28501 Zip Code Detailed Profile




City: Kinston, NC (8.38%)
Counties: Lenoir County, NC (77.74%), Jones County, NC (22.26%)
Estimated zip code population in 2013: 20,785
Zip code population in 2010: 20,389
Zip code population in 2000: 21,864

Houses and condos: 10,253
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,494
% of renters here:

53%
State:

36%
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in zip code 28501: 82.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 106.1 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.8 sq. mi.
Population density: 196 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 28501
Zip code 28501 (Kinston, North Carolina) real estate house value trends

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2013:
This zip code:

1.0% ($881)
North Carolina:

0.8% ($1,304)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,011 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $776 (1.0%)

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Males: 9,398  (45.2%)
Females: 11,387  (54.8%)

For population 25 years and over in 28501:

For population 15 years and over in 28501:

Zip code 28501 compared to state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 28501

  • Zip code 28501 races chart
    • 6,083White population
    • 13,236Black population
    • 44American Indian population
    • 85Asian population
    • 8Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 21Some other race population
    • 220Two or more races population
    • 692Hispanic or Latino population

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Urban population: 15,515
Rural population: 5,269

Estimated median house/condo value in 2013: $84,300
28501:

$84,300
North Carolina:

$154,300
Median resident age:
This zip code:

38.4 years
North Carolina median age:

37.9 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.4 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 28501, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $32,364 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$32,364
State:

$54,937

Salary/wage: $26,839 (reported on 85.4% of returns)
Here:

$26,839
State:

$46,336
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 79.2% for AGIs below $25k, 82.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 70.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 65.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 64.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 41.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,391 (reported on 19.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,391
North Carolina:

$1,298
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $8,565 (reported on 7.4% of returns)
Here:

$8,565
State:

$6,213
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 9.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$10,376 (reported on 7.0% of returns)
Here:

+$10,376
State:

+$12,740
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 13.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,154 (reported on 11.8% of returns)
Here:

+$8,154
State:

+$10,311
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.2% for AGIs below $25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $11,819 (reported on 6.1% of returns)
28501:

$11,819
North Carolina:

$15,575
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Total itemized deductions: $19,966 (24% of AGI, reported on 16.5% of returns)
Here:

$19,966
State:

$23,438

Here:

24.4% of AGI
State:

21.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.6% for AGIs below $25k, 8.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 12.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 14.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 14.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $5,770 (reported on 14.7% of returns)
Here:

$5,770
State:

$4,687
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $6,310 (reported on 16.4% of returns)
28501:

$6,310
State:

$8,823
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,667 (reported on 42.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,667
State:

$2,376
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 12.1% for AGIs below $25k, 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 52.3%
Here:

52%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 48.7% for AGIs below $25k, 50.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 64.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 69.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 79.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 85.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 28501, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $29,428 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$29,428
State:

$45,376

Salary/wage: $24,329 (reported on 87.5% of returns)
Here:

$24,329
State:

$39,442
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 121.9% for AGIs below $10k, 84.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 80.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 72.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 68.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 48.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,590 (reported on 25.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,590
North Carolina:

$1,515
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.6% for AGIs below $10k, 1.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $5,187 (reported on 10.5% of returns)
Here:

$5,187
State:

$4,016
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.5% for AGIs below $10k, 0.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$6,894 (reported on 8.7% of returns)
Here:

+$6,894
State:

+$11,152
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.2% for AGIs below $10k, 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,949 (reported on 9.1% of returns)
Here:

+$8,949
State:

+$9,490
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -4.3% for AGIs below $10k, 1.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from farming: +$3,245 (reported on 0.6% of returns)
Here +$3,245
State -$3,231

IRA payment deduction: $3,060 (reported on 1.5% of returns)
28501:

$3,060
North Carolina:

$2,967
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $12,917 (reported on 0.2% of returns)
Here:

$12,917
North Carolina:

$14,754

Total itemized deductions: $17,313 (24% of AGI, reported on 21.1% of returns)
Here:

$17,313
State:

$19,464

Here:

24.0% of AGI
State:

22.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.8% for AGIs below $10k, 6.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 12.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 16.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 16.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $4,574 (6% of AGI, reported on 19.5% of returns)
Here:

$4,574
State:

$4,035

Here:

6.1% of AGI
State:

4.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $10k, 1.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $4,941 (reported on 55.9% of returns)
28501:

$4,941
State:

$7,257
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.0% for AGIs below $10k, 2.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 20.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,992 (reported on 40.2% of returns)
Here:

$1,992
State:

$1,851

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 69.7%
Here:

70%
State:

62%
(% for various income ranges: 66.2% for AGIs below $10k, 73.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 65.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 67.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 72.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 84.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2013:
This zip code:

$28,529
North Carolina:

$45,906
Kinston, NC (28501) map Nearest zip codes: 28504, 28526, 28530, 28538, 28585, 28525.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

45.7%
North Carolina:

50.2%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

5.8%
North Carolina:

5.4%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 3,218
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 5,237


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 210 (73 now married, 137 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 4,489 (1,398 now married, 3,091 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 28501 with a mortgage: 2,058 (140 second mortgage, 223 home equity loan, 15 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,903

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,044
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: S441

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

34.5%
Whole state:

17.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

17.9%
Whole state:

10.0%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
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 locations in zip code 28501: Taylor Crossroads (A), Kinston Square (B), Martin Freeman Community Center (C), Lenoir County Chamber of Commerce (D), Carver Court Community Center (E), Harmony Hall (F), Mitchell Community Center (G), Pearce Landing (H), West Landing (I), Terrapin Landing (J), Albrittons Landing (K), McLewean Square (L), Caswell (M), Caswell Landing (N), Peachtree Treatment Plant (O), Kinston City Hall (P), Kinston Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center (Q), Britthaven of Kinston (R), Lenoir County Criminal Justice (S), Kinston Police Department (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Shopping Centers: Park View Shopping Center (1), Kinston Plaza Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 28501 include: Fosters Chapel (A), Grace Church (B), Quaker House Church (C), Little Rock Church (D), Saint Paul Church (E), Armenia Church (F), Southwest Church (G), Kings Chapel (H), Lanies Chapel (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Oak Hill Cemetery (1), Maplewood Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoirs and swamps: Kellys Pond (A), Ball Pocosin (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bull Branch (A), Briery Run (B), Ash Branch (C), Yadkin Branch (D), Jericho Run (E), Mill Branch (F), Southwest Creek (G), Heath Branch (H), Harrys Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 28501 include: Fairfield Park (1), Lovit Hires Park (2), Southeast Park (3), Holloway Park (4), Emma Webb Park (5), Grainger Stadium (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built

  • 162010 or later
  • 5872000 to 2009
  • 1,2121990 to 1999
  • 8401980 to 1989
  • 1,6981970 to 1979
  • 1,7231960 to 1969
  • 2,2961950 to 1959
  • 9651940 to 1949
  • 9161939 or earlier

Zip code 28501 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Kinston, NC (28501)

  • 0no bedroom
  • 271 bedroom
  • 7662 bedrooms
  • 2,4443 bedrooms
  • 6384 bedrooms
  • 865+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Kinston, NC (28501)

  • 93no bedroom
  • 7291 bedroom
  • 1,7982 bedrooms
  • 1,5963 bedrooms
  • 2664 bedrooms
  • 125+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Kinston, NC (28501) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 213no vehicle
  • 1,3171 vehicle
  • 1,4012 vehicles
  • 7383 vehicles
  • 2054 vehicles
  • 875+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Kinston, NC (28501) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 1,635no vehicle
  • 1,9321 vehicle
  • 7132 vehicles
  • 1533 vehicles
  • 414 vehicles
  • 205+ vehicles

Median gross rent in 2013: $597.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2013 for:


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $84,300
28501:

$84,300
North Carolina:

$154,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $50,100 - $131,900

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:


Unemployment: 18.1%

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 76.6%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 20,254

Size of family households: 2,354 2-persons, 1,273 3-persons, 799 4-persons, 412 5-persons, 68 6-persons, 126 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 2,974 1-person, 416 2-persons, 26 3-persons, 7 4-persons

1,193 married couples with children.
3,439 single-parent households (264 men, 3,175 women).

97.3% of residents of 28501 zip code speak English at home.
1.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% very well, 11% well, 17% not well, 12% not at all).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (72% very well, 28% well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% very well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (41% very well, 45% well, 14% not at all).

Foreign born population: 273 (1.3%)
(29.3% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

1.3%
Whole state:

7.6%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents

  • 27%Mexico
  • 15%Honduras
  • 14%Other Western Africa
  • 10%India
  • 6%England
  • 5%Dominican Republic
  • 4%Liberia

Most common first ancestries reported in 28501 (%)

  • 53%Other groups
  • 10%African
  • 7%American
  • 5%English
  • 4%Irish
  • 2%German
  • 1%Italian

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 372010 or later
  • 582000 to 2009
  • 811990 to 1999
  • 220Before 1990

Public primary/middle schools in zip code 28501 not listed on the city page:

  • CHILDREN'S VILLAGE ACADEMY (Students: 126; Location: 701 NORTH ADKIN STREET, KINSTON, NC; Grades: KG - 06)
  • LEWIS SCHOOL (Students: 39; Location: 501 NORTH INDEPENDENCE STREET, KINSTON, NC; Grades: 06 - 12)
There are 217 Medical Specialists in Zip Code 28501.

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

Fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 28501:

All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 28501

Zip code 28501 marital status for males
Zip code 28501 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.8%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 6.1%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 49%Electricity
  • 37%Utility gas
  • 8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1%Wood
  • 1%No fuel used

Population in 1990: 44,135. Population change in the 1990s: -22,271 (-50.5%).

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


61% of the 28501 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 73% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in North Carolina.

84% of the 28501 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 71% 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, 11% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 3% 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): 122
Here:

4.8%
North Carolina:

9.3%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 100
Here:

7.1%
North Carolina:

7.7%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 73
Here:

6.2%
North Carolina:

17.3%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

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

  • 70,078Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 54,375Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 49,688Legal occupations
  • 45,573Business and financial operations occupations
  • 43,100Community and social service occupations
  • 42,143Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

Companies with biggest federal contracts located in this zip code (KINSTON, NC):

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


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:

  • 261 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 114 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 78 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 41 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 7 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 7 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 300 people in nursing homes
  • 111 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 90 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 85 people in other group homes
  • 24 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 16 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 9 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 28501 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James39867.6 years
William33470.3 years
Mary27676.7 years
John25671.3 years
Robert17165.8 years
George15671.5 years
Willie14769.6 years
Annie14176.9 years
Charles10666.5 years
Joseph9169.9 years
Most common last names in zip code 28501 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones31072.2 years
Williams21971.6 years
Smith21472.8 years
Sutton21372.8 years
Taylor20872.8 years
Davis16071.9 years
Hill14972.2 years
Rouse12072.6 years
Moore11673.1 years
Brown11370.2 years
Businesses in zip code 28501
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Papa John's Pizza1
Applebee's1Penske1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Blockbuster1Rite Aid1
Burger King1SAS Shoes1
Domino's Pizza1Subway3
FedEx3Super 81
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Taco Bell1
GNC1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
Kmart1U.S. Cellular2
Lane Furniture1UPS6
MasterBrand Cabinets1Walgreens1
McDonald's2Wendy's1
Nike1

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