Arapahoe, NC 28510 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28510: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Arapahoe, NC 28510

Acceptable Alternative
Minnesott Bch, NC 28510
Minnesott Beach, NC 28510

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 23
  • Single Family Addresses: 707
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Pamlico County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.979, Longitude -76.826
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Arapahoe, NC 28510 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,745
Population in Households 1,745
Population in Familes 1,409
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 82
Diversity Index2 40


Total Households 772
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 523
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,209 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 602 (49.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 170 (14.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 437 (36.1%)
Median Home Value $209,701
Average Home Value $270,847


Median Household Income $48,575
Average Household Income $61,278
Per Capita Income $27,110
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.24% 1.21%
Households 1.05% 1.07%
Families 0.88% 0.98%
Median Household Income   0.9%
Per Capita Income   1.85%
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.

Arapahoe, NC 28510 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28510 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 # 637 18th
Population Density1 # 508 35th
Diversity Index2 # 460 41st
Median Household Income # 221 72nd
Per Capita Income # 173 78th

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