Zip Code 28206 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCharlotte
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mecklenburg
Area Code704 / 980
Current Population:11898
Racial Majority:African American 74.93%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 83.7%
Unemployment Rate:13.0%
Median Household Income$31799
Average Adjusted Gross Income$28260
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time24.8 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range725 - 748 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.25191879, -80.82105255

Zip Code 28206 Description

Zip Code 28206 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28206 is primarily located in Mecklenburg County. The official US Postal Service name for 28206 is CHARLOTTE, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28206 are contained within or border the city limits of Charlotte, NC, . Zip code 28206 is within area code 980 and area code 704. 28206 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28206 is 13.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 12.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28206 decreased to 11898 from 12539 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28206 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 28206 public schools is Black. 89% of students in 28206 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1088 9.04% 1234 -12%
 Black Or African American 9014 74.93% 8911 +1%
 Hispanic 1389 11.55% 1272 +9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 44 0.37% 41 +7%
 Asian 89 0.74% 267 -67%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 11 0.05% 11 -45%
 Two Or More Races 157 3.33% 157 +155%

Zip Code 28206 Race/Ethnicity

 White 3.5%
 Black Or African American 83.7%
 Hispanic 9.6%
 Asian 1.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 0.9%

Zip Code 28206 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1189812539
Male Population51.10%
Female Population48.90%
Total Households4103
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
89%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$31799
Income Under $50K Per Year75.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.00%
28206 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 12Alma AdamsDemocrat
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28206 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
106Carla CunninghamDemocrat
107Kelly AlexanderDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$94161
Average Real Estate Sale Price$64267
Current Unemployment Level 13.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.7%
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 28206 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 Type28206
CBSA Population1793478
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours