ZIP Code 28480 - Wrightsville Beach Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameWrightsville Beach
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: New Hanover
Area Code910
Current Population:2473
Racial Majority:White 97.31%
Public School Racial Majority:White 89%
Unemployment Rate:3.1%
Median Household Income$76184
Average Adjusted Gross Income$204750
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time19.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range0 - 7 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.22309200, -77.79627500

Zip Code 28480 Profile

ZIP Code 28480 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Wilmington metro area. ZIP code 28480 is primarily located in New Hanover County. The official US Postal Service name for 28480 is WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, North Carolina. Portions of ZIP code 28480 are contained within or border the city limits of Wrightsville Beach, NC, . The area code for ZIP code 28480 is 910. 28480 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28480 is 3.1% 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 28480 decreased to 2473 from 2564 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28480 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28480 public schools is White. 11% of students in 28480 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2457 97.31% 2398 +2%
 Black Or African American 1 0.04% 8 -88%
 Hispanic 41 1.62% 27 +52%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 3 0.12% 16 -81%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 16 0.91% 16 +44%

Zip Code 28480 Race/Ethnicity

 White 89%
 Black Or African American 1.2%
 Hispanic 6.1%
 Asian 1.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.3%

Zip Code 28480 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population24732564
Male Population53.10%
Female Population46.90%
Total Households1147
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$76184
Income Under $50K Per Year34.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year33.10%
28480 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 7David RouzerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$1162607
Average Real Estate Sale Price$774737
Current Unemployment Level 3.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.7%
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 DatesRare
Average Last Frost DatesRare

Zip Code 28480 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)35364350596771706553443752
Avg Max Temp (°F)56596674808690888476685974
Avg Precip (In.)4.733.774.333.024.395.157.457.297.053.313.293.957.7
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Wilmington, NC
CBSA Type28480
CBSA Population367101
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours