ZIP Code 28052 - Gastonia North Carolina

ZIP Code 28052 is located in Gastonia North Carolina. Portions of 28052 are also in Gastonia Township and Crowders Mountain Township. 28052 is entirely within Gaston County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Charlotte.

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ZIP Code 28052 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameGastonia
Primary CountyGaston County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)35,894
Area Code(s)704 / 980
Current Time

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28052 Demographics

28052 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in North Carolina based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 28052 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 28052 is White. The current unemployment level in 28052 is 4.3%.

Population Growth Rate3.40%
Population Density850 People per Square Mile
Total Households12,221
Percentage High Income Households0.6%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$40,453
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$37,690
Current Unemployment Rate (February 2024)4.3%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 54.17%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 37.18%

28052 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American320.09%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander60.02%

28052 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American110.15%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander40.05%

28052 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,75710.74%
Bachelor Degree1,69210.35%
High School Diploma5,49833.62%
No High School Diploma5223.19%
GED or Alternate1,96912.04%
1 or More Years of College3,17419.41%
Associates Degree1,2217.47%
Masters Degree3642.23%
Professional Degree1130.69%
Doctorate Degree440.27%

28052 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 28052
RegionMetro Charlotte
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaCharlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area42 Square Miles

28052 Politics

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28052 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Average First Frost DateOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateApril 11 - 20
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion45b - Southern Outer Piedmont

28052 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28313846556468676047383148
Avg Max Temp (°F)50556371788589878172625370
Avg Precip (In.)4.383.84.553.033.863.893.

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