28278

  1. Legal Resources for the 28278 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 28278 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 28278 Zip Code
  4. Family Information for the 28278 Zip Code
  5. Education Information for the 28278 Zip Code
  6. Public Benefits Information for the 28278 Zip Code
  7. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28278 Zip Code
  8. Cities for the 28278 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 28278 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 28278 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 6,175
  • Land Area (2000): 70.959 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.057 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 2,742

Population - Urban/Rural for the 28278 Zip Code

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 2,704 43.54%
 Rural, Farm 40 0.64%
 Rural, Non-farm 3,467 55.82%



Employment Information for the 28278 Zip Code

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Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 28278 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 3,337 67.96%
15-35 hours 518 10.55%
1-14 hours 66 1.34%
No regular hours 989 20.14%

Time Left For Work for the 28278 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 17 0.52%
5 AM-5:29 AM 25 0.77%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 120 3.68%
6 AM-6:29 AM 317 9.72%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 433 13.28%
7 AM-7:29 AM 743 22.78%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 560 17.17%
8 AM-8:29 AM 418 12.82%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 162 4.97%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 129 3.96%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 24 0.74%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 27 0.83%
Noon-3:59 PM 165 5.06%
4 PM-11:59 PM 121 3.71%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 28278 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 13 0.40%
5-9 139 4.26%
10-14 334 10.24%
15-19 422 12.94%
20-24 540 16.56%
25-29 403 12.36%
30-34 688 21.10%
35-39 121 3.71%
40-44 146 4.48%
45-59 304 9.32%
60-89 62 1.90%
At least 90 89 2.73%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 28278 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 0 0.00% 1,851 56.76%
30-44 0 0.00% 955 29.29%
45-59 0 0.00% 304 9.32%
At least 60 0 0.00% 151 4.63%

Type Of Commute for the 28278 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 370 10.76%
 Car / truck / van, solo 2,842 82.66%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 39 1.13%
 Public transportation 0 0.00%
 Walked 10 0.29%
 Worked at home 177 5.15%



Family Information for the 28278 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 977
People at same address in 1995: 2,966

Household Income in 1999 for the 28278 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 95 3.85%
$10,000-$14,999 59 2.39%
$15,000-$19,999 64 2.59%
$20,000-$24,999 76 3.08%
$25,000-$29,999 91 3.69%
$30,000-$34,999 56 2.27%
$35,000-$39,999 83 3.36%
$40,000-$44,999 117 4.74%
$45,000-$49,999 94 3.81%
$50,000-$59,999 177 7.17%
$60,000-$74,999 416 16.86%
$75,000-$99,999 454 18.40%
$100,000-$124,999 324 13.13%
$125,000-$149,999 101 4.09%
$150,000-$199,999 145 5.88%
$200,000 or more 115 4.66%

Household Type for the 28278 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 431 17.44%
 Family, 2 people 953 38.57%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 126 5.10%
 Family, 3 people 449 18.17%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 18 0.73%
 Family, 4 people 334 13.52%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 6 0.24%
 Family, 5 people 114 4.61%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 1 0.04%
 Family, 6 people 31 1.25%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 7 or more people 8 0.32%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Household Income Type for the 28278 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 2,235 32.75%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 1,109 16.25%
Public Assistance 22 0.32%
Retirement 353 5.17%
Self Employment 289 4.23%
Social Security 417 6.11%
Supplemental Security 19 0.28%
Wage / Salary 2,187 32.04%
Other 194 2.84%

Family Type for the 28278 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 1,007 61.78%
 With children under 18 623 38.22%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28278 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 173 6.90%
 Married 1,740 69.41%
 Never Married 566 22.58%
 Widowed 28 1.12%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28278 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 180 7.31%
 Married 1,792 72.76%
 Never Married 366 14.86%
 Widowed 125 5.08%



Education Information for the 28278 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 28278 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 32 0.67%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 431 9.04%
 High school diploma or equivalent 813 17.04%
 Some college, no degree 1,366 28.64%
 Associate degree 281 5.89%
 Bachelors degree 1,431 30.00%
 Graduate or professional degree 416 8.72%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 28278 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 27 0.44% 125 2.02% 152 2.46%
Kindergarten 47 0.76% 16 0.26% 63 1.02%
Grades 1-4 370 5.99% 36 0.58% 406 6.57%
Grades 5-8 240 3.89% 39 0.63% 279 4.52%
Grades 9-12 239 3.87% 57 0.92% 296 4.79%
Undergrad college 84 1.36% 65 1.05% 149 2.41%
Graduate or professional school 13 0.21% 7 0.11% 20 0.32%
Total 1,020 16.52% 345 5.59% 1,365 22.11%



Public Benefits Information for the 28278 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 28278 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 5,818 94.43%
 Below Poverty Level 343 5.57%



Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28278 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 28278 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 801 12.97%
10-19 Years 613 9.93%
20-29 Years 628 10.17%
30-39 Years 1,250 20.24%
40-49 Years 1,201 19.45%
50-59 Years 904 14.64%
60-69 Years 444 7.19%
70-79 Years 252 4.08%
80-89 Years 76 1.23%
90+ Years 6 0.10%

Population - Male/Female for the 28278 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 3,172 51.37%
 Female 3,003 48.63%

Population By Ethnicity for the 28278 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 5,385 87.21%
 African-American 514 8.32%
 Asian 112 1.81%
 Hispanic/Latino 89 1.44%
 Multiracial 61 0.99%
 Amerindian 12 0.19%
 Pacific Islander 2 0.03%
 Other Race 0 0.00%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 28278 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. German 1,105 20.22%
2. United States Or American 882 16.14%
3. English 822 15.04%
4. Irish 550 10.06%
5. Italian 315 5.76%
6. Scotch Irish 289 5.29%
7. Polish 229 4.19%
8. Scottish 229 4.19%
9. French Non-Basque 198 3.62%
10. Dutch 125 2.29%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 28278 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 5,467 95.00%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 129 2.24%
3. German 38 0.66%
4. Vietnamese 31 0.54%
5. French 23 0.40%
6. Portuguese / Portuguese Creole 16 0.28%
7. Russian 14 0.24%
8. Korean 10 0.17%
9. Greek 8 0.14%
10. Persian 8 0.14%

Citizen Type for the 28278 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 6,080 97.89%
 Naturalized immigrant 81 1.30%
 Not a citizen 50 0.81%



Cities for the 28278 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Charlotte