Zip Code 28651 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMillers Creek
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wilkes
Area Code336 / 743
Current Population:7132
Racial Majority:White 89.92%
Public School Racial Majority:White 87%
Unemployment Rate:4.5%
Median Household Income$44709
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46480
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time24.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1201 - 3199 ft.
Area85 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.27154100, -81.28444700

Zip Code 28651 Description

Zip Code 28651 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 28651 is primarily located in Wilkes County. The official US Postal Service name for 28651 is MILLERS CREEK, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28651 are contained within or border the city limits of Millers Creek, NC, Cricket, NC, . The area code for zip code 28651 is 336. 28651 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28651 is 4.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28651 increased to 7132 from 6139 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28651 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28651 public schools is White. 61.7% of students in 28651 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 6522 89.92% 6743 -3%
 Black Or African American 229 3.16% 44 +420%
 Hispanic 490 6.76% 261 +88%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.17% 7 +71%
 Asian 0 0% 12 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 60 0% 60 -100%

Zip Code 28651 Race/Ethnicity

 White 87%
 Black Or African American 0.3%
 Hispanic 10.8%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 28651 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population71326139
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households2945
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$44709
Income Under $50K Per Year59.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.00%
28651 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 5Virginia FoxxRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

28651 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
93C. Ray RussellDemocrat
94Jeffrey ElmoreRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$185650
Average Real Estate Sale Price$86914
Current Unemployment Level 4.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45e - Northern Inner Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 28651 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)23253340505963615541332642
Avg Max Temp (°F)47515969768387857970605068
Avg Precip (In.)4.213.884.964.344.724.724.384.134.413.833.733.550.8
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
North Wilkesboro, NC
CBSA Type28651
CBSA Population67430
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours