Winnabow, NC 28479 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28479: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Winnabow, NC 28479

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 85
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,156
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 64
  • County: Brunswick County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.206, Longitude -78.106
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Winnabow, NC 28479 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 5,949
Population in Households 5,835
Population in Familes 4,869
Population in Group Qrtrs 114
Population Density1 84
Diversity Index2 38


Total Households 2,300
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 1,659
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,625 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,765 (67.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 535 (20.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 325 (12.4%)
Median Home Value $226,155
Average Home Value $263,258


Median Household Income $60,209
Average Household Income $77,551
Per Capita Income $30,470
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.22% 3.08%
Households 1.92% 3.01%
Families 1.79% 2.93%
Median Household Income   2.07%
Per Capita Income   1.76%
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.

Winnabow, NC 28479 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28479 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 # 416 46th
Population Density1 # 502 35th
Diversity Index2 # 474 39th
Median Household Income # 77 90th
Per Capita Income # 103 87th

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