Zip Code 28212 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCharlotte
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mecklenburg
Area Code704 / 980
Current Population:38457
Racial Majority:White 20.67%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 44.2%
Unemployment Rate:13.0%
Median Household Income$46774
Average Adjusted Gross Income$30170
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time26.3 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range663 - 745 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.18690109, -80.74609375

Zip Code 28212 Description

Zip Code 28212 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28212 is primarily located in Mecklenburg County. The official US Postal Service name for 28212 is CHARLOTTE, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28212 are contained within or border the city limits of Charlotte, NC, . Zip code 28212 is within area code 704 and area code 980. 28212 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28212 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 28212 increased to 38457 from 35367 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28212 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28212 public schools is Black. 78.2% of students in 28212 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8362 20.67% 8667 -4%
 Black Or African American 17171 42.45% 16466 +4%
 Hispanic 11336 28.02% 10775 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 93 0.23% 138 -33%
 Asian 2647 6.54% 1403 +89%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 136 0.34% 50 +172%
 Other Race 168 0.19% 168 -55%
 Two Or More Races 790 1.56% 790 -20%

Zip Code 28212 Race/Ethnicity

 White 12.2%
 Black Or African American 44.2%
 Hispanic 34%
 Asian 6.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 2.6%

Zip Code 28212 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3845735367
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households14777
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
78.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$46774
Income Under $50K Per Year53.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.70%
28212 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 12Alma AdamsDemocrat
North Carolina District 9Dan BishopRepublican
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28212 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
99Nasif MajeedDemocrat
100John AutryDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$108698
Average Real Estate Sale Price$159155
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 28212 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30323947566569686149393249
Avg Max Temp (°F)50556372798690888272625371
Avg Precip (In.)4.243.734.613.093.723.834.13.774.013.73.383.3945.56
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC
CBSA Type28212
CBSA Population1793478
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours