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North Carolina

North Carolina is a southeastern U.S. state with a landscape ranging from Atlantic Ocean beaches to the Appalachian Mountains. Charlotte, the state’s largest city, is home to the NFL’s Carolina Panthers and museums such as the NASCAR Hall of Fame. The state motto (“First in Flight”) honors the Wright Brothers, who flew their first plane in Kitty Hawk on the Outer Banks, barrier islands lined with popular beaches.

The state of North Carolina has a population of 9,303,990, and is formerly abbreviated as NC. North Carolina has 3,660,988 households in the state, with an average of 2.46 people living in each of them. Of the 9,303,990 people living in North Carolina, 48.95% are male, 51.05% are female, 60.15% are married and 39.85% are single. 61.43% of existing homes are owned by inhabitants, with a median home cost of $144,040 in the state.

Air quality in North Carolina is rated at 59.1/100, and water quality at 74/100. There are 200.5 physicians in North Carolina per 100,000 of the population. Unemployment rates average 10.70% in the state and the sales tax rate is 6.75%.

Average income per household in North Carolina is $45,764. 14.23% of households have income levels less than $15,000 per year. 20.00% of households have income levels between $50,000 and $75,000 annually, and 0.42% earn more than $500,000 per year.

North Carolina Area Codes

Area code 252 serves the state of North Carolina. This area code was assigned on February 27th, 1998. On March 22nd, 1998 it went into service. 252 is a General Purpose Code. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 7D.

Area code 336 serves the state of North Carolina. This area code was assigned on December 10th, 1997. On December 15th, 1997 it went into service. 336 is a General Purpose Code. 336 service area does overlap with 743 area codes. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 10D.

Area code 704 serves the state of North Carolina. This area code was assigned on January 1st, 1947. On January 1st, 1947 it went into service. 704 is a General Purpose Code. 704 service area does overlap with 980 area codes. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 10D.

Area code 743 serves the state of North Carolina. This area code was assigned on August 13th, 2014. On May 23rd, 2016 it went into service. 743 is a General Purpose Code. 743 service area does overlap with 336 area codes. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 10D.

Area code 828 serves the state of North Carolina. This area code was assigned on December 31st, 1969. On March 22nd, 1998 it went into service. 828 is a General Purpose Code. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 7D.

Area code 910 serves the state of North Carolina. This area code was assigned on December 31st, 1969. On November 14th, 1993 it went into service. 910 is a General Purpose Code. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 7D.

Area code 919 serves the state of North Carolina. This area code was assigned on January 1st, 1954. On January 1st, 1954 it went into service. 919 is a General Purpose Code. 919 service area does overlap with 984 area codes. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 10D.

Area code 980 serves the state of North Carolina. This area code was assigned on September 20th, 1999. On April 1st, 2001 it went into service. 980 is a General Purpose Code. 980 service area does overlap with 704 area codes. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 10D.

Area code 984 serves the state of North Carolina. This area code was assigned on March 26th, 2001. On April 30th, 2012 it went into service. 984 is a General Purpose Code. 984 service area does overlap with 919 area codes. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 10D.