Zip Code 28571 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOriental
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pamlico
Area Code252
Current Population:2585
Racial Majority:White 78.54%
Unemployment Rate:3.6%
Median Household Income$51974
Average Adjusted Gross Income$79890
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time28.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 16 ft.
Area41 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.04757200, -76.70738800

Zip Code 28571 Description

Zip Code 28571 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greenville - New Bern - Washington metro area. Zip code 28571 is primarily located in Pamlico County. The official US Postal Service name for 28571 is ORIENTAL, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28571 are contained within or border the city limits of Oriental, NC, . The area code for zip code 28571 is 252. 28571 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28571 is 3.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28571 increased to 2585 from 2498 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28571 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28571 public schools is . % of students in 28571 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2338 78.54% 2139 +9%
 Black Or African American 278 9.34% 336 -17%
 Hispanic 309 10.38% 65 +375%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.4% 14 -14%
 Asian 0 0% 6 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 23 1.34% 23 +74%

Zip Code 28571 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 28571 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population25852498
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households1295
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$51974
Income Under $50K Per Year48.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year18.50%
28571 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 3Greg MurphyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$250255
Average Real Estate Sale Price$168212
Current Unemployment Level 3.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.2%
Oriental, NC
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63b - Chesapeake-Pamlico Lowlands and Tidal Marshes
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 28571 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)34354149586670696452443651
Avg Max Temp (°F)55586574808689888475675873
Avg Precip (In.)4.763.634.333.254.234.576.076.75.713.663.33.7553.96
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Bern, NC
CBSA Type28571
CBSA Population122954
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 28571
Pamlico County Middle SchoolPamlico
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 28571
Fred A Anderson Elementary SchoolPamlico