Zip Code 28270 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCharlotte
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mecklenburg
Area Code704 / 980
Current Population:31525
Racial Majority:White 77.26%
Public School Racial Majority:White 65.3%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$99267
Average Adjusted Gross Income$126330
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time26.2 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range659 - 715 ft.
Area12 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.11413956, -80.76193237

Zip Code 28270 Description

Zip Code 28270 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28270 is primarily located in Mecklenburg County. The official US Postal Service name for 28270 is CHARLOTTE, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28270 are contained within or border the city limits of Charlotte, NC, Matthews, NC, . Zip code 28270 is within area code 980 and area code 704. 28270 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28270 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 28270 increased to 31525 from 25941 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28270 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28270 public schools is White. 18.9% of students in 28270 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 25228 77.26% 24406 +3%
 Black Or African American 2532 7.75% 2938 -14%
 Hispanic 2185 6.69% 1866 +17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 152 0.47% 65 +134%
 Asian 1503 4.6% 1576 -5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.05% 2 +700%
 Other Race 127 0.38% 127 -2%
 Two Or More Races 545 2.8% 545 +68%

Zip Code 28270 Race/Ethnicity

 White 65.3%
 Black Or African American 14.9%
 Hispanic 8%
 Asian 8.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 2.8%

Zip Code 28270 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3152525941
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households12251
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
18.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
33.3%
Median Household Income$99267
Income Under $50K Per Year18.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year49.60%
28270 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 9Dan BishopRepublican
North Carolina District 12Alma AdamsDemocrat
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28270 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
104Brandon LoftonDemocrat
105Wesley HarrisDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$317834
Average Real Estate Sale Price$290414
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 7b: 5F to 10F
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 28270 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30334047566569686149403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)51566473798690888272635471
Avg Precip (In.)4.343.774.683.093.633.894.173.924.083.73.413.4346.11
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC
CBSA Type28270
CBSA Population1793478
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours