Fayetteville, NC 28303 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28303: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Fayetteville, NC 28303

Not Acceptable, USPS
Eutaw, NC 28303

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,856
  • Single Family Addresses: 12,156
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,894
  • County: Cumberland County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.082, Longitude -78.962
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Fayetteville, NC 28303 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 31,426
Daytime Population: Workers 24,216
Daytime Population: Residents 17,136
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 41,352
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.32
Population in Households 31,303
Population in Familes 24,119
Population in Group Qrtrs 123
Population Density2 1,519
Diversity Index3 71


Median Household Income $47,218
Average Household Income $69,751
Per Capita Income $30,263


Total Housing Units 15,723 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,466 (41.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,124 (45.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,133 (13.6%)
Median Home Value $138,490
Average Home Value $194,916


Total Households 13,590
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 8,284
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 0.15% 0.28%
Households 0.25% 0.33%
Families 0.0% 0.17%
Median Household Income   1.62%
Per Capita Income   2.12%

Fayetteville, NC 28303 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28303 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 # 108 86th
Population Density # 75 91st
Diversity Index # 55 93rd
Median Household Income # 283 64th
Per Capita Income # 133 83rd

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