Zip Code 28204 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCharlotte
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mecklenburg
Area Code704 / 980
Current Population:4796
Racial Majority:White 65.42%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 62.1%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$45069
Average Adjusted Gross Income$92400
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time15.9 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range719 - 719 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.21559906, -80.82644653

Zip Code 28204 Description

Zip Code 28204 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28204 is primarily located in Mecklenburg County. The official US Postal Service name for 28204 is CHARLOTTE, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28204 are contained within or border the city limits of Charlotte, NC, . Zip code 28204 is within area code 704 and area code 980. 28204 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28204 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 28204 decreased to 4796 from 4900 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28204 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28204 public schools is Black. 41.9% of students in 28204 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3615 65.42% 3203 +13%
 Black Or African American 1425 25.79% 1286 +11%
 Hispanic 171 3.09% 141 +21%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.29% 13 +23%
 Asian 209 3.78% 75 +179%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 10 0% 10 -100%
 Two Or More Races 68 1.63% 68 +32%

Zip Code 28204 Race/Ethnicity

 White 21.5%
 Black Or African American 62.1%
 Hispanic 6.7%
 Asian 5.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 3.5%

Zip Code 28204 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population47964900
Male Population47.20%
Female Population52.80%
Total Households2516
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
41.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$45069
Income Under $50K Per Year52.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year21.10%
28204 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 9Dan BishopRepublican
North Carolina District 12Alma AdamsDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$271805
Average Real Estate Sale Price$344872
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 28204 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)31334048576570686250403350
Avg Max Temp (°F)50556372798690888272625371
Avg Precip (In.)4.153.714.553.043.73.663.923.73.923.683.393.3344.75
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC
CBSA Type28204
CBSA Population1793478
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 28204
Myers Park High SchoolMecklenburg
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 28204
Alexander Graham Middle SchoolMecklenburg
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 28204
Dilworth Elementary SchoolMecklenburg