ZIP Code 28138 - Rockwell North Carolina

ZIP Code 28138 is located in Rockwell North Carolina. Portions of 28138 are also in Gold Hill Township and Litaker Township and China Grove Township and Providence Township (Rowan County). 28138 is primarily within Rowan County, with some portions in Cabarrus County. Regionally, 28138 is located in Metro Charlotte.

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ZIP Code 28138 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameRockwell
Primary CountyRowan County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)10,013
Area Code(s)704 / 980
Current Time

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28138 Demographics

28138 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in North Carolina based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 28138 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 28138 is White. The current unemployment level in 28138 is 3.3%.

Population Growth Rate0.39%
Population Density218 People per Square Mile
Total Households3,834
Percentage High Income Households0.8%
Median Household Income (2021)$54,623
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$392,530
Current Unemployment Rate (June 2024)3.3%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 94.82%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 85.30%

28138 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American240.24%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

28138 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American00%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

28138 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College5509.3%
Bachelor Degree5719.66%
High School Diploma2,26038.23%
No High School Diploma1001.69%
GED or Alternate5629.51%
1 or More Years of College1,11618.88%
Associates Degree5188.76%
Masters Degree1572.66%
Professional Degree520.88%
Doctorate Degree260.44%

28138 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 28138
RegionMetro Charlotte
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaCharlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area46 Square Miles

28138 Politics

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28138 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Average First Frost DateOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateApril 11 - 20
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion45b - Southern Outer Piedmont

28138 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28303845556367665947383147
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546372798689888272625371
Avg Precip (In.)4.063.624.453.383.944.144.143.643.963.733.263.3145.64

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