Zip Code 28081 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameKannapolis
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cabarrus
Secondary County: Rowan
Area Code704 / 980
Current Population:25190
Racial Majority:White 72.32%
Public School Racial Majority:White 46.5%
Unemployment Rate:6.3%
Median Household Income$45036
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52600
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time24.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range719 - 827 ft.
Area31 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.50116500, -80.67052200

Zip Code 28081 Description

Zip Code 28081 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28081 is primarily located in Cabarrus County. Portions of 28081 are also located in Rowan County. The official US Postal Service name for 28081 is KANNAPOLIS, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28081 are contained within or border the city limits of Kannapolis, NC, Enochville, NC, and Landis, NC. Zip code 28081 is within area code 980 and area code 704. 28081 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28081 is 6.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28081 increased to 25190 from 23696 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28081 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28081 public schools is White. 66.2% of students in 28081 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 19415 72.32% 18098 +7%
 Black Or African American 4164 15.51% 3405 +22%
 Hispanic 2643 9.85% 3003 -12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.1% 51 -47%
 Asian 265 0.99% 251 +6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 27 0% 27 -100%
 Two Or More Races 351 1.23% 351 -6%

Zip Code 28081 Race/Ethnicity

 White 46.5%
 Black Or African American 22.3%
 Hispanic 23%
 Asian 1.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 6%

Zip Code 28081 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2519023696
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households9632
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
66.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
80.0%
Median Household Income$45036
Income Under $50K Per Year56.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.60%
28081 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 8Richard HudsonRepublican
North Carolina District 12Alma AdamsDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

28081 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
76Harry WarrenRepublican
77Julia C. HowardRepublican
82Larry PittmanRepublican
83Linda P. JohnsonRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$216981
Average Real Estate Sale Price$158218
Current Unemployment Level 6.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.2%
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 1 - 10

Zip Code 28081 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28303845556368665946383047
Avg Max Temp (°F)50556373798690888272625371
Avg Precip (In.)4.183.564.473.43.944.174.293.64.093.813.353.3146.17
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC
CBSA Type28081
CBSA Population1793478
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours