Zip Code 28120 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMount Holly
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Gaston
Secondary County: Mecklenburg
Area Code704 / 980
Current Population:19807
Racial Majority:White 78.14%
Public School Racial Majority:White 75.6%
Unemployment Rate:6.7%
Median Household Income$54074
Average Adjusted Gross Income$63420
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time27.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range600 - 732 ft.
Area33 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.33220700, -81.02600100

Zip Code 28120 Description

Zip Code 28120 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28120 is primarily located in Gaston County. Portions of 28120 are also located in Mecklenburg County. The official US Postal Service name for 28120 is MOUNT HOLLY, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28120 are contained within or border the city limits of Mount Holly, NC, Stanley, NC, and Belmont, NC. Zip code 28120 is within area code 704 and area code 980. 28120 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28120 is 6.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28120 increased to 19807 from 15595 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28120 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28120 public schools is White. 48.5% of students in 28120 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 15778 78.14% 16293 -3%
 Black Or African American 2881 14.27% 2146 +34%
 Hispanic 714 3.54% 664 +8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 88 0.44% 63 +40%
 Asian 460 2.28% 341 +35%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 28 0.21% 28 +50%
 Two Or More Races 266 1.14% 266 -14%

Zip Code 28120 Race/Ethnicity

 White 75.6%
 Black Or African American 14.3%
 Hispanic 4.9%
 Asian 1.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3%

Zip Code 28120 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1980715595
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households7708
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
48.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
75.0%
Median Household Income$54074
Income Under $50K Per Year44.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.00%
28120 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 10Patrick McHenryRepublican
North Carolina District 9Dan BishopRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

28120 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
108John TorbettRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$219673
Average Real Estate Sale Price$148602
Current Unemployment Level 6.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.1%
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 DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 28120 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30324047576569686249403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)50556372798689888272625371
Avg Precip (In.)4.063.794.513.053.833.743.873.373.773.73.43.3644.45
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC
CBSA Type28120
CBSA Population1793478
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours