ZIP Code 28579 - Smyrna Map and Data

Map of ZIP Code 28579 Border

Official Zip Code NameSmyrna
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Carteret
Area Code252
Current Population:622
Racial Majority:White 99.34%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.2%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$43801
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48630
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time29.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range0 - 10 ft.
Area15 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.81255000, -76.51528300

Zip Code 28579 Profile

ZIP Code 28579 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greenville - New Bern - Washington metro area. ZIP code 28579 is primarily located in Carteret County. The official US Postal Service name for 28579 is SMYRNA, North Carolina. Portions of ZIP code 28579 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for ZIP code 28579 is 252. 28579 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28579 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28579 increased to 622 from 390 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28579 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28579 public schools is White. 54.5% of students in 28579 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 604 99.34% 606 +-0%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 1 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 11 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.66% 2 +100%

Zip Code 28579 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.2%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 1.3%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.5%

Zip Code 28579 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population622390
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households261
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$43801
Income Under $50K Per Year55.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.20%
28579 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 3Greg MurphyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$272400
Average Real Estate Sale Price$71750
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
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 DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 28579 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)36374351606872716655473954
Avg Max Temp (°F)56586472798588878475675973
Avg Precip (In.)5.273.884.383.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Morehead City, NC
CBSA Type28579
CBSA Population64494
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours