Zip Code 28761 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNebo
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: McDowell
Secondary County: Burke
Area Code828
Current Population:7816
Racial Majority:White 92.45%
Public School Racial Majority:White 86.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$40912
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53860
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time22 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1184 - 2120 ft.
Area117 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.68468800, -81.90508800

Zip Code 28761 Description

Zip Code 28761 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greenville Spartanburg Asheville Area metro area. Zip code 28761 is primarily located in McDowell County. Portions of 28761 are also located in Burke County. The official US Postal Service name for 28761 is NEBO, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28761 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 28761 is 828. 28761 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28761 is 4.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% 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 28761 increased to 7816 from 6749 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28761 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28761 public schools is White. 67.2% of students in 28761 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7559 92.45% 7132 +6%
 Black Or African American 334 4.09% 192 +74%
 Hispanic 172 2.1% 263 -35%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.12% 24 -58%
 Asian 30 0.37% 149 -80%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 55 0.87% 55 +29%

Zip Code 28761 Race/Ethnicity

 White 86.6%
 Black Or African American 2.5%
 Hispanic 5.4%
 Asian 2.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 3.1%

Zip Code 28761 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population78166749
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households3008
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40912
Income Under $50K Per Year59.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.40%
28761 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 11Mark MeadowsRepublican
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28761 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
85Josh DobsonRepublican
86Hugh BlackwellRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$232696
Average Real Estate Sale Price$177714
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45e - Northern Inner Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 28761 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)27293745546266655946373046
Avg Max Temp (°F)49536271788488868070615169
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours