Zip Code 28644 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLaurel Springs
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Alleghany
Secondary County: Ashe
Area Code336 / 743
Current Population:1494
Racial Majority:White 91.1%
Unemployment Rate:5.5%
Median Household Income$35078
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47770
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time30 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range2723 - 3586 ft.
Area79 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.43231500, -81.26578700

Zip Code 28644 Description

Zip Code 28644 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 28644 is primarily located in Alleghany County. Portions of 28644 are also located in Ashe County. The official US Postal Service name for 28644 is LAUREL SPRINGS, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28644 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 28644 is 336. 28644 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28644 is 5.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% 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 28644 increased to 1494 from 1478 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28644 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28644 public schools is . % of students in 28644 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 778 91.1% 1393 -44%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 5 -100%
 Hispanic 76 8.9% 84 -10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 6 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0% 3 -100%

Zip Code 28644 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 28644 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population14941478
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households664
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$35078
Income Under $50K Per Year66.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.20%
28644 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 5Virginia FoxxRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$231911
Average Real Estate Sale Price$93365
Current Unemployment Level 5.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfb - Oceanic Climate
Ecoregion 66c - New River Plateau
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 28644 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)20222936455357564937302338
Avg Max Temp (°F)41455362697680787263534561
Avg Precip (In.)4.294.045.544.795.494.974.764.414.784.484.783.6355.97
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours