The unemployment rate in Morganton (zip 28655) is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Morganton (zip 28655) jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Morganton (zip 28655)'s cost of living is 11.8% 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 28655 zip code, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Burke county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Morganton (zip 28655)'s population is 54,339 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.2%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 21.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Morganton (zip 28655) is $133,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.5%. Check out the homes in the area
Morganton (zip 28655) public schools spend $8,764 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.8 students per teacher in Morganton (zip 28655). More Education