Kannapolis, NC 28083 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28083: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Kannapolis, NC 28083

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 728
  • Single Family Addresses: 9,969
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 164
  • County: Cabarrus County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.484, Longitude -80.6
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 28083 has segments in 2 Counties (Cabarrus, Rowan).

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Kannapolis, NC 28083 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 24,583
Population in Households 24,364
Population in Familes 19,559
Population in Group Qrtrs 219
Population Density1 1,037
Diversity Index2 63


Total Households 9,507
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 6,259
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 10,839 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,871 (54.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,636 (33.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,332 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $131,697
Average Home Value $162,259


Median Household Income $40,435
Average Household Income $53,286
Per Capita Income $20,833
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.45% 0.75%
Households 0.31% 0.64%
Families 0.08% 0.5%
Median Household Income   0.47%
Per Capita Income   1.32%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Kannapolis, NC 28083 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28083 to the other 775 ZIP Codes in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 153 80th
Population Density1 # 105 87th
Diversity Index2 # 138 82nd
Median Household Income # 429 45th
Per Capita Income # 487 37th

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