ZIP Code 28173 - Waxhaw Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameWaxhaw
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Union
Area Code704 / 980
Current Population:45097
Racial Majority:White 83.72%
Public School Racial Majority:White 81.4%
Unemployment Rate:2.7%
Median Household Income$79102
Average Adjusted Gross Income$146060
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time30.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range515 - 669 ft.
Area110 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.91668600, -80.73008600

Zip Code 28173 Profile

ZIP Code 28173 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. ZIP code 28173 is primarily located in Union County. The official US Postal Service name for 28173 is WAXHAW, North Carolina. Portions of ZIP code 28173 are contained within or border the city limits of Mineral Springs, NC, Weddington, NC, Marvin, NC, Wesley Chapel, NC, Waxhaw, NC, JAARS, NC, and Charlotte, NC. ZIP code 28173 is within area code 980 and area code 704. 28173 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28173 is 2.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28173 increased to 45097 from 17732 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28173 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28173 public schools is White. 9.9% of students in 28173 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 39546 83.72% 37728 +5%
 Black Or African American 2874 6.08% 3227 -11%
 Hispanic 2426 5.14% 1959 +24%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 145 0.31% 72 +101%
 Asian 1456 3.08% 1257 +16%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 61 0.13% 16 +281%
 Other Race 95 0.06% 95 -68%
 Two Or More Races 743 1.47% 743 -6%

Zip Code 28173 Race/Ethnicity

 White 81.4%
 Black Or African American 6.8%
 Hispanic 5.1%
 Asian 4.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 28173 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population4509717732
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households14081
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$79102
Income Under $50K Per Year27.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year37.20%
28173 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 9Dan BishopRepublican
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28173 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
55Mark BrodyRepublican
68D. Craig HornRepublican
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28173 North Carolina State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
35Todd JohnsonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$475501
Average Real Estate Sale Price$345907
Current Unemployment Level 2.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45c - Carolina Slate Belt
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 28173 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)31334048576569686249403350
Avg Max Temp (°F)52566573808790888273645572
Avg Precip (In.)4.523.84.763.113.464.084.434.224.133.653.423.4547.03
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC
CBSA Type28173
CBSA Population1793478
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Providence Crossing