Sherrills Ford, NC 28673 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28673: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sherrills Ford, NC 28673

Acceptable Alternative
Sherrills Frd, NC 28673

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Catawba County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.59, Longitude -81.003
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 28673 has segments in 2 Counties (Catawba, Lincoln).

  • Businesses Addresses: 123
  • PO Box Addresses: 169
  • Residential Addresses: 2,748
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,748

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

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Sherrills Ford, NC 28673 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,051
Daytime Population: Workers 1,810
Daytime Population: Residents 2,889
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,699
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.78
Population in Households 6,051
Population in Familes 5,169
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 228
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $62,686
Average Household Income $85,182
Per Capita Income $34,729


Total Housing Units 3,195 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,032 (63.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 435 (13.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 728 (22.8%)
Median Home Value $353,754
Average Home Value $416,056


Total Households 2,467
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 1,824
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 0.3% 0.33%
Households 0.19% 0.27%
Families 0.04% 0.19%
Median Household Income   3.68%
Per Capita Income   2.3%

Sherrills Ford, NC 28673 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28673 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 # 411 48th
Population Density # 294 63rd
Diversity Index # 682 13th
Median Household Income # 74 91st
Per Capita Income # 87 89th

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