Bostic, NC 28018 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28018: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Bostic, NC 28018

Acceptable Alternative
Golden Valley, NC 28018

Not Acceptable, USPS
Bostic Yard, NC 28018
Corinth, NC 28018
Golden, NC 28018
Sunshine, NC 28018
Washburn Store, NC 28018

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Rutherford County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.457, Longitude -81.803
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 116
  • PO Box Addresses: 272
  • Residential Addresses: 2,242
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,242

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Database updated: April 1, 2020, Maps updated: May 1, 2020.

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  1. 28018 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 28018 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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  2. North Carolina Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. North Carolina Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

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Bostic, NC 28018 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Bostic, NC 28018 Housing Affordability Index is 171
State of North Carolina Housing Affordability Index is 140
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Bostic, NC 28018 Wealth Index is 44
State of North Carolina Wealth Index is 84
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 5,943 (100%)
Population in Households 5,907 (99.4%)
Population in Families 4,933 (83.0%)
Population in Group Quarters1 36 ( 0.6%)
Population Density 62
Diversity Index2 14
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $41,457
Average Household Income $49,776
Per Capita Income $19,974
Wealth Index4 44

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,861 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,848 (64.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 536 (18.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 477 (16.7%)
Median Home Value $127,671
Housing Affordability Index3 171
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,384
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 1,658
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.37% 0.37%
Households 0.29% 0.29%
Families 0.15% 0.19%
Median Household Income   1.39%
Per Capita Income   2.27%

Bostic, NC 28018 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28018 to the other 779 ZIP Codes in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 422 46th
Population Density # 571 27th
Diversity Index # 720 8th
Median Household Income # 554 29th
Per Capita Income # 664 15th

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