Zip Code 28104 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMatthews
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Union
Secondary County: Mecklenburg
Area Code704 / 980
Current Population:28040
Racial Majority:White 84.39%
Public School Racial Majority:White 80.7%
Unemployment Rate:4.4%
Median Household Income$80989
Average Adjusted Gross Income$124410
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time29.4 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range623 - 722 ft.
Area29 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.06241400, -80.69409200

Zip Code 28104 Description

Zip Code 28104 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28104 is primarily located in Union County. Portions of 28104 are also located in Mecklenburg County. The official US Postal Service name for 28104 is MATTHEWS, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28104 are contained within or border the city limits of Weddington, NC, Stallings, NC, Indian Trail, NC, Wesley Chapel, NC, Matthews, NC, and Charlotte, NC. Zip code 28104 is within area code 980 and area code 704. 28104 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28104 is 4.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.4% 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 28104 increased to 28040 from 19107 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28104 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28104 public schools is White. 10.6% of students in 28104 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 25555 84.39% 23872 +7%
 Black Or African American 1333 4.4% 1569 -15%
 Hispanic 1824 6.02% 1318 +38%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 269 0.89% 100 +169%
 Asian 574 1.9% 711 -19%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 10 -100%
 Other Race 64 0.13% 64 -38%
 Two Or More Races 396 2.27% 396 +73%

Zip Code 28104 Race/Ethnicity

 White 80.7%
 Black Or African American 7%
 Hispanic 6.1%
 Asian 3.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 2.1%

Zip Code 28104 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2804019107
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households9699
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
10.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$80989
Income Under $50K Per Year23.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year36.80%
28104 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 9Dan BishopRepublican
North Carolina District 8Richard HudsonRepublican
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28104 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
68D. Craig HornRepublican
69Dean ArpRepublican
103Rachel HuntDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$359673
Average Real Estate Sale Price$326143
Current Unemployment Level 4.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45c - Carolina Slate Belt
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 28104 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30334047566569676149403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)51566473808690888273635472
Avg Precip (In.)4.443.794.713.093.634.024.354.114.153.763.393.4746.9
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC
CBSA Type28104
CBSA Population1793478
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Providence Estates East
Providence Crossing