Zip Code 28512 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAtlantic Beach
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Carteret
Area Code252
Alternate Zip Code NamesATLANTIC BCH
INDIAN BEACH
PINE KNOLL SHORES
PKS
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesATLANTICBEACH
FORT MACON COAST GUARD BASE
Current Population:2896
Racial Majority:White 93.82%
Unemployment Rate:3.0%
Median Household Income$54570
Average Adjusted Gross Income$89450
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time23.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range0 - 3 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.69864900, -76.77451500

Zip Code 28512 Description

Zip Code 28512 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greenville - New Bern - Washington metro area. Zip code 28512 is primarily located in Carteret County. The official US Postal Service name for 28512 is ATLANTIC BEACH, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28512 are contained within or border the city limits of Pine Knoll Shores, NC, Atlantic Beach, NC, and Indian Beach, NC. The area code for zip code 28512 is 252. 28512 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28512 is 3.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28512 decreased to 2896 from 3538 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28512 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28512 public schools is . % of students in 28512 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3084 93.82% 2742 +12%
 Black Or African American 27 0.82% 27 +0%
 Hispanic 82 2.49% 37 +122%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.97% 8 +300%
 Asian 47 1.43% 28 +68%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 10 0% 10 -100%
 Two Or More Races 41 0.46% 41 -63%

Zip Code 28512 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 28512 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population28963538
Male Population51.60%
Female Population48.40%
Total Households1516
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$54570
Income Under $50K Per Year44.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.90%
28512 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 3Greg MurphyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$482708
Average Real Estate Sale Price$382315
Current Unemployment Level 3.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 28512 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
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
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Morehead City, NC
CBSA Type28512
CBSA Population64494
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours