ZIP Code 28520 - Cedar Island Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameCedar Island
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Carteret
Area Code252
Current Population:327
Racial Majority:White 90.14%
Unemployment Rate:3.0%
Median Household Income$55717
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48550
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time44.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range0 - 3 ft.
Area26 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.96811300, -76.28964800

Zip Code 28520 Profile

ZIP Code 28520 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greenville - New Bern - Washington metro area. ZIP code 28520 is primarily located in Carteret County. The official US Postal Service name for 28520 is CEDAR ISLAND, North Carolina. Portions of ZIP code 28520 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for ZIP code 28520 is 252. 28520 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28520 is 3.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28520 decreased to 327 from 328 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28520 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28520 public schools is . % of students in 28520 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 384 90.14% 320 +20%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 0 0% 6 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 12 2.82% 1 +1100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 0 7.04% 0 +0%

Zip Code 28520 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 28520 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population327328
Male Population50.80%
Female Population49.20%
Total Households140
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$55717
Income Under $50K Per Year41.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year43.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.40%
28520 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 3Greg MurphyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$187000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$125750
Current Unemployment Level 3.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.5%
28511 - Atlantic
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
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 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 28520 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)37394552616872726857484155
Avg Max Temp (°F)54566372798589878273655772
Avg Precip (In.)5.283.544.623.244.154.396.27.056.444.413.864.4657.63
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Morehead City, NC
CBSA Type28520
CBSA Population64494
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 28520
East Carteret High SchoolCarteret
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 28520
Down East Middle SchoolCarteret
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 28520
Atlantic Elementary SchoolCarteret