Ellerbe, NC 28338 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28338: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Ellerbe, NC 28338

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Richmond County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.066, Longitude -79.757
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 105
  • PO Box Addresses: 541
  • Residential Addresses: 1,244
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,244

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

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Ellerbe, NC 28338 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,628
Daytime Population: Workers 969
Daytime Population: Residents 2,935
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,904
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.84
Population in Households 4,608
Population in Familes 3,796
Population in Group Qrtrs 20
Population Density2 34
Diversity Index3 68


Median Household Income $33,150
Average Household Income $47,538
Per Capita Income $19,176


Total Housing Units 2,122 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,307 (61.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 550 (25.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 265 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $86,481
Average Home Value $110,979


Total Households 1,857
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 1,259
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 0.34% -0.05%
Households 0.42% -0.02%
Families 0.23% -0.11%
Median Household Income   0.83%
Per Capita Income   2.36%

Ellerbe, NC 28338 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28338 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 # 457 42nd
Population Density # 678 13th
Diversity Index # 86 89th
Median Household Income # 679 13th
Per Capita Income # 647 17th

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