Bolivia, NC 28422 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Bolivia, NC

Camera Icon Photos of the local Bolivia, NC area

ZIP Code 28422: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Bolivia, NC 28422

Not Acceptable, USPS
Sunset Harbor, NC 28422

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 163
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,084
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 145
  • County: Brunswick County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.034, Longitude -78.167
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


28422 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Bolivia, NC 28422 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,985
Population in Households 7,636
Population in Familes 6,381
Population in Group Qrtrs 349
Population Density1 88
Diversity Index2 47


Total Households 3,139
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 2,256
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,402 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,400 (54.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 739 (16.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,263 (28.7%)
Median Home Value $187,308
Average Home Value $242,615


Median Household Income $49,318
Average Household Income $65,438
Per Capita Income $26,834
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.67% 2.83%
Households 2.46% 2.86%
Families 2.31% 2.74%
Median Household Income   1.51%
Per Capita Income   2.48%
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.

Bolivia, NC 28422 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28422 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 # 348 56th
Population Density1 # 496 37th
Diversity Index2 # 400 49th
Median Household Income # 238 70th
Per Capita Income # 223 72nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.

North Carolina Research Tools

North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare North Carolina Census Data
Highest or Lowest: