Charlotte, NC 28213 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28213: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Charlotte, NC 28213

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 942
  • Single Family Addresses: 11,452
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 4,984
  • County: Mecklenburg County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.29, Longitude -80.781
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 28213 has segments in 2 Counties (Cabarrus, Mecklenburg).

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Charlotte, NC 28213 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 44,531
Daytime Population: Workers 10,675
Daytime Population: Residents 21,744
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 32,419
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.73
Population in Households 44,386
Population in Familes 33,644
Population in Group Qrtrs 145
Population Density2 3,057
Diversity Index3 79


Median Household Income $45,266
Average Household Income $61,412
Per Capita Income $22,685


Total Housing Units 18,690 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,224 (44.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,167 (43.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,299 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $145,207
Average Home Value $175,778


Total Households 16,391
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 10,156
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 2.33% 2.29%
Households 2.27% 2.27%
Families 2.12% 2.17%
Median Household Income   1.64%
Per Capita Income   2.52%

Charlotte, NC 28213 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28213 to the other 782 ZIP Codes in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 46 94th
Population Density # 23 97th
Diversity Index # 16 98th
Median Household Income # 335 57th
Per Capita Income # 418 47th

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