28098 is the zip code for

Lowell, NC

Also in this location:
McAdenville, NC
Gastonia, NC

Total population
3,579
Housing units
1,568
Land area
(sq. miles)
3.40
Density
(people per sq. mile)
1,052.65
Water area
(sq. miles)
0.07

Demographic data for zip code 28098

Gender:

Male
1,678
Female
1,901
Median age
Male
36.70
Female
37.20
Gender

Households:

Total households
1,429
Family households
979
Nonfamily households
450
Average household size
2.50
Average family size
2.98
Households

Housing units:

Total housing units
1,568
Occupied housing units
1,429
Owner-occupied
994
Renter-occupied
435
Vacant housing units
139
Housing units

Age:

Under 5 years
262
5 to 9 years
217
10 to 14 years
232
15 to 19 years
220
20 to 24 years
209
25 to 34 years
530
35 to 44 years
568
45 to 54 years
457
55 to 59 years
226
60 to 64 years
199
65 to 74 years
263
75 to 84 years
157
85 years and over
39
Median age
36.90
Age

Race:

White
2,996
Hispanic or Latino
194
Black or African American
296
Asian
35
American Indian & Alaska Native
17
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander
2
Other (One Race)
10
Two or More Races
29
Race
* Based on 2010, 2000 U.S. Census data

Economic data for zip code 28098

Employment status:

Population
(16 years and over)
3,008
Civilian labor force
1,945
Employed
1,604
Unemployed
341
Armed Forces
5
Not in labor force
1,058
Percent Unemployed
17.5%
Employment status

Commuting to work:

Workers
(16 years and over)
1,509
Car, truck, or van
Drove alone
1,106
Carpooled
246
Public transportation
(excluding taxicab)
39
Walked
15
Other means
63
Worked at home
40
Mean travel time
24.0 min.
Commuting to work

Occupation:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
1,604
Management / business / science / arts
427
Service
252
Sales / office
298
Natural resources / construction / maintenance
199
Production / transportation / material moving
428
Occupation

Industry:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
1,604
Agriculture / forestry / fishing / hunting / mining
0
Construction
130
Manufacturing
289
Wholesale trade
16
Retail trade
187
Transportation / warehousing / utilities
77
Information
30
Finance / insurance / real estate / rental / leasing
122
Professional / scientific / management / administrative / waste management services
237
Educational services / health care / social assistance
235
Arts / entertainment / recreation / accommodation / food services
161
Public administration
69
Other services
51
Industry

Class of worker:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
1,604
Private wage & salary workers
1,286
Government workers
154
Self-employed
(in own not incorporated business)
164
Unpaid family workers
0
Class of worker

Income:

Total households
1,555
Less than $10,000
161
$10,000 to $14,999
102
$15,000 to $24,999
200
$25,000 to $34,999
202
$35,000 to $49,999
265
$50,000 to $74,999
345
$75,000 to $99,999
111
$100,000 to $149,999
116
$150,000 to $199,999
42
$200,000 or more
11
Median household income
$39,729
Mean household income
$54,066
Percentage of people whose income in the past 12 months is below the poverty level
14.6%
Income
* Based on 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-year estimates

Public schools in 28098

Name & AddressPhone# of studentsFree lunchPupils per teacher
Holbrook Middle
418 S Church Street
(704) 824-238178732916.7
Lowell Elementary
1500 Power Drive
(704) 824-22645721680.0

Universities and Colleges around 28098

NameAddressPhone
Long Shoals Wesleyan Academy3032 Wesleyan Church Road
Lincolnton, NC 28092
(704) 732-3886
Gaston College
www.gaston.cc.nc.us
511 South Aspen Street
Lincolnton, NC 28092
(704) 748-1040

Hospitals and Medical Centers around 28098

NameAddressPhone# of beds
Stanly Memorial Hospital
www.stanly.org
301 Yadkin Street
Albemarle, NC 28001
(704) 984-4000119
Crawley Memorial Hospital
www.carolinas.org
315 West College Avenue
Boiling Springs, NC 28017
(704) 434-946651
Northeast Medical Center
www.northeastmedical.org
920 Church Street North
Concord, NC 28025
(704) 783-3000321
Gaston Memorial Hospital
www.caromont.org
2525 Court Drive
Gastonia, NC 28054
(704) 834-2000360
Kings Mountain Hospital706 West King Street
Kings Mountain, NC 28086
(704) 739-360182
Lincoln Medical Center
www.lincolnmedical.org
200 Gamble Drive
Lincolnton, NC 28092
(704) 735-307175

Restaurants, dining rooms and coffee shops in 28098

Restaurant nameAddressCuisinePhone
Hardee's716 Mcadenville Rd
Lowell, NC 28098
American, Fast Food, Hamburgers, Sandwiches704-824-0758

Crime rates

Crime rates in Gastonia, NC:

Total
6,253
Violent Crime
701
Murder & Manslaughter
5
Forcible Rape
23
Robbery
234
Aggravated Assault
439
Property Crime
5,552
Burglary
1,259
Larceny & Theft
3,842
Motor Vehicle Theft
451
Arson
55
Gastonia, NC

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