ZIP Code 28540 - Jacksonville North Carolina

ZIP Code 28540 is located in Jacksonville North Carolina. Portions of 28540 are also in Half Moon and Jacksonville Township and Camp Lejeune and Richlands Township and Stump Sound Township. 28540 is entirely within Onslow County. Regionally, it is located in the Wilmington Jacksonville Area.

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ZIP Code 28540 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameJacksonville
Primary CountyOnslow County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)50,207
Area Code(s)910
Current Time

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28540 Demographics

28540 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in North Carolina based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 28540 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 28540 is White. The current unemployment level in 28540 is 4.6%.

Population Growth Rate3.31%
Population Density274 People per Square Mile
Total Households17,824
Percentage High Income Households1.6%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$52,263
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$48,890
Current Unemployment Rate (March 2024)4.6%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 69.99%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 47.88%

28540 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American1690.33%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander1160.23%

28540 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American440.44%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander420.42%

28540 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College2,56510.32%
Bachelor Degree3,49414.06%
High School Diploma8,06732.45%
No High School Diploma4041.63%
GED or Alternate1,0774.33%
1 or More Years of College5,63222.66%
Associates Degree2,49210.02%
Masters Degree8253.32%
Professional Degree2170.87%
Doctorate Degree860.35%

28540 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 28540
RegionWilmington Jacksonville Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaJacksonville, NC
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area183 Square Miles

28540 Politics

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North Carolina State Senate Districts in 28540
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28540 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Average First Frost DateOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateApril 11 - 20
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion63h - Carolina Flatwoods

28540 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)34354148576570686351423651
Avg Max Temp (°F)56606775818790898476685974
Avg Precip (In.)4.893.744.453.194.094.826.626.746.133.533.323.6855.19

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