ZIP Code 28658 - Newton North Carolina

ZIP Code 28658 is located in Newton North Carolina. Portions of 28658 are also in Hickory and Maiden and Conover and Newton Township and Hickory Township and Jacobs Fork Township and Caldwell Township and Catawba Township. 28658 is entirely within Catawba County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Charlotte.

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ZIP Code 28658 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameNewton
Primary CountyCatawba County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)25,561
Area Code(s)704 / 828 / 980
Current Time

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28658 Demographics

28658 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 28658 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 28658 is White. The current unemployment level in 28658 is 3.7%.

Population Growth Rate-3.38%
Population Density344 People per Square Mile
Total Households10,130
Percentage High Income Households1.7%
Median Household Income (2021)$59,324
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$53,480
Current Unemployment Rate (April 2024)3.7%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 75.66%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 60.93%

28658 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American380.14%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

28658 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American40.09%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander60.14%

28658 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,51710.2%
Bachelor Degree2,14814.44%
High School Diploma4,94333.24%
No High School Diploma4432.98%
GED or Alternate1,0587.11%
1 or More Years of College2,22714.98%
Associates Degree1,56310.51%
Masters Degree7815.25%
Professional Degree1531.03%
Doctorate Degree380.26%

28658 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 28658
RegionMetro Charlotte
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaHickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area74 Square Miles

28658 Politics

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28658 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Average First Frost DateOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateApril 11 - 20
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion45e - Northern Inner Piedmont

28658 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)27293744546266655946373046
Avg Max Temp (°F)49536271788487868071615269
Avg Precip (In.)4.153.874.743.564.484.374.153.824.133.643.533.6248.05

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