09%
$25,000-$29,999 303 4.32%
$30,000-$34,999 381 5.43%
$35,000-$39,999 492 7.01%
$40,000-$44,999 427 6.08%
$45,000-$49,999 406 5.78%
$50,000-$59,999 878 12.51%
$60,000-$74,999 1,336 19.03%
$75,000-$99,999 1,121 15.97%
$100,000-$124,999 521 7.42%
$125,000-$149,999 137 1.95%
$150,000-$199,999 78 1.11%
$200,000 or more 112 1.60%

Household Type for the 28273 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 1,647 23.48%
 Family, 2 people 1,792 25.55%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 522 7.44%
 Family, 3 people 1,254 17.88%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 93 1.33%
 Family, 4 people 1,042 14.86%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 14 0.20%
 Family, 5 people 417 5.95%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 7 0.10%
 Family, 6 people 136 1.94%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 4 0.06%
 Family, 7 or more people 84 1.20%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 1 0.01%

Household Income Type for the 28273 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 6,737 37.48%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 2,126 11.83%
Public Assistance 183 1.02%
Retirement 466 2.59%
Self Employment 559 3.11%
Social Security 554 3.08%
Supplemental Security 70 0.39%
Wage / Salary 6,639 36.93%
Other 643 3.58%

Family Type for the 28273 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 1,720 46.47%
 With children under 18 1,981 53.53%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28273 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 627 9.14%
 Married 4,212 61.42%
 Never Married 1,935 28.22%
 Widowed 84 1.22%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28273 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 820 11.32%
 Married 4,155 57.37%
 Never Married 1,994 27.53%
 Widowed 273 3.77%



Education Information for the 28273 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 28273 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 451 3.33%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 1,250 9.22%
 High school diploma or equivalent 2,887 21.29%
 Some college, no degree 3,644 26.88%
 Associate degree 1,065 7.86%
 Bachelors degree 3,298 24.33%
 Graduate or professional degree 963 7.10%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 28273 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 184 1.01% 353 1.93% 537 2.94%
Kindergarten 296 1.62% 19 0.10% 315 1.72%
Grades 1-4 964 5.27% 130 0.71% 1,094 5.98%
Grades 5-8 923 5.05% 78 0.43% 1,001 5.48%
Grades 9-12 795 4.35% 56 0.31% 851 4.66%
Undergrad college 500 2.74% 265 1.45% 765 4.18%
Graduate or professional school 133 0.73% 138 0.75% 271 1.48%
Total 3,795 20.76% 1,039 5.68% 4,834 26.44%



Public Benefits Information for the 28273 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 28273 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 17,139 93.99%
 Below Poverty Level 1,095 6.01%



Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28273 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 28273 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 3,003 16.43%
10-19 Years 2,220 12.14%
20-29 Years 3,295 18.02%
30-39 Years 4,308 23.57%
40-49 Years 2,782 15.22%
50-59 Years 1,612 8.82%
60-69 Years 589 3.22%
70-79 Years 297 1.62%
80-89 Years 146 0.80%
90+ Years 29 0.16%

Population - Male/Female for the 28273 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 8,977 49.11%
 Female 9,304 50.89%

Population By Ethnicity for the 28273 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 10,644 58.22%
 African-American 5,178 28.32%
 Hispanic/Latino 1,105 6.04%
 Asian 1,026 5.61%
 Multiracial 221 1.21%
 Amerindian 66 0.36%
 Other Race 32 0.18%
 Pacific Islander 9 0.05%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 28273 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. German 2,468 21.71%
2. United States Or American 1,558 13.70%
3. Irish 1,352 11.89%
4. English 1,139 10.02%
5. Italian 941 8.28%
6. Scotch Irish 546 4.80%
7. French Non-Basque 460 4.05%
8. Scottish 432 3.80%
9. Polish 372 3.27%
10. Dutch 187 1.64%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 28273 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 14,150 84.31%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 1,169 6.96%
3. Vietnamese 366 2.18%
4. German 201 1.20%
5. French 168 1.00%
6. Korean 151 0.90%
7. Arabic 61 0.36%
8. Tagalog 60 0.36%
9. Chinese 45 0.27%
10. Hindi 40 0.24%

Citizen Type for the 28273 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 16,281 88.60%
 Naturalized immigrant 694 3.78%
 Not a citizen 1,400 7.62%



Cities for the 28273 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Charlotte