Zip Code 28673 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSherrills Ford
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Catawba
Secondary County: Lincoln
Area Code828
Current Population:5919
Racial Majority:White 94.59%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.4%
Median Household Income$55807
Average Adjusted Gross Income$99120
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time30.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range778 - 906 ft.
Area30 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.60701800, -80.99911200

Zip Code 28673 Description

Zip Code 28673 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 28673 is primarily located in Catawba County. Portions of 28673 are also located in Lincoln County. The official US Postal Service name for 28673 is SHERRILLS FORD, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28673 are contained within or border the city limits of Lake Norman of Catawba, NC, Sherrills Ford, NC, . Zip code 28673 is within area code 828, area code 704 and area code 980. 28673 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28673 is 5.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28673 increased to 5919 from 4155 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28673 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28673 public schools is White. 27.5% of students in 28673 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5505 94.59% 5456 +1%
 Black Or African American 260 4.47% 243 +7%
 Hispanic 40 0.69% 112 -64%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.17% 5 +100%
 Asian 0 0% 44 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 52 0.09% 52 -90%

Zip Code 28673 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.7%
 Black Or African American 2.1%
 Hispanic 3.5%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.1%

Zip Code 28673 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population59194155
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households2424
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
27.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$55807
Income Under $50K Per Year43.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.20%
28673 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 10Patrick McHenryRepublican
North Carolina District 9Dan BishopRepublican
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28673 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
89Mitchell S. SetzerRepublican
97Jason SaineRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$323904
Average Real Estate Sale Price$301646
Current Unemployment Level 5.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45b - Southern Outer Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 28673 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28303744546267655946373047
Avg Max Temp (°F)49546271788588878171615270
Avg Precip (In.)4.093.754.623.344.174.173.933.6843.693.413.5446.39
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC
CBSA Type28673
CBSA Population368496
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 28673
Bandys High SchoolCatawba
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 28673
Mill Creek Middle SchoolCatawba