Charlotte, NC 28269 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28269: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Charlotte, NC 28269

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,721
  • Single Family Addresses: 24,866
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 5,668
  • County: Mecklenburg County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.314, Longitude -80.805
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 28269 has segments in 2 Counties (Cabarrus, Mecklenburg).

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Charlotte, NC 28269 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 78,008
Daytime Population: Workers 33,877
Daytime Population: Residents 36,680
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 70,557
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 77,823
Population in Familes 62,835
Population in Group Qrtrs 185
Population Density2 2,597
Diversity Index3 71


Median Household Income $63,290
Average Household Income $82,530
Per Capita Income $30,960


Total Housing Units 30,876 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,615 (60.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,592 (34.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,669 ( 5.4%)
Median Home Value $174,500
Average Home Value $198,768


Total Households 29,207
Average Household Size 2.66
Family Households 19,143
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 1.78% 1.94%
Households 1.6% 1.84%
Families 1.49% 1.78%
Median Household Income   2.66%
Per Capita Income   2.39%

Charlotte, NC 28269 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28269 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 # 1 100th
Population Density # 34 96th
Diversity Index # 58 93rd
Median Household Income # 69 91st
Per Capita Income # 116 85th

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