ZIP Code 28654 - Moravian Falls North Carolina

ZIP Code 28654 is located in Moravian Falls North Carolina. Portions of 28654 are also in Moravian Falls Township and Brushy Mountain Township and Boomer Township and Sugar Loaf Township and Gwaltneys Township. 28654 is primarily within Wilkes County, with some portions in Alexander County. Regionally, it is located in the Piedmont Triad Area.

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ZIP Code 28654 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameMoravian Falls
Primary CountyWilkes County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)3,142
Area Code(s)336 / 743 / 828
Current Time

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28654 Demographics

28654 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in North Carolina based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 28654 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 28654 is White. The current unemployment level in 28654 is 3.9%.

Population Growth Rate-18.17%
Population Density51 People per Square Mile
Total Households1,716
Percentage High Income Households2.1%
Median Household Income (2021)$43,571
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$53,860
Current Unemployment Rate (April 2024)3.9%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 90.69%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 55.06%

28654 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American00%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander290.99%

28654 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American30.37%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

28654 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1546.54%
Bachelor Degree33714.32%
High School Diploma76132.34%
No High School Diploma281.19%
GED or Alternate2048.67%
1 or More Years of College46519.76%
Associates Degree1777.52%
Masters Degree1446.12%
Professional Degree200.85%
Doctorate Degree632.68%

28654 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 28654
RegionsPiedmont Triad Area
Metro Charlotte
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreasNorth Wilkesboro, NC
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area62 Square Miles

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28654 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Average First Frost DateOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DateApril 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion45e - Northern Inner Piedmont

28654 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)23253340505863615541332642
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505968768386857869594967
Avg Precip (In.)4.363.984.994.454.724.674.414.214.483.873.713.6551.49

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