ZIP Code 28227 - Charlotte North Carolina

ZIP Code 28227 is located in Charlotte North Carolina. Portions of 28227 are also in Mint Hill and Fairview and Matthews and Goose Creek Township. 28227 is primarily within Mecklenburg County, with some portions in Union County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Charlotte.

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ZIP Code 28227 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameCharlotte
Primary CountyMecklenburg County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)59,904
Area Code(s)704 / 980
Current Time

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28227 Demographics

28227 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 28227 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 28227 is African American. The current unemployment level in 28227 is 3.6%.

Population Growth Rate4.69%
Population Density1,502 People per Square Mile
Total Households18,527
Percentage High Income Households3.0%
Median Household Income (2021)$65,198
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$60,770
Current Unemployment Rate (March 2024)3.6%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 50.25%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 34.81%

28227 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American1080.18%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

28227 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American230.31%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander130.18%

28227 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College2,3548.14%
Bachelor Degree6,46822.37%
High School Diploma7,53826.07%
No High School Diploma4521.56%
GED or Alternate1,0163.51%
1 or More Years of College5,71419.76%
Associates Degree2,8389.81%
Masters Degree1,9026.58%
Professional Degree4171.44%
Doctorate Degree2160.75%

28227 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 28227
Neighborhoods in 28227
RegionMetro Charlotte
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaCharlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area40 Square Miles

28227 Politics

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28227 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

28227 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)30323947566469676148393249
Avg Max Temp (°F)51556472798690888273635471
Avg Precip (In.)4.33.734.633.133.723.964.253.864.073.743.383.4146.18

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