Zip Code 28457 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRocky Point
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pender
Area Code910
Current Population:9905
Racial Majority:White 65.53%
Public School Racial Majority:White 55.9%
Unemployment Rate:5.1%
Median Household Income$40365
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48160
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range3 - 49 ft.
Area135 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.44710400, -77.88071800

Zip Code 28457 Description

Zip Code 28457 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Wilmington metro area. Zip code 28457 is primarily located in Pender County. The official US Postal Service name for 28457 is ROCKY POINT, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28457 are contained within or border the city limits of Castle Hayne, NC, . The area code for zip code 28457 is 910. 28457 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28457 is 5.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28457 increased to 9905 from 8047 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28457 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28457 public schools is White. 73.7% of students in 28457 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6354 65.53% 6915 -8%
 Black Or African American 1724 17.78% 1463 +18%
 Hispanic 1209 12.47% 1227 -1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 125 1.29% 56 +123%
 Asian 61 0.63% 28 +118%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 13 0.11% 13 -15%
 Two Or More Races 203 2.19% 203 +4%

Zip Code 28457 Race/Ethnicity

 White 55.9%
 Black Or African American 16.7%
 Hispanic 23.6%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 3.1%

Zip Code 28457 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population99058047
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households3597
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
73.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$40365
Income Under $50K Per Year60.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.90%
28457 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 3Greg MurphyRepublican
North Carolina District 7David RouzerRepublican
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28457 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
16Carson Smith Jr.Republican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$145583
Average Real Estate Sale Price$120481
Current Unemployment Level 5.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63h - Carolina Flatwoods
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 28457 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)34354249586670696452433651
Avg Max Temp (°F)56596774818790888475685974
Avg Precip (In.)4.723.74.343.074.445.097.627.196.663.173.173.8457.01
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Wilmington, NC
CBSA Type28457
CBSA Population367101
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours