Zip Code 28150 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameShelby
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cleveland
Secondary County: Rutherford
Area Code704 / 980
Alternate Zip Code NamesKINGSTOWN
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesPATTERSON SPRINGS
Current Population:28098
Racial Majority:White 61.8%
Public School Racial Majority:White 57.5%
Unemployment Rate:4.9%
Median Household Income$40535
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53960
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range781 - 1079 ft.
Area111 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.34893200, -81.57815900

Zip Code 28150 Description

Zip Code 28150 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28150 is primarily located in Cleveland County. Portions of 28150 are also located in Rutherford County. The official US Postal Service name for 28150 is SHELBY, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28150 are contained within or border the city limits of Shelby, NC, Kingstown, NC, Polkville, NC, Lattimore, NC, Light Oak, NC, Waco, NC, and Fallston, NC. Zip code 28150 is within area code 980, area code 704 and area code 828. 28150 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28150 is 4.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28150 decreased to 28098 from 28690 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28150 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28150 public schools is White. 72.4% of students in 28150 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 17458 61.8% 17948 -3%
 Black Or African American 8737 30.93% 8632 +1%
 Hispanic 1212 4.29% 968 +25%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 101 0.36% 66 +53%
 Asian 239 0.85% 133 +80%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 10 -100%
 Other Race 17 0.37% 17 +518%
 Two Or More Races 324 1.41% 324 +23%

Zip Code 28150 Race/Ethnicity

 White 57.5%
 Black Or African American 31.9%
 Hispanic 6.6%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.3%

Zip Code 28150 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2809828690
Male Population47.90%
Female Population52.10%
Total Households11446
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40535
Income Under $50K Per Year59.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.50%
28150 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 10Patrick McHenryRepublican
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28150 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
110Kelly E. HastingsRepublican
111Tim MooreRepublican
112David RogersRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$140959
Average Real Estate Sale Price$109528
Current Unemployment Level 4.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.9%
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 28150 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28303744546266655845373046
Avg Max Temp (°F)49546271788488868071615270
Avg Precip (In.)4.343.874.873.414.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Shelby, NC
CBSA Type28150
CBSA Population99430
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours