ZIP Code 28538 - Hookerton Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameHookerton
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Greene
Secondary County: Lenoir
Area Code252
Current Population:2175
Racial Majority:White 49.45%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$35515
Average Adjusted Gross Income$40700
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time24.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range33 - 66 ft.
Area34 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.42336800, -77.55673800

Map of ZIP Code 28538 Border

Zip Code 28538 Description

Zip Code 28538 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greenville - New Bern - Washington metro area. Zip code 28538 is primarily located in Greene County. Portions of 28538 are also located in Lenoir County. The official US Postal Service name for 28538 is HOOKERTON, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28538 are contained within or border the city limits of Hookerton, NC, . The area code for zip code 28538 is 252. 28538 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28538 is 3.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% and is lower 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 28538 decreased to 2175 from 2341 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28538 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28538 public schools is . % of students in 28538 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1116 49.45% 1030 +8%
 Black Or African American 962 42.62% 794 +21%
 Hispanic 82 3.63% 315 -74%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 1.64% 6 +517%
 Asian 0 0% 5 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 23 2.66% 23 +161%

Zip Code 28538 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 28538 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population21752341
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households864
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$35515
Income Under $50K Per Year68.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.40%
28538 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 3Greg MurphyRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$61500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$117250
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
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 28538 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)32344048576570686250423550
Avg Max Temp (°F)54586675828891898476675874
Avg Precip (In.)4.433.464.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Greenville, NC
CBSA Type28538
CBSA Population183635
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours