Zip Code 28654 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMoravian Falls
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wilkes
Secondary County: Alexander
Area Code336 / 743
Current Population:3495
Racial Majority:White 91.5%
Public School Racial Majority:White 59.2%
Unemployment Rate:4.5%
Median Household Income$46127
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48430
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time25.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1184 - 1985 ft.
Area62 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.06263900, -81.14363900

Zip Code 28654 Description

Zip Code 28654 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 28654 is primarily located in Wilkes County. Portions of 28654 are also located in Alexander County. The official US Postal Service name for 28654 is MORAVIAN FALLS, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28654 are contained within or border the city limits of Moravian Falls, NC, . Zip code 28654 is within area code 336 and area code 828. 28654 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28654 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 28654 increased to 3495 from 2865 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28654 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28654 public schools is White. 72.4% of students in 28654 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3467 91.5% 3039 +14%
 Black Or African American 139 3.67% 193 -28%
 Hispanic 22 0.58% 178 -88%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.95% 14 +157%
 Asian 94 2.48% 23 +309%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 45 0.82% 45 -31%

Zip Code 28654 Race/Ethnicity

 White 59.2%
 Black Or African American 10.5%
 Hispanic 24.2%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 5.2%

Zip Code 28654 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population34952865
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households1438
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
72.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$46127
Income Under $50K Per Year56.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.30%
28654 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 5Virginia FoxxRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$220571
Average Real Estate Sale Price$114156
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 28654 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
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
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
North Wilkesboro, NC
CBSA Type28654
CBSA Population67430
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours