Zip Code 28129 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOakboro
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Stanly
Secondary County: Union
Area Code704 / 980
Current Population:5399
Racial Majority:White 87.95%
Public School Racial Majority:White 84.1%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$49917
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58340
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time30.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range387 - 600 ft.
Area45 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.23138200, -80.32963800

Zip Code 28129 Description

Zip Code 28129 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28129 is primarily located in Stanly County. Portions of 28129 are also located in Union County. The official US Postal Service name for 28129 is OAKBORO, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28129 are contained within or border the city limits of Oakboro, NC, . Zip code 28129 is within area code 980 and area code 704. 28129 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28129 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 28129 increased to 5399 from 4841 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28129 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28129 public schools is White. 40.3% of students in 28129 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4943 87.95% 4775 +4%
 Black Or African American 271 4.82% 261 +4%
 Hispanic 309 5.5% 266 +16%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 15 -100%
 Asian 87 1.55% 35 +149%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 42 0.18% 42 -76%

Zip Code 28129 Race/Ethnicity

 White 84.1%
 Black Or African American 2.5%
 Hispanic 9.3%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3%

Zip Code 28129 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population53994841
Male Population50.50%
Female Population49.50%
Total Households2177
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$49917
Income Under $50K Per Year50.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.80%
28129 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 8Richard HudsonRepublican
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28129 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
67Clayton SasserRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$165267
Average Real Estate Sale Price$140625
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.3%
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 28129 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)30323947566569676148393249
Avg Max Temp (°F)51566473808690888373645472
Avg Precip (In.)4.383.74.573.133.854.194.634.174.133.793.273.4147.21
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Albemarle, NC
CBSA Type28129
CBSA Population60892
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours