Bladenboro, NC 28320 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28320: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Bladenboro, NC 28320

Acceptable Alternative
Butters, NC 28320

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 212
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,142
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 82
  • County: Bladen County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.529, Longitude -78.794
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 28320 has segments in 2 Counties (Bladen, Columbus).

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Bladenboro, NC 28320 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 9,116
Population in Households 9,090
Population in Familes 7,474
Population in Group Qrtrs 26
Population Density1 81
Diversity Index2 47


Total Households 3,842
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 2,543
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,337 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,661 (61.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,181 (27.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 495 (11.4%)
Median Home Value $80,603
Average Home Value $119,194


Median Household Income $32,712
Average Household Income $46,174
Per Capita Income $19,507
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.28% 0.09%
Households 0.27% 0.11%
Families 0.11% 0.04%
Median Household Income   1.83%
Per Capita Income   1.83%
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.

Bladenboro, NC 28320 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28320 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 # 323 58th
Population Density1 # 509 34th
Diversity Index2 # 395 49th
Median Household Income # 661 15th
Per Capita Income # 589 24th

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