Zip Code 28128 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNorwood
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Stanly
Area Code704 / 980
Current Population:7476
Racial Majority:White 82.87%
Public School Racial Majority:White 79.1%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$45347
Average Adjusted Gross Income$56100
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time24.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range276 - 561 ft.
Area72 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.21455500, -80.15833500

Zip Code 28128 Description

Zip Code 28128 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28128 is primarily located in Stanly County. The official US Postal Service name for 28128 is NORWOOD, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28128 are contained within or border the city limits of Norwood, NC, . Zip code 28128 is within area code 980, area code 704 and area code 910. 28128 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28128 is 5.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28128 decreased to 7476 from 7604 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28128 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28128 public schools is White. 56% of students in 28128 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5429 82.87% 6014 -10%
 Black Or African American 803 12.26% 1028 -22%
 Hispanic 188 2.87% 243 -23%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 48 0.73% 27 +78%
 Asian 18 0.27% 100 -82%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 61 0.99% 61 +7%

Zip Code 28128 Race/Ethnicity

 White 79.1%
 Black Or African American 10.5%
 Hispanic 6.7%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 28128 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population74767604
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households3007
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$45347
Income Under $50K Per Year54.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.10%
28128 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 8Richard HudsonRepublican
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28128 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
67Clayton SasserRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$190836
Average Real Estate Sale Price$118043
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
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 28128 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)30334047566569686249403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)52566574808690888373645572
Avg Precip (In.)4.383.724.453.043.864.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Albemarle, NC
CBSA Type28128
CBSA Population60892
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours