Zip Code 28675 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSparta
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Alleghany
Area Code336 / 743
Alternate Zip Code NamesWHITEHEAD
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesEDWARDS CROSSROADS
STRATFORD
TWIN OAKS
Current Population:6621
Racial Majority:White 84.63%
Public School Racial Majority:White 76.1%
Unemployment Rate:4.2%
Median Household Income$35432
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49270
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time24.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range2559 - 3199 ft.
Area105 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.50571600, -81.13505500

Zip Code 28675 Description

Zip Code 28675 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 28675 is primarily located in Alleghany County. The official US Postal Service name for 28675 is SPARTA, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28675 are contained within or border the city limits of Sparta, NC, . The area code for zip code 28675 is 336. 28675 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28675 is 4.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% 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 28675 increased to 6621 from 6110 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28675 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28675 public schools is White. 66.3% of students in 28675 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5418 84.63% 5774 -6%
 Black Or African American 106 1.66% 109 -3%
 Hispanic 689 10.76% 641 +7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.23% 15 +0%
 Asian 28 0.44% 29 -3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 1 0.33% 1 +2000%
 Two Or More Races 50 1.95% 50 +150%

Zip Code 28675 Race/Ethnicity

 White 76.1%
 Black Or African American 1%
 Hispanic 19.8%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 28675 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population66216110
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households2839
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
66.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$35432
Income Under $50K Per Year66.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.00%
28675 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 5Virginia FoxxRepublican
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28675 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
94Jeffrey ElmoreRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$180492
Average Real Estate Sale Price$97778
Current Unemployment Level 4.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfb - Oceanic Climate
Ecoregion 66c - New River Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 28675 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21222936455357565037302338
Avg Max Temp (°F)42455362707680797364544562
Avg Precip (In.)4.13.885.414.775.414.424.524.054.564.334.753.4453.64
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours