Jacksonville, NC 28546 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28546: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Jacksonville, NC 28546

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Onslow County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.775, Longitude -77.381
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,332
  • PO Box Addresses: 195
  • Residential Addresses: 19,902
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 4,225
    • Single Family Addresses: 15,677

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

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  1. 28546 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 28546 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Jacksonville, NC 28546 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 51,300
Population in Households 50,967
Population in Familes 42,337
Population in Group Qrtrs 333
Population Density2 541
Diversity Index3 68


Median Household Income $51,002
Average Household Income $62,522
Per Capita Income $23,720


Total Housing Units 20,458 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,590 (46.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,748 (47.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,120 ( 5.5%)
Median Home Value $167,505
Average Home Value $199,685


Total Households 19,338
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 13,736
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 2.11% 1.4%
Households 2.07% 1.34%
Families 1.88% 1.24%
Median Household Income   1.22%
Per Capita Income   2.1%

Jacksonville, NC 28546 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28546 to the other 775 ZIP Codes in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 33 96th
Population Density # 176 77th
Diversity Index # 91 89th
Median Household Income # 265 66th
Per Capita Income # 409 47th

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