ZIP Code 28530 - Grifton Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameGrifton
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lenoir
Secondary County: Pitt
Area Code252
Current Population:7332
Racial Majority:White 54.59%
Public School Racial Majority:White 38.9%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$40835
Average Adjusted Gross Income$41810
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time24.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range13 - 69 ft.
Area73 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.36744600, -77.41240600

Map of ZIP Code 28530 Border

Zip Code 28530 Description

Zip Code 28530 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greenville - New Bern - Washington metro area. Zip code 28530 is primarily located in Lenoir County. Portions of 28530 are also located in Pitt County. The official US Postal Service name for 28530 is GRIFTON, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28530 are contained within or border the city limits of Grifton, NC, . The area code for zip code 28530 is 252. 28530 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28530 is 3.7% 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 28530 increased to 7332 from 6147 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28530 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28530 public schools is White. 78.9% of students in 28530 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3916 54.59% 3859 +1%
 Black Or African American 2139 29.82% 2723 -21%
 Hispanic 1070 14.92% 601 +78%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.6% 10 +330%
 Asian 0 0% 24 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 8 0% 8 -100%
 Two Or More Races 106 0.07% 106 -95%

Zip Code 28530 Race/Ethnicity

 White 38.9%
 Black Or African American 37%
 Hispanic 18.7%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 4.6%

Zip Code 28530 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population73326147
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households2859
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40835
Income Under $50K Per Year63.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.70%
28530 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 3Greg MurphyRepublican
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28530 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
8Kandie SmithDemocrat
9Greg MurphyRepublican
10John R. Bell IVRepublican
12Chris HumphreyRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$101945
Average Real Estate Sale Price$65757
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
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 65p - Southeastern Floodplains and Low Terraces
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 28530 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)32344048576570686250423550
Avg Max Temp (°F)54586675818791898476675874
Avg Precip (In.)4.483.464.273.324.074.485.635.775.323.352.893.4250.45
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Greenville, NC
CBSA Type28530
CBSA Population183635
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 28530
North Lenoir High SchoolLenoir
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 28530
Contentnea Middle SchoolLenoir
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 28530
Contentnea Elementary SchoolLenoir