ZIP Code 28504 - Kinston Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameKinston
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lenoir
Secondary County: Jones
Area Code252
Current Population:21642
Racial Majority:White 61.05%
Public School Racial Majority:White 52.7%
Unemployment Rate:4.9%
Median Household Income$47814
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52280
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time21.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range30 - 102 ft.
Area118 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.23128900, -77.63732400

Map of ZIP Code 28504 Border

Zip Code 28504 Description

Zip Code 28504 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greenville - New Bern - Washington metro area. Zip code 28504 is primarily located in Lenoir County. Portions of 28504 are also located in Jones County. The official US Postal Service name for 28504 is KINSTON, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28504 are contained within or border the city limits of Kinston, NC, . The area code for zip code 28504 is 252. 28504 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28504 is 4.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28504 increased to 21642 from 21535 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28504 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28504 public schools is White. 68.3% of students in 28504 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 12535 61.05% 13734 -9%
 Black Or African American 6114 29.78% 6171 -1%
 Hispanic 1227 5.98% 1280 -4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 52 0.25% 73 -29%
 Asian 191 0.93% 120 +59%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.07% 7 +114%
 Other Race 30 0% 30 -100%
 Two Or More Races 227 1.94% 227 +76%

Zip Code 28504 Race/Ethnicity

 White 52.7%
 Black Or African American 29.7%
 Hispanic 13.4%
 Asian 1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 2.7%

Zip Code 28504 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2164221535
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households8784
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$47814
Income Under $50K Per Year52.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.40%
28504 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 7David RouzerRepublican
North Carolina District 1G. K. ButterfieldDemocrat
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28504 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
10John R. Bell IVRepublican
12Chris HumphreyRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$136553
Average Real Estate Sale Price$114909
Current Unemployment Level 4.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65p - Southeastern Floodplains and Low Terraces
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 28504 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)31334048576570686249413450
Avg Max Temp (°F)53576574818790888474665773
Avg Precip (In.)4.483.454.33.394.084.565.835.755.423.42.863.5151.04
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Kinston, NC
CBSA Type28504
CBSA Population57180
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours