Zip Code 28610 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameClaremont
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Catawba
Area Code828
Current Population:9913
Racial Majority:White 84.16%
Public School Racial Majority:White 69.3%
Unemployment Rate:4.1%
Median Household Income$50537
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47200
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time22.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range879 - 1007 ft.
Area38 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.73435000, -81.13837900

Zip Code 28610 Description

Zip Code 28610 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28610 is primarily located in Catawba County. The official US Postal Service name for 28610 is CLAREMONT, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28610 are contained within or border the city limits of Claremont, NC, . The area code for zip code 28610 is 828. 28610 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28610 is 4.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28610 increased to 9913 from 8620 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28610 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28610 public schools is White. 57.5% of students in 28610 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8922 84.16% 8369 +7%
 Black Or African American 868 8.19% 530 +64%
 Hispanic 300 2.83% 459 -35%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.05% 24 -79%
 Asian 392 3.7% 400 -2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.03% 2 +50%
 Other Race 17 0.14% 17 -12%
 Two Or More Races 112 0.91% 112 -14%

Zip Code 28610 Race/Ethnicity

 White 69.3%
 Black Or African American 4.9%
 Hispanic 12.2%
 Asian 9.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 4.2%

Zip Code 28610 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population99138620
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households3773
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
57.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$50537
Income Under $50K Per Year49.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.10%
28610 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 10Patrick McHenryRepublican
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28610 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
89Mitchell S. SetzerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$177791
Average Real Estate Sale Price$81162
Current Unemployment Level 4.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45e - Northern Inner Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 28610 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)27293644546266655846362946
Avg Max Temp (°F)49536271788487868071615269
Avg Precip (In.)4.113.844.713.564.464.414.123.774.173.553.483.5947.76
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC
CBSA Type28610
CBSA Population368496
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours