Zip Code 28574 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRichlands
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Onslow
Secondary County: Duplin
Area Code910
Current Population:15102
Racial Majority:White 78.42%
Public School Racial Majority:White 69.9%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$37466
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46090
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time31.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range39 - 95 ft.
Area140 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.87546000, -77.56753200

Zip Code 28574 Description

Zip Code 28574 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greenville - New Bern - Washington metro area. Zip code 28574 is primarily located in Onslow County. Portions of 28574 are also located in Duplin County. The official US Postal Service name for 28574 is RICHLANDS, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28574 are contained within or border the city limits of Richlands, NC, . The area code for zip code 28574 is 910. 28574 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28574 is 5.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28574 increased to 15102 from 9869 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28574 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28574 public schools is White. 37.8% of students in 28574 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 12709 78.42% 11819 +8%
 Black Or African American 1493 9.21% 1480 +1%
 Hispanic 1403 8.66% 1212 +16%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 86 0.53% 68 +26%
 Asian 97 0.6% 108 -10%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 11 -100%
 Other Race 20 0% 20 -100%
 Two Or More Races 384 2.58% 384 +9%

Zip Code 28574 Race/Ethnicity

 White 69.9%
 Black Or African American 11.7%
 Hispanic 10.6%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 6.3%

Zip Code 28574 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population151029869
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households5531
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
37.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
75.0%
Median Household Income$37466
Income Under $50K Per Year64.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.50%
28574 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 3Greg MurphyRepublican
North Carolina District 7David RouzerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

28574 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
4Jimmy DixonRepublican
15Phil ShepardRepublican
16Carson Smith Jr.Republican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$159163
Average Real Estate Sale Price$146978
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.9%
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 DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 28574 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)33344048576469686350413550
Avg Max Temp (°F)55586675818790898475675874
Avg Precip (In.)4.743.584.383.294.094.746.336.325.723.353.073.5653.18
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Jacksonville, NC
CBSA Type28574
CBSA Population172836
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours