Zip Code 28018 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBostic
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Rutherford
Secondary County: McDowell
Area Code828
Current Population:5562
Racial Majority:White 96.3%
Public School Racial Majority:White 76.1%
Unemployment Rate:6.4%
Median Household Income$36365
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49150
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time25.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range896 - 2382 ft.
Area100 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.48575200, -81.79499000

Zip Code 28018 Description

Zip Code 28018 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greenville Spartanburg Asheville Area metro area. Zip code 28018 is primarily located in Rutherford County. Portions of 28018 are also located in McDowell County. The official US Postal Service name for 28018 is BOSTIC, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28018 are contained within or border the city limits of Bostic, NC, Forest City, NC, . The area code for zip code 28018 is 828. 28018 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28018 is 6.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28018 increased to 5562 from 5432 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28018 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28018 public schools is White. 68.3% of students in 28018 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5307 96.3% 5233 +1%
 Black Or African American 111 2.01% 158 -30%
 Hispanic 55 1% 95 -42%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.04% 7 -71%
 Asian 19 0.34% 15 +27%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 52 0.31% 52 -67%

Zip Code 28018 Race/Ethnicity

 White 76.1%
 Black Or African American 11.7%
 Hispanic 4.7%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 6.4%

Zip Code 28018 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population55625432
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households2259
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
68.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$36365
Income Under $50K Per Year65.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.40%
28018 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 10Patrick McHenryRepublican
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28018 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
112David RogersRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$200080
Average Real Estate Sale Price$117643
Current Unemployment Level 6.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 66l - Eastern Blue Ridge Foothills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 28018 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)27293543526065645745362945
Avg Max Temp (°F)49536170788487868071615169
Avg Precip (In.)4.434.145.163.994.974.594.494.534.334.224.183.8152.85
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Forest City, NC
CBSA Type28018
CBSA Population63969
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 28018
1 High School
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 28018
1 Middle School
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 28018
1 Elementary School