Zip Code 28227 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCharlotte
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mecklenburg
Secondary County: Union
Area Code704 / 980
Current Population:49635
Racial Majority:White 52.19%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 38.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$63124
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57560
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time28.2 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range591 - 705 ft.
Area40 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.18991089, -80.64292908

Zip Code 28227 Description

Zip Code 28227 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28227 is primarily located in Mecklenburg County. Portions of 28227 are also located in Union County. The official US Postal Service name for 28227 is CHARLOTTE, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28227 are contained within or border the city limits of Mint Hill, NC, Charlotte, NC, and Matthews, NC. Zip code 28227 is within area code 980 and area code 704. 28227 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28227 is 5.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28227 increased to 49635 from 39535 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28227 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28227 public schools is Black. 58% of students in 28227 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 27914 52.19% 26685 +5%
 Black Or African American 13596 25.42% 12774 +6%
 Hispanic 8705 16.28% 7419 +17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 135 0.25% 269 -50%
 Asian 1485 2.78% 1253 +19%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 24 -100%
 Other Race 192 0.14% 192 -61%
 Two Or More Races 1019 2.94% 1019 +54%

Zip Code 28227 Race/Ethnicity

 White 32.3%
 Black Or African American 38.3%
 Hispanic 21.9%
 Asian 3.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 3.1%

Zip Code 28227 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4963539535
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households18539
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
58%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
83.3%
Median Household Income$63124
Income Under $50K Per Year34.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year43.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year21.20%
28227 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 9Dan BishopRepublican
North Carolina District 8Richard HudsonRepublican
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28227 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
69Dean ArpRepublican
99Nasif MajeedDemocrat
100John AutryDemocrat
103Rachel HuntDemocrat
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28227 North Carolina State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
36Paul NewtonRepublican
40Joyce WaddellDemocrat
41Natasha MarcusDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$188366
Average Real Estate Sale Price$157892
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
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 28227 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
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
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC
CBSA Type28227
CBSA Population1793478
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours