ZIP Code 28428 - Carolina Beach Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameCarolina Beach
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: New Hanover
Area Code910
Current Population:6033
Racial Majority:White 90.85%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.9%
Unemployment Rate:2.9%
Median Household Income$45978
Average Adjusted Gross Income$83800
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time27.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range3 - 3 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.03126100, -77.91055400

Zip Code 28428 Profile

ZIP Code 28428 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Wilmington metro area. ZIP code 28428 is primarily located in New Hanover County. The official US Postal Service name for 28428 is CAROLINA BEACH, North Carolina. Portions of ZIP code 28428 are contained within or border the city limits of Carolina Beach, NC, Kure Beach, NC, . The area code for ZIP code 28428 is 910. 28428 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28428 is 2.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28428 increased to 6033 from 5154 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28428 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28428 public schools is White. 36.9% of students in 28428 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5797 90.85% 5743 +1%
 Black Or African American 116 1.82% 42 +176%
 Hispanic 106 1.66% 104 +2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 40 -100%
 Asian 11 0.17% 22 -50%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 4 0.09% 4 +50%
 Two Or More Races 76 5.41% 76 +354%

Zip Code 28428 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.9%
 Black Or African American 2%
 Hispanic 2.7%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 28428 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population60335154
Male Population50.80%
Female Population49.20%
Total Households2827
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
36.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$45978
Income Under $50K Per Year55.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.90%
28428 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 7David RouzerRepublican
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28428 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
19Ted Davis, Jr.Republican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$326571
Average Real Estate Sale Price$221102
Current Unemployment Level 2.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63g - Carolinian Barrier Islands and Coastal Marshes
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 28428 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)34354249586671696451433652
Avg Max Temp (°F)56596572798589888476685973
Avg Precip (In.)5.114.064.423.064.225.056.857.488.383.723.44.1159.86
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Wilmington, NC
CBSA Type28428
CBSA Population367101
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 28428
Eugene Ashley High SchoolNew Hanover
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 28428
Charles P Murray Middle SchoolNew Hanover
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 28428
Carolina Beach Elementary SchoolNew Hanover