Norwood, NC 28128 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28128: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Norwood, NC 28128

Not Acceptable, USPS
Aquadale, NC 28128
Cottonville, NC 28128
Porter, NC 28128

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Stanly County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.237, Longitude -80.166
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 203
  • PO Box Addresses: 532
  • Residential Addresses: 2,662
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,662

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Norwood, NC 28128 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,769
Daytime Population: Workers 1,737
Daytime Population: Residents 4,462
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,199
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.80
Population in Households 7,758
Population in Familes 6,526
Population in Group Qrtrs 11
Population Density2 109
Diversity Index3 40


Median Household Income $44,348
Average Household Income $55,093
Per Capita Income $22,244


Total Housing Units 3,922 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,317 (59.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 815 (20.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 790 (20.1%)
Median Home Value $139,527
Average Home Value $187,495


Total Households 3,132
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 2,223
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.31% 0.31%
Households 0.36% 0.36%
Families 0.21% 0.24%
Median Household Income   2.55%
Per Capita Income   3.09%

Norwood, NC 28128 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28128 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 # 356 55th
Population Density # 435 45th
Diversity Index # 472 40th
Median Household Income # 361 54th
Per Capita Income # 446 43rd

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