Fairmont, NC 28340 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28340: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Fairmont, NC 28340

Not Acceptable, USPS
Raynham, NC 28340

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 262
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,612
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 58
  • County: Robeson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.485, Longitude -79.086
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Neighborhood Data

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Fairmont, NC 28340 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 11,139
Population in Households 11,139
Population in Familes 9,190
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 83
Diversity Index2 72


Total Households 4,313
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 2,957
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,881 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,892 (59.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,421 (29.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 568 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $108,521
Average Home Value $135,996


Median Household Income $27,431
Average Household Income $38,841
Per Capita Income $15,039
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.06% 0.03%
Households 0.06% 0.06%
Families -0.08% -0.01%
Median Household Income   1.4%
Per Capita Income   2.76%
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.


Fairmont, NC 28340 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28340 to the other 771 ZIP Codes in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 287 63rd
Population Density1 # 495 36th
Diversity Index2 # 48 94th
Median Household Income # 734 5th
Per Capita Income # 721 7th

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