Zip Code 28090 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLawndale
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cleveland
Secondary County: Lincoln
Area Code704 / 980
Current Population:8342
Racial Majority:White 78.63%
Public School Racial Majority:White 73.9%
Unemployment Rate:6.2%
Median Household Income$40047
Average Adjusted Gross Income$45160
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time27.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range866 - 1158 ft.
Area97 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.45727000, -81.55867200

Zip Code 28090 Description

Zip Code 28090 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28090 is primarily located in Cleveland County. Portions of 28090 are also located in Lincoln County. The official US Postal Service name for 28090 is LAWNDALE, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28090 are contained within or border the city limits of Belwood, NC, Fallston, NC, Lawndale, NC, and Polkville, NC. Zip code 28090 is within area code 980 and area code 704. 28090 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28090 is 6.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% 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 28090 increased to 8342 from 8275 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28090 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28090 public schools is White. 60.6% of students in 28090 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7060 78.63% 7001 +1%
 Black Or African American 1576 17.55% 1022 +54%
 Hispanic 290 3.23% 223 +30%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.19% 14 +21%
 Asian 4 0.04% 10 -60%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 3 0.01% 3 -67%
 Two Or More Races 67 0.35% 67 -54%

Zip Code 28090 Race/Ethnicity

 White 73.9%
 Black Or African American 16.4%
 Hispanic 5.4%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 4%

Zip Code 28090 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population83428275
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households3318
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40047
Income Under $50K Per Year63.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.80%
28090 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 10Patrick McHenryRepublican
North Carolina District 11Mark MeadowsRepublican
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28090 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
89Mitchell S. SetzerRepublican
97Jason SaineRepublican
110Kelly E. HastingsRepublican
111Tim MooreRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$263976
Average Real Estate Sale Price$50000
Current Unemployment Level 6.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.6%
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 28090 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28303744546266655846373046
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546271788488868071615270
Avg Precip (In.)4.373.954.873.564.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Shelby, NC
CBSA Type28090
CBSA Population99430
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours