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28016 Zip Code (Bessemer City, NC) Detailed Profile




Cities: Bessemer City, NC (11.14%), Gastonia, NC (1.38%), Kings Mountain, NC (0.10%)
County: Gaston County, NC
Estimated zip code population in 2019: 13,551
Zip code population in 2010: 13,463
Zip code population in 2000: 14,363

Houses and condos: 5,968
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,059
% of renters here:

41%
State:

35%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 28016: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 42.9 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.4 sq. mi.
Population density: 316 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 28016
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

1.0% ($1,243)
North Carolina:

0.8% ($1,493)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,267 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,209 (1.0%)

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Males: 6,197  (45.7%)
Females: 7,354  (54.3%)

For population 25 years and over in 28016:

  • High school or higher: 79.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 28016:

  • Never married: 28.4%
  • Now married: 51.9%
  • Separated: 4.8%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

Zip code 28016 compared to state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 28016 (2019)
    • 11,30183.9%White
    • 1,34810.0%Black
    • 4813.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2011.5%Two or more races
    • 630.5%American Indian
    • 570.4%Asian
    • 100.07%Some other race
    • 20.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
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Urban population: 5,782
Rural population: 7,768

Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $127,714
28016:

$127,714
North Carolina:

$193,200



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 44 registered sex offenders living in 28016 zip code as of November 30, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 28016 is 299 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

39.1 years
North Carolina median age:

39.1 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.7 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 28016, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $36,689 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$36,689
State:

$54,937

Salary/wage: $34,071 (reported on 86.4% of returns)
Here:

$34,071
State:

$46,336
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 75.5% for AGIs below $25k, 84.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 83.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 82.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 73.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $884 (reported on 20.4% of returns)
This zip code:

$884
North Carolina:

$1,298
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $2,328 (reported on 8.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,328
State:

$6,213
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.8% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$1,328 (reported on 5.4% of returns)
Here:

+$1,328
State:

+$12,740
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$5,937 (reported on 13.1% of returns)
Here:

+$5,937
State:

+$10,311
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.1% for AGIs below $25k, 1.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $11,532 (reported on 7.1% of returns)
28016:

$11,532
North Carolina:

$15,575
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.8% for AGIs below $25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $17,309 (25% of AGI, reported on 23.4% of returns)
Here:

$17,309
State:

$23,438

Here:

25.1% of AGI
State:

21.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.2% for AGIs below $25k, 8.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 11.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 14.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $3,916 (reported on 18.9% of returns)
Here:

$3,916
State:

$4,687
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.3% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $5,547 (reported on 23.4% of returns)
28016:

$5,547
State:

$8,823
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,373 (reported on 29.5% of returns)
Here:

$2,373
State:

$2,376
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.0% for AGIs below $25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 61.7%
Here:

62%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 60.2% for AGIs below $25k, 61.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 64.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 62.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 66.7% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 28016, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $33,308 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$33,308
State:

$45,376

Salary/wage: $31,697 (reported on 89.4% of returns)
Here:

$31,697
State:

$39,442
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 80.2% for AGIs below $10k, 83.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 88.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 86.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 86.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 73.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $961 (reported on 25.4% of returns)
This zip code:

$961
North Carolina:

$1,515
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.1% for AGIs below $10k, 1.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,330 (reported on 11.4% of returns)
Here:

$1,330
State:

$4,016
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $10k, 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$3,431 (reported on 7.3% of returns)
Here:

+$3,431
State:

+$11,152
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.6% for AGIs below $10k, -0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$6,149 (reported on 12.7% of returns)
Here:

+$6,149
State:

+$9,490
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.8% for AGIs below $10k, 4.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.5% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,838 (reported on 1.5% of returns)
28016:

$2,838
North Carolina:

$2,967
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Total itemized deductions: $14,948 (26% of AGI, reported on 30.6% of returns)
Here:

$14,948
State:

$19,464

Here:

25.8% of AGI
State:

22.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.5% for AGIs below $10k, 8.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 12.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 15.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 16.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,061 (5% of AGI, reported on 25.6% of returns)
Here:

$3,061
State:

$4,035

Here:

5.1% of AGI
State:

4.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $10k, 1.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $3,712 (reported on 68.0% of returns)
28016:

$3,712
State:

$7,257
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.6% for AGIs below $10k, 3.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,872 (reported on 25.8% of returns)
Here:

$1,872
State:

$1,851

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 72.3%
Here:

72%
State:

62%
(% for various income ranges: 66.5% for AGIs below $10k, 76.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 73.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 69.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 70.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 75.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$48,518
North Carolina:

$57,341
Bessemer City, NC (28016) map Nearest zip codes: 28034, 28052, 28033, 28086, 28077, 28054.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

52.4%
North Carolina:

46.8%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

8.0%
North Carolina:

47.6%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 928
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 4,107


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 130 (72 now married, 56 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 3,535 (1,664 now married, 1,864 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 28016 with a mortgage: 1,648 (19 second mortgage, 124 home equity loan, 5 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,375

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,060
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $379

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

15.8%
Whole state:

13.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

6.4%
Whole state:

7.5%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.4
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.4
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Churches in zip code 28016 include: Hephzibah Church (A), Holland Memorial Church (B), Long Creek Church (C), Bingham Memorial Church (D), Mount Pisgah Church (E), Concord Church (F), Faith Church (G), Gamble Hill Church (H), Sunnyside Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemetery: Westview Gardens (1). Display/hide its location on the map

    Reservoirs: Lagoon A (A), Martin Marietta Holding Lake (B), Lagoon D (C), Storage Area Number Two (D), Bessemer City Reservoir (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Creek: Abernethy Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Parks in zip code 28016 include: Tryon County Courthouse Historical Site (1), Washington Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 02014 or later
  • 152010 to 2013
  • 6402000 to 2009
  • 1,3061990 to 1999
  • 6851980 to 1989
  • 1,2921970 to 1979
  • 7801960 to 1969
  • 5191950 to 1959
  • 3621940 to 1949
  • 2551939 or earlier

Zip code 28016 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Bessemer City, NC (28016)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Bessemer City, NC (28016)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 371 bedroom
  • 5162 bedrooms
  • 2,0003 bedrooms
  • 3874 bedrooms
  • 635+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bessemer City, NC (28016)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bessemer City, NC (28016)
  • 88no bedroom
  • 1841 bedroom
  • 8182 bedrooms
  • 8853 bedrooms
  • 634 bedrooms
  • 45+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Bessemer City, NC (28016) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Bessemer City, NC (28016) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 25no vehicle
  • 6011 vehicle
  • 1,1972 vehicles
  • 7073 vehicles
  • 4024 vehicles
  • 985+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Bessemer City, NC (28016) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Bessemer City, NC (28016) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 209no vehicle
  • 1,0571 vehicle
  • 5582 vehicles
  • 1143 vehicles
  • 1234 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 28016 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 28016 household income distribution in 2019
  • 370Less than $10,000
  • 357$10,000 to $14,999
  • 302$15,000 to $19,999
  • 305$20,000 to $24,999
  • 282$25,000 to $29,999
  • 285$30,000 to $34,999
  • 245$35,000 to $39,999
  • 194$40,000 to $44,999
  • 182$45,000 to $49,999
  • 436$50,000 to $59,999
  • 695$60,000 to $74,999
  • 490$75,000 to $99,999
  • 399$100,000 to $124,999
  • 227$125,000 to $149,999
  • 85$150,000 to $199,999
  • 129$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 28016

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 28016
  • 73Less than $10,000
  • 12$10,000 to $14,999
  • 25$15,000 to $19,999
  • 10$20,000 to $24,999
  • 26$25,000 to $29,999
  • 7$35,000 to $39,999
  • 79$40,000 to $49,999
  • 118$50,000 to $59,999
  • 108$60,000 to $69,999
  • 184$70,000 to $79,999
  • 155$80,000 to $89,999
  • 170$90,000 to $99,999
  • 526$100,000 to $124,999
  • 351$125,000 to $149,999
  • 294$150,000 to $174,999
  • 139$175,000 to $199,999
  • 165$200,000 to $249,999
  • 87$250,000 to $299,999
  • 105$300,000 to $399,999
  • 18$400,000 to $499,999
  • 31$500,000 to $749,999
  • 24$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 28016

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 28016
  • 21Less than $100
  • 40$100 to $149
  • 46$200 to $249
  • 14$250 to $299
  • 38$300 to $349
  • 157$350 to $399
  • 216$400 to $449
  • 150$450 to $499
  • 185$500 to $549
  • 244$550 to $599
  • 210$600 to $649
  • 64$650 to $699
  • 110$700 to $749
  • 94$750 to $799
  • 149$800 to $899
  • 6$900 to $999
  • 4$1,000 to $1,249
  • 137No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $763.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $119,854.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2019 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $132,100
  • Black or African American householders: $118,939
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $53,620
  • Some other race householders: $121,864
  • Two or more races householders: $185,721
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $182,796

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $127,714
28016:

$127,714
North Carolina:

$193,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $90,369 - $169,629

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $201,195
Here:

$201,195
State:

$265,100

Townhouses or other attached units: $198,501
Here:

$198,501
State:

$217,635

In 2-unit structures: $125,080
Here:

$125,080
State:

$185,455

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $499,904
Here:

$499,904
State:

$181,079

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $68,891
Here:

$68,891
State:

$231,999

Mobile homes: $128,168
Here:

$128,168
State:

$77,551
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 28016
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,081
  • One, attached: 24
  • Two: 39
  • 3 or 4: 173
  • 5 to 9: 142
  • 10 to 19: 50
  • 20 to 49: 81
  • Mobile homes: 1,330

Unemployment: 5.6%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 28016

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 28016
  • 88.6%5,116Drove a car alone
  • 7.5%432Carpooled
  • 0.3%15Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.4%22Motorcycle
  • 0.5%29Bicycle
  • 1.0%55Walked
  • 0.4%25Other means
  • 0.7%38Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 28016

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 28016
  • 85Less than 5 minutes
  • 3565 to 9 minutes
  • 74010 to 14 minutes
  • 96315 to 19 minutes
  • 1,03320 to 24 minutes
  • 36925 to 29 minutes
  • 91230 to 34 minutes
  • 11535 to 39 minutes
  • 26540 to 44 minutes
  • 49045 to 59 minutes
  • 30460 to 89 minutes
  • 6590 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 63.7%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,551
  • Male householders: 2,391 (555 living alone), Female householders: 2,685 (656 living alone)
  • 2,503 spouses (2,475 opposite-sex spouses), 372 unmarried partners, (370 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 3,978 children (3,552 natural, 287 adopted, 147 stepchildren), 683 grandchildren, 117 brothers or sisters, 133 parents, 11 foster children, 265 other relatives, 410 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 22 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,562 2-persons, 1,019 3-persons, 546 4-persons, 281 5-persons, 101 6-persons, 80 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 1,210 1-person, 248 2-persons, 9 3-persons, 8 4-persons

1,574 married couples with children.
931 single-parent households (375 men, 556 women).

94.7% of residents of 28016 zip code speak English at home.
4.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (69% very well, 12% well, 14% not well, 5% not at all).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (63% very well, 12% well, 25% not well).

Foreign born population: 339 (2.5%)
(30.9% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

2.5%
Whole state:

8.4%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 62%Honduras
  • 16%France
  • 11%Sweden
  • 9%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 3%Bolivia
  • 1%Sudan
Most common first ancestries reported in 28016
  • 42%American
  • 8%German
  • 7%English
  • 4%Irish
  • 2%European
  • 1%Scottish
  • 1%Scotch-Irish
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 182010 or later
  • 1382000 to 2009
  • 1631990 to 1999
  • 74Before 1990

Zip code 28016 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • BESSEMER WASTE COMPANY INC ** INACTIVE * (321 EAST MARYLAND STREET in BESSEMER CITY, NC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - AIR PROGRAM
    Business SIC classification: TEXTILE GOODS
    Business NAICS classification: ALL OTHER MISCELLANEOUS TEXTILE PRODUCT MILLS.
    Alternative names: BESSEMER WASTE COMPANY INCORPORATED
  • BESSEMER CITY CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (1400 PUETT`S CHAPEL ROAD in BESSEMER CITY, NC)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-332
    Organizations: GASTON COUNTY SCHOOLS (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
    Alternative names: BESSEMBER CITY CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
  • BESSEMER CITY HIGH SCHOOL (119 YELLOW JACKET LANE in BESSEMER CITY, NC)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-336
    Organizations: GASTON COUNTY SCHOOLS (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • BESSEMER CITY PRIMARY SCHOOL (1302 NORTH 12TH STREET in BESSEMER CITY, NC)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-338
    Organizations: GASTON COUNTY SCHOOLS (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • BESSEMER CITY WWTP (SOUTH 11TH STREET in BESSEMER CITY, NC)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: NONCLASSIFIABLE ESTABLISHMENTS
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: BESSEMER CITY WASTE WATER TREATMENT FACILITY, BESSEMER CITY Waste water treatment plant TOWN OF, CITY OF BESSEMER CITY WWTP
  • BESSEMER CITY MIDDLE (525 ED WILSON ROAD in BESSEMER CITY, NC)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-436
    Organizations: GASTON COUNTY SCHOOLS (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • BESSEMER CITY CITY - SMALL MS4 (132 W VIRGINIA AVE in BESSEMER CITY, NC)
    AIR MONITORING SITE (Airborne pollution emission tracking)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Alternative names: BESSEMER CITY CITY HALL
  • CLEVELAND AGGREGATES (HIGHWAY 274 in BESSEMER CITY, NC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: CRUSHED AND BROKEN GRANITE

Zip code 28016 marital status for males
Zip code 28016 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 5.1%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 6.1%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 73.0%Electricity
  • 17.7%Utility gas
  • 3.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Wood

Population in 1990: 8,858. Population change in the 1990s: +5,505 (+62.1%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 10,939
  • Northeast: 371
  • Midwest: 224
  • South: 1,464
  • West: 102

59% of the 28016 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 68% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in North Carolina.

91% of the 28016 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 54% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 24% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 24% moved from different state.

Year householders moved into unit in Bessemer City, NC (28016)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 130
Here:

10.2%
North Carolina:

11.4%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 104
Here:

13.3%
North Carolina:

9.1%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 63
Here:

12.1%
North Carolina:

19.1%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Class of Workers in 2019
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 83,954Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 76,819Legal occupations
  • 63,704Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 61,803Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations
  • 57,471Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 54,446Law enforcement workers including supervisors

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Construction: Site Preparation Contractors (20-49 employees: 1 establishment, 5-9 employees: 3 establishments)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Child Day Care Services (10-19: 3, 1-4: 2)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (5-9: 4, 1-4: 7)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Janitorial Services (20-49: 1, 1-4: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 7 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 3 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED110$104,06163$85,439292$112,72215$41,97740$53,81534$78,739
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED7$110,0016$52,71532$88,8957$41,5665$36,8924$51,003
APPLICATIONS DENIED25$88,65625$91,839191$108,01015$34,67513$77,20324$55,714
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN18$79,8539$108,024111$125,4405$15,9366$74,38012$59,949
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$48,5653$100,34726$112,9012$61,0502$32,9254$52,468

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0304.00 , 0305.00, 0308.00, 0316.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$013$128,990
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$164,3177$117,517
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$74,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$226,790
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0304.00 , 0305.00, 0308.00, 0316.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 28016
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 28016 - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 23. The highest number of reported fires - 43 took place in 2007, and the least - 0 in 2003. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 28016 When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (43.0%), and Structure Fires (40.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 28016
    • 16643.0%Outside Fires
    • 15740.7%Structure Fires
    • 5414.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 92.3%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 28016, North Carolina

Most common first names in zip code 28016 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William10669.8 years
James10667.9 years
John8373.8 years
Mary8074.6 years
Robert6370.5 years
Charles3667.3 years
George3468.7 years
David3267.8 years
Thomas3169.6 years
Helen2671.6 years
Most common last names in zip code 28016 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3964.6 years
Davis3770.4 years
Carpenter3574.2 years
Harmon2777.8 years
Adams2770.2 years
Jenkins2774.7 years
Johnson2568.8 years
Robinson2470.7 years
Mauney2377.9 years
Kiser2381.8 years

Businesses in zip code 28016

  • CVS: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

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