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28056 Zip Code (Gastonia, NC) Detailed Profile



Cities: Gastonia, NC (23.50%), Spencer Mountain, NC (0.91%), Cramerton, NC (0.43%), Lowell, NC (0.30%), Belmont, NC (0.17%), McAdenville, NC (0.08%), Ranlo, NC (0.07%)
County: Gaston County, NC
Estimated zip code population in 2015: 32,973
Zip code population in 2010: 31,418
Zip code population in 2000: 27,584

Houses and condos: 12,737
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,397
% of renters here:

20%
State:

36%
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in zip code 28056: 91.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 47.6 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.3 sq. mi.
Population density: 693 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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Zip code 28056 (Gastonia, North Carolina) real estate house value trends

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2015:
This zip code:

1.0% ($1,588)
North Carolina:

0.9% ($1,365)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,829 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,132 (0.9%)

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Males: 16,132  (48.9%)
Females: 16,841  (51.1%)

For population 25 years and over in 28056:

  • High school or higher: 88.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 8.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 28056:

  • Never married: 26.1%
  • Now married: 57.8%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

Zip code 28056 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Races in zip code 28056

  • Zip code 28056 races chart
    • 25,809White population
    • 2,918Black population
    • 87American Indian population
    • 527Asian population
    • 7Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 35Some other race population
    • 425Two or more races population
    • 1,610Hispanic or Latino population

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Urban population: 27,805
Rural population: 5,167

Estimated median house/condo value in 2015: $152,100
28056:

$152,100
North Carolina:

$160,100



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists there were 45 registered sex offenders living in 28056 zip code as of June 24, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 28056 to the number of sex offenders is 661 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this zip code is near the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

39.9 years
North Carolina median age:

38.4 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.8 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 28056, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $60,305 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$60,305
State:

$54,937

Salary/wage: $52,665 (reported on 86.9% of returns)
Here:

$52,665
State:

$46,336
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 74.6% for AGIs below $25k, 81.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 78.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 79.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 82.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 59.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,155 (reported on 33.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,155
North Carolina:

$1,298
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $4,321 (reported on 19.9% of returns)
Here:

$4,321
State:

$6,213
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.6% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$8,413 (reported on 14.2% of returns)
Here:

+$8,413
State:

+$12,740
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 7.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$11,906 (reported on 15.1% of returns)
Here:

+$11,906
State:

+$10,311
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.7% for AGIs below $25k, 2.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $16,208 (reported on 10.3% of returns)
28056:

$16,208
North Carolina:

$15,575
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.9% for AGIs below $25k, 2.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $20,433 (reported on 0.4% of returns)
28056:

$20,433
North Carolina:

$21,078
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Total itemized deductions: $23,405 (22% of AGI, reported on 41.3% of returns)
Here:

$23,405
State:

$23,438

Here:

22.0% of AGI
State:

21.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.5% for AGIs below $25k, 12.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 16.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 18.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 16.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $4,762 (reported on 36.0% of returns)
Here:

$4,762
State:

$4,687
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.3% for AGIs below $25k, 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $9,090 (reported on 41.3% of returns)
28056:

$9,090
State:

$8,823
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.9% for AGIs below $25k, 3.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 6.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 8.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 7.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,262 (reported on 17.2% of returns)
Here:

$2,262
State:

$2,376
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 59.0%
Here:

59%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 56.1% for AGIs below $25k, 59.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 60.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 58.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 60.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 75.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 28056, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $51,773 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$51,773
State:

$45,376

Salary/wage: $46,666 (reported on 89.1% of returns)
Here:

$46,666
State:

$39,442
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 124.2% for AGIs below $10k, 79.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 85.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 85.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 85.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 72.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,438 (reported on 40.8% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,438
North Carolina:

$1,515
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.4% for AGIs below $10k, 1.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $3,360 (reported on 24.3% of returns)
Here:

$3,360
State:

$4,016
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.5% for AGIs below $10k, 1.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$10,085 (reported on 17.4% of returns)
Here:

+$10,085
State:

+$11,152
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.5% for AGIs below $10k, 0.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$10,254 (reported on 14.5% of returns)
Here:

+$10,254
State:

+$9,490
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.1% for AGIs below $10k, 4.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.3% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,410 (reported on 1.9% of returns)
28056:

$3,410
North Carolina:

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

Self-employed pension: $12,145 (reported on 0.6% of returns)
Here:

$12,145
North Carolina:

$14,754
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Total itemized deductions: $20,059 (23% of AGI, reported on 45.5% of returns)
Here:

$20,059
State:

$19,464

Here:

23.0% of AGI
State:

22.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.6% for AGIs below $10k, 11.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 15.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 18.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 19.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $4,629 (5% of AGI, reported on 41.0% of returns)
Here:

$4,629
State:

$4,035

Here:

5.1% of AGI
State:

4.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.0% for AGIs below $10k, 1.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $7,621 (reported on 75.6% of returns)
28056:

$7,621
State:

$7,257
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.2% for AGIs below $10k, 3.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,669 (reported on 14.2% of returns)
Here:

$1,669
State:

$1,851

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 65.2%
Here:

65%
State:

62%
(% for various income ranges: 59.3% for AGIs below $10k, 69.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 67.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 65.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 60.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 65.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2015:
This zip code:

$56,812
North Carolina:

$47,830
Gastonia, NC (28056) map Nearest zip codes: 28032, 28054, 28098, 28101, 28012, 28052.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

56.3%
North Carolina:

48.7%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

4.1%
North Carolina:

5.7%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,134
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 10,667


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 345 (229 now married, 116 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 7,150 (3,672 now married, 3,478 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 28056 with a mortgage: 6,479 (265 second mortgage, 1,048 home equity loan, 24 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,925

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,278
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $368

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2015:
This zip code:

11.5%
Whole state:

16.4%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2015:
This zip code:

5.1%
Whole state:

9.3%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

6.3
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.5
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable location: Gastonia Country Club (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Shopping Centers: Robinwood Crossing Shopping Center (1), Forest Brook Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 28056 include: Union Church (A), Bethesda Church (B), Bethesda Tabernacle (C), Mount Pisgah Church (D), Mount Pleasant Church (E), Mount Zion Church (F), Center Church (G), Olney Church (H), Sandy Plains Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoirs: Gaston Country Club Lake (A), Dobbs Lake Number One (B), Sunny Acres Farm Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built

  • 8Built 2014 or later
  • 139Built 2010 to 2013
  • 2,291Built 2000 to 2009
  • 2,520Built 1990 to 1999
  • 2,721Built 1980 to 1989
  • 2,353Built 1970 to 1979
  • 1,332Built 1960 to 1969
  • 447Built 1950 to 1959
  • 453Built 1940 to 1949
  • 473Built 1939 or earlier
Note: State values scaled to 28056 population

Zip code 28056 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Gastonia, NC (28056)

  • 18no bedroom
  • 881 bedroom
  • 1,0472 bedrooms
  • 5,7723 bedrooms
  • 2,0364 bedrooms
  • 4435+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 28056 population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Gastonia, NC (28056)

  • 224no bedroom
  • 3041 bedroom
  • 8912 bedrooms
  • 8133 bedrooms
  • 1564 bedrooms
  • 95+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 28056 population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Gastonia, NC (28056) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 175no vehicle
  • 1,8161 vehicle
  • 4,1462 vehicles
  • 2,3113 vehicles
  • 7164 vehicles
  • 2405+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 28056 population

Cars and other vehicles available in Gastonia, NC (28056) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 275no vehicle
  • 9591 vehicle
  • 9542 vehicles
  • 1553 vehicles
  • 474 vehicles
  • 75+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 28056 population

  • Zip code 28056 household income distribution in 2015

  • Zip code 28056 household income distribution in 2015
  • 680Less than $10,000
  • 645$10,000 to $14,999
  • 490$15,000 to $19,999
  • 742$20,000 to $24,999
  • 478$25,000 to $29,999
  • 585$30,000 to $34,999
  • 563$35,000 to $39,999
  • 547$40,000 to $44,999
  • 459$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,014$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,119$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,953$75,000 to $99,999
  • 915$100,000 to $124,999
  • 734$125,000 to $149,999
  • 471$150,000 to $199,999
  • 406$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2015 in zip code 28056

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2015 in zip code 28056
  • 291Less than $10,000
  • 73$10,000 to $14,999
  • 45$15,000 to $19,999
  • 54$20,000 to $24,999
  • 57$25,000 to $29,999
  • 62$30,000 to $34,999
  • 88$35,000 to $39,999
  • 200$40,000 to $49,999
  • 160$50,000 to $59,999
  • 272$60,000 to $69,999
  • 194$70,000 to $79,999
  • 385$80,000 to $89,999
  • 387$90,000 to $99,999
  • 1,339$100,000 to $124,999
  • 1,015$125,000 to $149,999
  • 961$150,000 to $174,999
  • 643$175,000 to $199,999
  • 1,129$200,000 to $249,999
  • 831$250,000 to $299,999
  • 701$300,000 to $399,999
  • 213$400,000 to $499,999
  • 203$500,000 to $749,999
  • 34$750,000 to $999,999
  • 28$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 30$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 9$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in zip code 28056

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in zip code 28056
  • 18Less than $100
  • 11$100 to $149
  • 32$150 to $199
  • 80$200 to $249
  • 3$250 to $299
  • 63$300 to $349
  • 16$350 to $399
  • 167$400 to $449
  • 146$450 to $499
  • 219$500 to $549
  • 99$550 to $599
  • 407$600 to $649
  • 170$650 to $699
  • 236$700 to $749
  • 131$750 to $799
  • 120$800 to $899
  • 118$900 to $999
  • 11$1,000 to $1,249
  • 35$1,250 to $1,499
  • 19$1,500 to $1,999
  • 10$2,000 to $2,499
  • 286No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2015: $772.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015: $225,949.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2015 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $165,967
  • Black or African American householders: $130,788
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $177,206
  • Asian householders: $286,245
  • Two or more races householders: $158,668
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $138,670

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $152,100
28056:

$152,100
North Carolina:

$160,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $101,600 - $236,600

Mean price in 2015:

Detached houses: $189,266
Here:

$189,266
State:

$232,982

Townhouses or other attached units: $135,620
Here:

$135,620
State:

$188,010

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $85,444
Here:

$85,444
State:

$199,579

Mobile homes: $149,822
Here:

$149,822
State:

$71,084

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Note: State values scaled to Here population

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 10,177
  • One, attached: 121
  • Two: 11
  • 3 or 4: 63
  • 5 to 9: 464
  • 10 to 19: 379
  • 20 to 49: 133
  • 50 or more: 37
  • Mobile homes: 1,352

Unemployment: 8.4%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 28056

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 28056
  • 86.1%13,422Drove a car alone
  • 8.3%1,287Carpooled
  • 0.3%54Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.1%22Taxi
  • 0.8%126Motorcycle
  • 0.1%20Bicycle
  • 0.3%46Walked
  • 0.3%48Other means
  • 3.6%563Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 28056

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 28056
  • 266Less than 5 minutes
  • 9355 to 9 minutes
  • 2,14510 to 14 minutes
  • 2,96415 to 19 minutes
  • 2,01620 to 24 minutes
  • 1,20225 to 29 minutes
  • 2,38830 to 34 minutes
  • 51735 to 39 minutes
  • 59940 to 44 minutes
  • 1,29845 to 59 minutes
  • 39560 to 89 minutes
  • 30090 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 59.4%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 32,884
  • In family households: 29,079 (5,045 male householders, 3,595 female householders)
    7,080 spouses, 10,327 children (9,076 natural, 301 adopted, 951 stepchildren), 973 grandchildren, 297 brothers or sisters, 332 parents, 470 other relatives, 713 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,805 (1,495 male householders (1,206 living alone)), 1,666 female householders (1,522 living alone)), 644 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 89 (91 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 3,738 2-persons, 2,284 3-persons, 1,581 4-persons, 718 5-persons, 127 6-persons, 192 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 2,728 1-person, 383 2-persons, 38 3-persons, 10 4-persons, 2 5-persons

5,659 married couples with children.
1,261 single-parent households (395 men, 866 women).

90.2% of residents of 28056 zip code speak English at home.
6.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (64% very well, 8% well, 14% not well, 14% not at all).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (90% very well, 7% well, 3% not well).
0.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (61% very well, 24% well, 14% not well).
0.8% of residents speak other language at home (77% very well, 23% well).

Foreign born population: 2,392 (7.3%)
(37.2% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

7.3%
Whole state:

7.9%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%)

  • 20%Dominica
  • 8%Chile
  • 5%Cabo Verde
  • 5%Bangladesh
  • 4%Burma
  • 4%El Salvador
  • 2%France

Most common first ancestries reported in 28056 (%)

  • 18%American
  • 9%English
  • 8%German
  • 7%Irish
  • 5%Scotch-Irish
  • 3%European
  • 2%Scottish

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 3652010 or later
  • 8162000 to 2009
  • 8101990 to 1999
  • 599Before 1990
Note: State values scaled to 28056 population

Zip code 28056 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • ADAMS, LARRY D. - RESIDENCE (4809 JAMEE DRIVE in GASTONIA, NC)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - -115DA4YG00M29W84AX3X8CKD73, WASTEWATER FACILITY
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: SEWERAGE SYSTEMS
  • CHAMBERS CONTAINER CO-GASTON (145 BLUE DEVIL DR in GASTONIA, NC)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - -115DA4YG00NX7D64FBEN0E8719, WASTEWATER FACILITY
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: CORRUGATED AND SOLID FIBER BOXES
  • DUNHART CREEK PUMP STATION (1704 LOWELL-BETHESDA ROAD in GASTONIA, NC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - AIR PROGRAM
    Business SIC classification: WATER SUPPLY
    Alternative names: CITY OF GASTONIA - DUHART CREEK PUMP ST

Zip code 28056 marital status for males
Zip code 28056 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.2%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.9%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 47%Electricity
  • 46%Utility gas
  • 3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2%Wood
  • 2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Population in 1990: 33,472. Population change in the 1990s: -5,888 (-17.6%).

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

  • This state: 21,327
  • Northeast: 2,503
  • Midwest: 1,541
  • South: 4,149
  • West: 863

60% of the 28056 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 63% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in North Carolina.

91% of the 28056 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 59% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 15% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 18% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 7% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 583
Here:

16.5%
North Carolina:

9.3%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 344
Here:

15.3%
North Carolina:

8.9%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 314
Here:

24.2%
North Carolina:

17.7%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 80,625Legal occupations
  • 69,583Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 68,750Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 63,362Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 61,967Management occupations
  • 61,579Business and financial operations occupations
Note: State values scaled to 28056 population

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • PROCESS ELECTRONICS CORPORATIO (105 in GASTONIA, NC; small business) : $415,121 in 4 contracts from 2000 to 2005
    $281,037 with Air Force for Miscellaneous Electric Power and Distribution Equipment. Signed on 2000-09-29. Completion date: 2000-12-28.
    $108,671 with Air Force for Miscellaneous Maintenance and Repair Shop Specialized Equipment. Signed on 2003-02-13. Completion date: 2003-06-30.
    $25,913 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Miscellaneous Electric Power and Distribution Equipment. Signed on 2003-02-18. Completion date: 2003-03-26.
    -$500 with Army for Miscellaneous Electric Power and Distribution Equipment. Signed on 2005-11-22. Completion date: 2003-03-26.

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

  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (50-99 employees: 4 establishments, 20-49 employees: 2 establishments, 10-19 employees: 3 establishments, 5-9 employees: 2 establishments, 1-4 employees: 2 establishments)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (50-99: 3, 20-49: 3, 10-19: 6, 1-4: 4)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Temporary Help Services (250-499: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (20-49: 3, 10-19: 2, 5-9: 9, 1-4: 11)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Other Residential Care Facilities (100-249: 1)
  • Utilities: Natural Gas Distribution (100-249: 1)
  • Educational Services: Elementary and Secondary Schools (100-249: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 54 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 10 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 83 people in nursing homes
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally ill

Fatal accident statistics in 2012:

  • Fatal accident count: 3
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 3
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1

Fatal accident statistics in 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 16 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED302$149,409290$207,2431,272$184,98442$66,1411$297,40061$127,31316$79,596
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$114,4488$363,458102$189,9998$53,1801$2,703,6007$272,9730$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED74$128,59148$189,804428$182,95434$33,3160$020$99,75916$70,616
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN34$135,76434$199,771249$170,8951$64,9600$09$113,3126$105,545
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS9$139,4134$165,000105$175,0044$107,5030$01$150,2805$73,348
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 16 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED30$192,89367$208,1170$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED19$200,17634$228,2542$133,815
APPLICATIONS DENIED12$265,71311$294,8360$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$281,5372$362,3200$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$89,9452$89,945

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in zip code 28056 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James10071.9 years
John5573.3 years
William5570.3 years
Robert5470.3 years
Mary4976.1 years
Charles3969.7 years
Betty3471.2 years
Dorothy2578.4 years
George2473.4 years
Margaret2479.1 years
Most common last names in zip code 28056 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4874.1 years
Williams2174.4 years
Davis2173.8 years
Wilson2076.5 years
Robinson1778.3 years
Thompson1774.4 years
Thomas1570.5 years
Johnson1467.2 years
Brown1476.9 years
Moore1471.9 years
Businesses in zip code 28056
NameCountNameCount
Applebee's1Lowe's1
Ashley Furniture1McDonald's1
Avenue1Old Navy1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Panera Bread1
Ben & Jerry's1Penske1
Blockbuster1PetSmart1
Burger King1Pier 1 Imports1
CVS1Quiznos1
Chick-Fil-A1Rue211
Circle K1Ryan's Grill1
Dairy Queen1SONIC Drive-In1
Discount Tire1Sam's Club1
Domino's Pizza1Sprint Nextel2
FedEx1Steak 'n Shake1
GameStop1Subway1
H&R Block2T-Mobile2
Home Depot1Toyota1
Honda1U-Haul1
Jack In The Box1UPS1
Justice1Verizon Wireless1
KFC1Walgreens1
Lane Bryant1Walmart1
Little Caesars Pizza1
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