The unemployment rate in Hickory (zip 28602) is 4.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Hickory (zip 28602) jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Hickory (zip 28602)'s cost of living is 18.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in the 28602 zip code, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Catawba county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Hickory (zip 28602)'s population is 28,654 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.1%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 21.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Hickory (zip 28602) is $116,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.9%. Check out the homes in the area
Hickory (zip 28602) public schools spend $8,232 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16 students per teacher in Hickory (zip 28602). More Education