The unemployment rate in Locust (zip 28097) is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Locust (zip 28097) jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Locust (zip 28097)'s cost of living is 9.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, September and October are the most pleasant months in the 28097 zip code, while July and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Stanly county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 75.0% to 24.0%. More Voting Stats
Locust (zip 28097)'s population is 6,228 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 7.7%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 29.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Locust (zip 28097) is Real Estate: $249,000
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.2%.
Locust (zip 28097) public schools spend $8,267 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.2 students per teacher in Locust (zip 28097). More Education