Zip Code 28078 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHuntersville
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mecklenburg
Secondary County: Cabarrus
Area Code704 / 980
Current Population:52133
Racial Majority:White 80.94%
Public School Racial Majority:White 44.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.1%
Median Household Income$89383
Average Adjusted Gross Income$99930
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time25.9 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range666 - 810 ft.
Area65 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.40357100, -80.86429000

Zip Code 28078 Description

Zip Code 28078 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28078 is primarily located in Mecklenburg County. Portions of 28078 are also located in Cabarrus County. The official US Postal Service name for 28078 is HUNTERSVILLE, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28078 are contained within or border the city limits of Huntersville, NC, Cornelius, NC, . Zip code 28078 is within area code 980 and area code 704. 28078 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28078 is 5.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28078 increased to 52133 from 27883 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28078 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28078 public schools is White. 39.7% of students in 28078 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 44205 80.94% 40899 +8%
 Black Or African American 5222 9.56% 5014 +4%
 Hispanic 2794 5.12% 3714 -25%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 170 0.31% 116 +47%
 Asian 949 1.74% 1422 -33%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 17 -100%
 Other Race 99 0.1% 99 -45%
 Two Or More Races 852 2.24% 852 +43%

Zip Code 28078 Race/Ethnicity

 White 44.6%
 Black Or African American 36.6%
 Hispanic 12.1%
 Asian 3.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 2.8%

Zip Code 28078 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population5213327883
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households19405
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
39.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$89383
Income Under $50K Per Year22.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year44.10%
28078 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 9Dan BishopRepublican
North Carolina District 12Alma AdamsDemocrat
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28078 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
82Larry PittmanRepublican
92Chaz BeasleyDemocrat
98Christy ClarkDemocrat
101Carolyn LoganDemocrat
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28078 North Carolina State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
36Paul NewtonRepublican
41Natasha MarcusDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$288017
Average Real Estate Sale Price$245585
Current Unemployment Level 5.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45b - Southern Outer Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 28078 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)29313846556468676047383148
Avg Max Temp (°F)50556372798689888272625371
Avg Precip (In.)4.113.744.563.173.893.873.953.463.853.733.393.445.13
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC
CBSA Type28078
CBSA Population1793478
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours