Wadesboro, NC 28170 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Wadesboro, NC

Camera Icon Photos of the local Wadesboro, NC area

ZIP Code 28170: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wadesboro, NC 28170

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Anson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.965, Longitude -80.071
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 578
  • PO Box Addresses: 505
  • Residential Addresses: 4,418
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 27
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,391

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic 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 demographic data.


28170 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Wadesboro, NC 28170 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 12,287
Daytime Population: Workers 6,368
Daytime Population: Residents 7,696
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 14,064
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.14
Population in Households 11,962
Population in Familes 9,720
Population in Group Qrtrs 325
Population Density2 64
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $32,443
Average Household Income $43,785
Per Capita Income $17,704


Total Housing Units 5,947 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,957 (49.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,886 (31.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,104 (18.6%)
Median Home Value $88,025
Average Home Value $116,427


Total Households 4,843
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 3,149
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 -0.63% -0.67%
Households -0.66% -0.66%
Families -0.84% -0.77%
Median Household Income   -0.01%
Per Capita Income   1.31%

Wadesboro, NC 28170 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28170 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 # 277 65th
Population Density # 564 28th
Diversity Index # 263 66th
Median Household Income # 692 12th
Per Capita Income # 702 10th

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: