ZIP Code 28052 - Gastonia Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameGastonia
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Gaston
Area Code704 / 980
Current Population:34932
Racial Majority:White 54.05%
Public School Racial Majority:White 39.7%
Unemployment Rate:4.4%
Median Household Income$38423
Average Adjusted Gross Income$37400
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time23.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range709 - 837 ft.
Area42 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.22388000, -81.23408600

Zip Code 28052 Profile

ZIP Code 28052 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. ZIP code 28052 is primarily located in Gaston County. The official US Postal Service name for 28052 is GASTONIA, North Carolina. Portions of ZIP code 28052 are contained within or border the city limits of Gastonia, NC, South Gastonia, NC, . ZIP code 28052 is within area code 980 and area code 704. 28052 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28052 is 4.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28052 decreased to 34932 from 37076 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28052 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28052 public schools is White. 83.1% of students in 28052 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 19216 54.05% 19408 -1%
 Black Or African American 11020 31% 11332 -3%
 Hispanic 3920 11.03% 3220 +22%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 103 0.29% 97 +6%
 Asian 67 0.19% 166 -60%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 49 0.69% 49 +402%
 Two Or More Races 656 2.75% 656 +49%

Zip Code 28052 Race/Ethnicity

 White 39.7%
 Black Or African American 38.3%
 Hispanic 16.5%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 4.6%

Zip Code 28052 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population3493237076
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households12821
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$38423
Income Under $50K Per Year61.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.80%
28052 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 10Patrick McHenryRepublican
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28052 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
108John TorbettRepublican
109Dana BumgardnerRepublican
110Kelly E. HastingsRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$77216
Average Real Estate Sale Price$72558
Current Unemployment Level 4.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45b - Southern Outer Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 28052 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28313846556468676047383148
Avg Max Temp (°F)50556371788589878172625370
Avg Precip (In.)4.383.84.553.033.863.893.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC
CBSA Type28052
CBSA Population1793478
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours