ZIP Code 28512 - Atlantic Beach North Carolina

ZIP Code 28512 is located in Atlantic Beach North Carolina. Portions of 28512 are also in Indian Beach and Pine Knoll Shores and Morehead Township (Carteret County). 28512 is entirely within Carteret County. Regionally, 28512 is located in the Eastern Carolina Region.

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ZIP Code 28512 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameAtlantic Beach
Primary CountyCarteret County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)3,414
Area Code(s)252
Current Time

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28512 Demographics

28512 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in North Carolina based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 28512 is White. The current unemployment level in 28512 is 3.3%.

Population Growth Rate0.88%
Population Density499 People per Square Mile
Total Households1,686
Percentage High Income Households3.7%
Median Household Income (2021)$72,059
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$631,450
Current Unemployment Rate (July 2024)3.3%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 97.03%

28512 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American60.18%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

28512 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College2047.91%
Bachelor Degree70827.46%
High School Diploma46818.15%
No High School Diploma230.89%
GED or Alternate341.32%
1 or More Years of College50619.63%
Associates Degree30911.99%
Masters Degree25810.01%
Professional Degree441.71%
Doctorate Degree240.93%

28512 Geography

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RegionEastern Carolina Region
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaMorehead City, NC
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area7 Square Miles

28512 Politics

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28512 Schools

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28512 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Average First Frost DateNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DateMarch 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion63g - Carolinian Barrier Islands and Coastal Marshes

28512 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)36374351606872716655463954
Avg Max Temp (°F)57596572798588888476686073
Avg Precip (In.)5.323.994.292.954.564.065.987.376.384.3444.5157.76

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