ZIP Code 28526 - Dover Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameDover
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Craven
Secondary County: Lenoir
Area Code252
Current Population:2489
Racial Majority:White 53.05%
Unemployment Rate:3.6%
Median Household Income$29664
Average Adjusted Gross Income$41460
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time36.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range10 - 62 ft.
Area77 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.25557500, -77.39771700

Map of ZIP Code 28526 Border

Zip Code 28526 Description

Zip Code 28526 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greenville - New Bern - Washington metro area. Zip code 28526 is primarily located in Craven County. Portions of 28526 are also located in Lenoir County. The official US Postal Service name for 28526 is DOVER, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28526 are contained within or border the city limits of Dover, NC, . The area code for zip code 28526 is 252. 28526 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28526 is 3.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28526 increased to 2489 from 2486 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28526 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28526 public schools is . % of students in 28526 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1503 53.05% 1376 +9%
 Black Or African American 810 28.59% 910 -11%
 Hispanic 510 18% 157 +225%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 7 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 14 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.35% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 25 0% 25 -100%

Zip Code 28526 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 28526 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population24892486
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households1048
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$29664
Income Under $50K Per Year68.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.00%
28526 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 3Greg MurphyRepublican
North Carolina District 1G. K. ButterfieldDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$45600
Average Real Estate Sale Price$200000
Current Unemployment Level 3.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63h - Carolina Flatwoods
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 28526 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)32334048576570686249413450
Avg Max Temp (°F)53576573808689888374665673
Avg Precip (In.)4.573.484.313.44.14.655.945.935.433.392.883.5351.63
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Bern, NC
CBSA Type28526
CBSA Population122954
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours