Official Zip Code NameFayetteville
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code910
Current Population:30909
Racial Majority:White 44.40%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 50.6%
Unemployment Rate:6.18%
Median Household Income$49539
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50521
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time18.6 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Cumberland
Elevation Range174 - 256 ft.
Area16 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.08470154, -78.98104858

Zip Code 28303 Description

Zip Code 28303 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 28303 is primarily located in Cumberland County. The official US Postal Service name for 28303 is FAYETTEVILLE, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28303 are contained within or border the city limits of Fayetteville, NC, Fort Bragg, NC, . The area code for zip code 28303 is 910. 28303 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28303 is 6.18% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 9.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 8.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28303 decreased to 30909 from 32039 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28303 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28303 public schools is Black. 61.3% of students in 28303 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 12830 44.68% 13717 -6%
 Black Or African American 10785 37.56% 11606 -7%
 Hispanic 2647 9.22% 2950 -10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 155 0.54% 238 -35%
 Asian 1085 3.78% 1125 -4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.04% 117 -90%
 Other Race 63 0.2% 63 -11%
 Two Or More Races 1093 3.99% 1093 +5%

Zip Code 28303 Race/Ethnicity

 White 25.5%
 Black Or African American 50.6%
 Hispanic 11.7%
 Asian 3.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1%
 Two or More Races 7.1%

Zip Code 28303 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3090932039
Male Population47.00%
Female Population53.00%
Total Households13163
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
61.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$49539
Income Under $50K Per Year50.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.80%
114 US Congressional DistrictNorth Carolina 4
RepresentativeDavid Price
PartyDemocrat
114 US Congressional DistrictNorth Carolina 2
RepresentativeRenee Ellmers
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$209056
Average Real Estate Sale Price$152708
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)6.18%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.37%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.94%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65l - Vidalia Upland
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 28303 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)32334048576670696350413450
Avg Max Temp (°F)52566573818790888374655573
Avg Precip (In.)4.223.484.383.133.54.325.415.054.633.172.953.2447.47
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Fayetteville, NC
CBSA Type28303
CBSA Population370432
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time (EST)
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours