Zip Code 28137 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRichfield
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Stanly
Secondary County: Rowan
Area Code704 / 980
Current Population:3120
Racial Majority:White 93.47%
Public School Racial Majority:White 84.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.9%
Median Household Income$42649
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52710
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range607 - 807 ft.
Area50 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.49804600, -80.26023200

Zip Code 28137 Description

Zip Code 28137 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28137 is primarily located in Stanly County. Portions of 28137 are also located in Rowan County. The official US Postal Service name for 28137 is RICHFIELD, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28137 are contained within or border the city limits of Richfield, NC, . Zip code 28137 is within area code 980 and area code 704. 28137 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28137 is 5.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is higher 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 28137 increased to 3120 from 2777 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28137 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28137 public schools is White. 50.7% of students in 28137 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2792 93.47% 2852 -2%
 Black Or African American 133 4.45% 92 +45%
 Hispanic 29 0.97% 41 -29%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.17% 13 -62%
 Asian 22 0.74% 83 -73%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0.03% 1 +0%
 Two Or More Races 38 0.17% 38 -87%

Zip Code 28137 Race/Ethnicity

 White 84.6%
 Black Or African American 6.8%
 Hispanic 1.2%
 Asian 4.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.3%

Zip Code 28137 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population31202777
Male Population52.70%
Female Population47.30%
Total Households1128
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$42649
Income Under $50K Per Year60.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.30%
28137 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 8Richard HudsonRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$293292
Average Real Estate Sale Price$118238
Current Unemployment Level 5.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 28137 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28303745556368665947383147
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546372798689888272625371
Avg Precip (In.)4.293.664.653.314.134.274.774.034.233.673.293.3547.65
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Albemarle, NC
CBSA Type28137
CBSA Population60892
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours