ZIP Code 28226 - Charlotte North Carolina

ZIP Code 28226 is located in Charlotte North Carolina. Portions of 28226 are also in Pineville. 28226 is entirely within Mecklenburg County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Charlotte.

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ZIP Code 28226 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameCharlotte
Primary CountyMecklenburg County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)38,475
Area Code(s)704 / 980
Current Time

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28226 Demographics

28226 can be classified socioeconomically as 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 28226 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 28226 is White. The current unemployment level in 28226 is 3.8%.

Population Growth Rate-0.27%
Population Density2,544 People per Square Mile
Total Households15,546
Percentage High Income Households13.6%
Median Household Income (2021)$107,603
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$712,410
Current Unemployment Rate (May 2024)3.8%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 80.78%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 57.57%

28226 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American10%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

28226 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American30.17%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

28226 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,5626.16%
Bachelor Degree9,89439.01%
High School Diploma3,12512.32%
No High School Diploma1120.44%
GED or Alternate2831.12%
1 or More Years of College3,91115.42%
Associates Degree1,8927.46%
Masters Degree3,21812.69%
Professional Degree1,0194.02%
Doctorate Degree3471.37%

28226 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 28226
Neighborhoods in 28226
RegionMetro Charlotte
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaCharlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area15 Square Miles

28226 Politics

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28226 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Average First Frost DateNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateApril 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion45b - Southern Outer Piedmont

28226 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)31334048576670686250413350
Avg Max Temp (°F)51566473798690888273635471
Avg Precip (In.)4.283.774.673.073.623.784.083.874.043.673.433.445.69

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