Nakina, NC 28455 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28455: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Nakina, NC 28455

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Columbus County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.112, Longitude -78.654
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 26
  • PO Box Addresses: 82
  • Residential Addresses: 804
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 804

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

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Nakina, NC 28455 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,845
Daytime Population: Workers 95
Daytime Population: Residents 960
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,055
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.57
Population in Households 1,845
Population in Familes 1,559
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 26
Diversity Index3 46


Median Household Income $45,230
Average Household Income $57,125
Per Capita Income $22,819


Total Housing Units 905 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 534 (59.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 203 (22.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 168 (18.6%)
Median Home Value $76,425
Average Home Value $113,062


Total Households 737
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 531
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 -0.73% -0.77%
Households -0.71% -0.77%
Families -0.83% -0.84%
Median Household Income   0.21%
Per Capita Income   1.86%

Nakina, NC 28455 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28455 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 # 622 21st
Population Density # 712 9th
Diversity Index # 416 47th
Median Household Income # 337 57th
Per Capita Income # 410 48th

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