Zip Code 28138 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRockwell
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Rowan
Secondary County: Cabarrus
Area Code704 / 980
Current Population:10495
Racial Majority:White 93.86%
Public School Racial Majority:White 90.9%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$48071
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54750
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time24.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range712 - 814 ft.
Area46 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.52014800, -80.44199300

Zip Code 28138 Description

Zip Code 28138 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28138 is primarily located in Rowan County. Portions of 28138 are also located in Cabarrus County. The official US Postal Service name for 28138 is ROCKWELL, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28138 are contained within or border the city limits of Rockwell, NC, . Zip code 28138 is within area code 704 and area code 980. 28138 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28138 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28138 increased to 10495 from 10073 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28138 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28138 public schools is White. 56.4% of students in 28138 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 9365 93.86% 9832 -5%
 Black Or African American 47 0.47% 153 -69%
 Hispanic 426 4.27% 306 +39%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.16% 22 -27%
 Asian 3 0.03% 46 -93%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 8 0.2% 8 +150%
 Two Or More Races 120 1.01% 120 -16%

Zip Code 28138 Race/Ethnicity

 White 90.9%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 5.4%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 28138 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1049510073
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households4021
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$48071
Income Under $50K Per Year52.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.50%
28138 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 8Richard HudsonRepublican
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28138 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
76Harry WarrenRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$183614
Average Real Estate Sale Price$134947
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.7%
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 DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 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
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Salisbury, NC
CBSA Type28138
CBSA Population142013
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours