Zip Code 28262 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCharlotte
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mecklenburg
Secondary County: Cabarrus
Area Code704 / 980
Current Population:37547
Racial Majority:White 32.77%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 60.7%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$69433
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48080
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time23.3 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range597 - 699 ft.
Area22 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.32487869, -80.74263763

Zip Code 28262 Description

Zip Code 28262 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28262 is primarily located in Mecklenburg County. Portions of 28262 are also located in Cabarrus County. The official US Postal Service name for 28262 is CHARLOTTE, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28262 are contained within or border the city limits of Charlotte, NC, Concord, NC, and Harrisburg, NC. Zip code 28262 is within area code 980 and area code 704. 28262 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28262 is 8.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28262 increased to 37547 from 18168 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28262 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28262 public schools is Black. 65.5% of students in 28262 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 13599 32.77% 13834 -2%
 Black Or African American 17418 41.97% 14587 +19%
 Hispanic 3355 8.08% 3329 +1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 155 0.37% 147 +5%
 Asian 5819 14.02% 4566 +27%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 13 -100%
 Other Race 132 0.42% 132 +33%
 Two Or More Races 939 2.35% 939 +4%

Zip Code 28262 Race/Ethnicity

 White 10.8%
 Black Or African American 60.7%
 Hispanic 18.7%
 Asian 6.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 2.8%

Zip Code 28262 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3754718168
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households14012
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
65.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
87.5%
Median Household Income$69433
Income Under $50K Per Year32.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year25.30%
28262 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 12Alma AdamsDemocrat
North Carolina District 9Dan BishopRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

28262 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
106Carla CunninghamDemocrat
107Kelly AlexanderDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$151230
Average Real Estate Sale Price$128122
Current Unemployment Level 8.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.3%
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 28262 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)29313946566468676048393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)50556372798690888273635371
Avg Precip (In.)4.23.674.553.183.823.924.143.6343.753.393.3745.63
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC
CBSA Type28262
CBSA Population1793478
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours