Zip Code 28202 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCharlotte
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mecklenburg
Area Code704 / 980
Current Population:11195
Racial Majority:African American 24.06%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 64.6%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$44038
Average Adjusted Gross Income$110540
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time16.1 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range709 - 709 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.22724915, -80.84407043

Zip Code 28202 Description

Zip Code 28202 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28202 is primarily located in Mecklenburg County. The official US Postal Service name for 28202 is CHARLOTTE, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28202 are contained within or border the city limits of Charlotte, NC, . Zip code 28202 is within area code 980 and area code 704. 28202 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28202 is 8.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28202 increased to 11195 from 5032 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28202 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 28202 public schools is Black. 52.2% of students in 28202 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7031 66.57% 6471 +9%
 Black Or African American 2541 24.06% 3646 -30%
 Hispanic 461 4.36% 450 +2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 24 -100%
 Asian 352 3.33% 426 -17%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 22 0% 22 -100%
 Two Or More Races 153 1.68% 153 +16%

Zip Code 28202 Race/Ethnicity

 White 15.6%
 Black Or African American 64.6%
 Hispanic 10.6%
 Asian 5.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 3.2%

Zip Code 28202 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population111955032
Male Population57.10%
Female Population42.90%
Total Households5474
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
52.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$44038
Income Under $50K Per Year54.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year21.60%
28202 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 12Alma AdamsDemocrat
North Carolina District 9Dan BishopRepublican
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28202 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
102Becky CarneyDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$360305
Average Real Estate Sale Price$278697
Current Unemployment Level 8.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.3%
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 DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 28202 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30324047576569686249403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)50556372798689888272625371
Avg Precip (In.)4.153.74.543.053.723.663.923.643.913.683.383.3344.7
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC
CBSA Type28202
CBSA Population1793478
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 28202
Myers Park High SchoolMecklenburg
West Charlotte High SchoolMecklenburg