Zip Code 28570 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNewport
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Carteret
Area Code252
Current Population:21432
Racial Majority:White 84.84%
Public School Racial Majority:White 81.8%
Unemployment Rate:3.4%
Median Household Income$48382
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53930
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range7 - 36 ft.
Area166 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.78528800, -76.89530700

Zip Code 28570 Description

Zip Code 28570 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greenville - New Bern - Washington metro area. Zip code 28570 is primarily located in Carteret County. The official US Postal Service name for 28570 is NEWPORT, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28570 are contained within or border the city limits of Newport, NC, Bogue, NC, Peletier, NC, Morehead City, NC, and Cape Carteret, NC. The area code for zip code 28570 is 252. 28570 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28570 is 3.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28570 increased to 21432 from 18364 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28570 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28570 public schools is White. 42.7% of students in 28570 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 18526 84.84% 18419 +1%
 Black Or African American 1028 4.71% 1262 -19%
 Hispanic 1209 5.54% 885 +37%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 163 0.75% 133 +23%
 Asian 259 1.19% 197 +31%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 17 -100%
 Other Race 30 0.68% 30 +393%
 Two Or More Races 489 2.3% 489 +3%

Zip Code 28570 Race/Ethnicity

 White 81.8%
 Black Or African American 4.3%
 Hispanic 6.1%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 6.2%

Zip Code 28570 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2143218364
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households8502
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$48382
Income Under $50K Per Year52.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.80%
28570 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 3Greg MurphyRepublican
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28570 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
12Chris HumphreyRepublican
13Pat McElraftRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$197776
Average Real Estate Sale Price$165505
Current Unemployment Level 3.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63h - Carolina Flatwoods
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 28570 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)35374350606872716655463853
Avg Max Temp (°F)56586572798588888476675973
Avg Precip (In.)5.223.924.343.024.414.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Morehead City, NC
CBSA Type28570
CBSA Population64494
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours