Zip Code 28147 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSalisbury
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Rowan
Area Code704 / 980
Current Population:24697
Racial Majority:White 65.5%
Public School Racial Majority:White 42.2%
Unemployment Rate:8.7%
Median Household Income$50225
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50410
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time22 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range699 - 791 ft.
Area75 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.68018300, -80.56293800

Zip Code 28147 Description

Zip Code 28147 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28147 is primarily located in Rowan County. The official US Postal Service name for 28147 is SALISBURY, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28147 are contained within or border the city limits of Salisbury, NC, . Zip code 28147 is within area code 980 and area code 704. 28147 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28147 is 8.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28147 increased to 24697 from 21864 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28147 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28147 public schools is White. 71.2% of students in 28147 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 16716 65.5% 16446 +2%
 Black Or African American 4108 16.1% 3975 +3%
 Hispanic 4139 16.22% 3573 +16%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.15% 59 -36%
 Asian 214 0.84% 298 -28%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 12 -100%
 Other Race 27 0% 27 -100%
 Two Or More Races 307 1.2% 307 +0%

Zip Code 28147 Race/Ethnicity

 White 42.2%
 Black Or African American 26%
 Hispanic 26.1%
 Asian 1.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 4%

Zip Code 28147 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2469721864
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households9011
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
71.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$50225
Income Under $50K Per Year49.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.90%
28147 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 5Virginia FoxxRepublican
North Carolina District 12Alma AdamsDemocrat
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28147 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
77Julia C. HowardRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$155201
Average Real Estate Sale Price$140850
Current Unemployment Level 8.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
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 28147 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28303845546367665946373047
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546372798689878272625371
Avg Precip (In.)3.843.614.363.433.763.993.683.473.823.643.163.2243.99
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Salisbury, NC
CBSA Type28147
CBSA Population142013
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours