ZIP Code 28208 - Charlotte North Carolina

ZIP Code 28208 is located in Charlotte North Carolina. 28208 is entirely within Mecklenburg County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Charlotte.

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ZIP Code 28208 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameCharlotte
Primary CountyMecklenburg County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)40,502
Area Code(s)704 / 980
Current Time

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28208 Demographics

28208 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in North Carolina based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 28208 is African American. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 28208 is African American. The current unemployment level in 28208 is 3.8%.

Population Growth Rate8.51%
Population Density1,868 People per Square Mile
Total Households13,041
Percentage High Income Households0.4%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$44,711
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$38,850
Current Unemployment Rate (February 2024)3.8%
Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 67.66%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 67.89%

28208 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American1090.27%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

28208 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American180.23%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander30.04%

28208 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,2277.71%
Bachelor Degree2,08013.07%
High School Diploma6,28239.47%
No High School Diploma6233.91%
GED or Alternate7264.56%
1 or More Years of College3,13419.69%
Associates Degree1,2437.81%
Masters Degree4612.9%
Professional Degree1100.69%
Doctorate Degree290.18%

28208 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 28208
Neighborhoods in 28208
RegionMetro Charlotte
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaCharlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area22 Square Miles

28208 Politics

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North Carolina State Senate Districts in 28208
North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts in 28208

28208 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Average First Frost DateNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateApril 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion45b - Southern Outer Piedmont

28208 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)31334048576670696250413450
Avg Max Temp (°F)51556472798690888272625371
Avg Precip (In.)4.063.684.493.013.723.563.843.613.833.673.383.2944.15

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