Zip Code 28643 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLansing
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Ashe
Area Code336 / 743
Alternate Zip Code NamesHUSK
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesAPPLE GROVE
Current Population:3521
Racial Majority:White 97.17%
Unemployment Rate:4.9%
Median Household Income$33266
Average Adjusted Gross Income$40850
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time29.2 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range2779 - 4072 ft.
Area75 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.53065600, -81.54029100

Zip Code 28643 Description

Zip Code 28643 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28643 is primarily located in Ashe County. The official US Postal Service name for 28643 is LANSING, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28643 are contained within or border the city limits of Lansing, NC, . The area code for zip code 28643 is 336. 28643 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28643 is 4.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28643 increased to 3521 from 3052 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28643 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28643 public schools is . % of students in 28643 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3468 97.17% 3428 +1%
 Black Or African American 6 0.17% 9 -33%
 Hispanic 40 1.12% 44 -9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 8 -100%
 Asian 13 0.36% 2 +550%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 29 1.18% 29 +45%

Zip Code 28643 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 28643 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population35213052
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households1548
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$33266
Income Under $50K Per Year71.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.30%
28643 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 5Virginia FoxxRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$247918
Average Real Estate Sale Price$110099
Current Unemployment Level 4.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfb - Oceanic Climate
Ecoregion 66c - New River Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 28643 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21222936455358565037302338
Avg Max Temp (°F)42455462707780797364544662
Avg Precip (In.)3.963.724.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours