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28472 is the zip code for

Whiteville, NC

Also in this location:
Brunswick, NC

Total population
19,658
Housing units
8,771
Land area
(sq. miles)
182.24
Density
(people per sq. mile)
107.87
Water area
(sq. miles)
0.66

Demographic data for zip code 28472

Gender:

Male
9,631
Female
10,027
Median age
Male
38.20
Female
42.40
Gender

Households:

Total households
7,755
Family households
5,106
Nonfamily households
2,649
Average household size
2.39
Average family size
2.95
Households

Housing units:

Total housing units
8,771
Occupied housing units
7,755
Owner-occupied
5,148
Renter-occupied
2,607
Vacant housing units
1,016
Housing units

Age:

Under 5 years
1,190
5 to 9 years
1,293
10 to 14 years
1,297
15 to 19 years
1,305
20 to 24 years
1,173
25 to 34 years
2,280
35 to 44 years
2,513
45 to 54 years
2,944
55 to 59 years
1,358
60 to 64 years
1,263
65 to 74 years
1,785
75 to 84 years
939
85 years and over
318
Median age
40.20
Age

Race:

White
11,863
Hispanic or Latino
815
Black or African American
6,292
Asian
85
American Indian & Alaska Native
307
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander
8
Other (One Race)
26
Two or More Races
262
Race
* Based on 2010, 2000 U.S. Census data

Economic data for zip code 28472

Employment status:

Population
(16 years and over)
16,773
Civilian labor force
8,882
Employed
7,715
Unemployed
1,167
Armed Forces
17
Not in labor force
7,874
Percent Unemployed
13.1%
Employment status

Commuting to work:

Workers
(16 years and over)
7,623
Car, truck, or van
Drove alone
6,183
Carpooled
1,013
Public transportation
(excluding taxicab)
0
Walked
79
Other means
65
Worked at home
283
Mean travel time
23.0 min.
Commuting to work

Occupation:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
7,715
Management / business / science / arts
2,207
Service
1,728
Sales / office
1,901
Natural resources / construction / maintenance
885
Production / transportation / material moving
994
Occupation

Industry:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
7,715
Agriculture / forestry / fishing / hunting / mining
183
Construction
539
Manufacturing
773
Wholesale trade
339
Retail trade
1,044
Transportation / warehousing / utilities
392
Information
64
Finance / insurance / real estate / rental / leasing
452
Professional / scientific / management / administrative / waste management services
324
Educational services / health care / social assistance
2,119
Arts / entertainment / recreation / accommodation / food services
712
Public administration
486
Other services
288
Industry

Class of worker:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
7,715
Private wage & salary workers
5,797
Government workers
1,216
Self-employed
(in own not incorporated business)
702
Unpaid family workers
0
Class of worker

Income:

Total households
7,723
Less than $10,000
954
$10,000 to $14,999
588
$15,000 to $24,999
1,258
$25,000 to $34,999
1,118
$35,000 to $49,999
1,028
$50,000 to $74,999
1,250
$75,000 to $99,999
781
$100,000 to $149,999
435
$150,000 to $199,999
183
$200,000 or more
128
Median household income
$34,206
Mean household income
$50,048
Percentage of people whose income in the past 12 months is below the poverty level
24.1%
Income
* Based on 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-year estimates

Public schools in 28472

Name & AddressPhone# of studentsFree lunchPupils per teacher
Central Middle
310 S Martin L King Jr Ave
(910) 642-354652424112.4
Columbus Charter School
35 Bacon's Way
(910) 655-1215000.0
Edgewood Elementary
317 E Calhoun Street
(910) 642-31216192850.0
Nakina Alternative
9822 Seven Creeks Hwy
(Other/Alternative School)
(919) 807-330028213.1
North Whiteville Academy
2322 James B White Hwy North
(Other/Alternative School)
(910) 914-41613206.3
Old Dock Elementary
12489 New Britton Hwy
(910) 642-20844111740.0
Southeastern Early C
4564 Chadbourn Hwy
(919) 000-0000551527.5
Whiteville High
413 N Lee Street
(910) 914-418973932514.6
Whiteville Primary
805 Barbcrest Avenue
(910) 642-41197163680.0
Williams Township Elementary
10400 James B White Hwy
(910) 653-37917052900.0

Public libraries around Whiteville, NC

NameAddress
Columbus County Public Library
407 North J.k. Powell Boulevard
Whiteville, NC 28472

Universities and Colleges around 28472

NameAddressPhone
Community Plaza104 Ocean Highway East
Shallotte, NC 28470
(910) 754-2314

Hospitals and Medical Centers around 28472

NameAddressPhone# of beds
Brunswick Community Hospital
1 Medical Center Drive
Supply, NC 28462
(910) 755-812160
Columbus County Hospital
500 Jefferson Street
Whiteville, NC 28472
(910) 642-8011117
J Arthur Dosher Mem Hospital924 Howe Street
Southport, NC 28461
(910) 457-3800100
New Hanover Regional Med Ctr
2131 South 17th Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 343-7000559
Pender Memorial Hospital507 Freemont Street
Burgaw, NC 28425
(910) 259-545168
Wilmington Treatment Center
2520 Troy Drive
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 762-272727

Hotels, Motels and other accommodations around 28472

Hotel nameAddress# of RoomsLow rateHigh rate
Holiday Inn Express Whiteville (701 Bypass)1415 N Jk Powell Blvd
Whiteville, NC 28472
 89110
Best Western Premiere Inn503 N J K POWELL BLVD
Whiteville, NC 28472
9066110
Holiday Motel2119 James B White Highway
Whiteville, NC 28472
 5575

Restaurants, dining rooms and coffee shops in 28472

Restaurant nameAddressCuisinePhone
Arby's701 N Jk Powell Blvd
Whiteville, NC 28472
American, Fast Food, Sandwiches910-641-0745
Burger King1306 S Madison St
Whiteville, NC 28472
Fast Food, Hamburgers910-642-6666
Burger King609 Pecan Ln
Whiteville, NC 28472
Fast Food, Hamburgers910-642-9154
Hardee's265 Washington St
Whiteville, NC 28472
American, Fast Food, Hamburgers, Sandwiches910-642-5397
KFC615 N Jk Powell Blvd
Whiteville, NC 28472
Fast Food910-642-3054
McDonald's1408 S Madison St
Whiteville, NC 28472
Fast Food, Hamburgers, Sandwiches910-642-6871
Pizza Hut1820 S Madison St
Whiteville, NC 28472
Italian, Pizza910-642-6996
Subway Sandwiches & Salads315 N Jk Powell Blvd
Whiteville, NC 28472
Fast Food, Salads, Sandwiches910-642-4977
Wendy's311 Washington St
Whiteville, NC 28472
American, Fast Food, Hamburgers, Salads910-642-6412

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