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Iron Station, North Carolina (also known as Ironton) is an unincorporated community in Lincoln County just outside of Lincolnton. A primarily industrial town, Iron Station`s population as of the 2000 census was 6,210 in 2,389 homes with a population density of 154.84/kmĀ². Iron Station also serves as a feeder community for the larger cities of Charlotte, Hickory, and Lincolnton. Iron Station has a Post Office. Its Zip Code is 28080. Iron Station is a town that was an iron mining town with train stations.
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Iron Station Latitude: 35.4447 Longitude: -81.1210

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The Zip Code for Iron Station, NC is: 28080

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Iron Station North Carolina Physical Characteristics:

Iron Station has an area of 2.4 square miles
  • Land: 2.3574073359073 Sq. Mi. (99.77%)
  • Water: 0.0053814671814672 Sq. Mi.(0.23%)
The Iron Station CDP takes up 0.8% of the area of Lincoln County.

Map Location Coordinates:

  • Latitude: +35.4540100
  • Longitude: -081.1545798
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Iron Station, NC Climate Information:

  • Average Rainfall: 42 inches
  • Average Snowfall: 0.2 inches
*Based on annual average for Weather Station USC00315913 MT HOLLY 4 NE
Latitude: 35.3336 Longitude: -80.9872 Elevation: 185.9 feet.

Iron Station, NC Population Data:

According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the population of Iron Station was 755 people, which is 1.0 % of the entire population of Lincoln County.


  • 48.08% Male
  • 51.92% Female


  • 88.742% White
  • 6.490% Black
  • 0.530% Asian
  • 0.66% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0.40% Pacific Islander
  • 1.854% Mixed
  • 1.325% Other


  • 96.69% Not Hispanic or Latino
  • 3.31% Hispanic or Latino
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Iron Station, NC Housing Information:

Average Household Size: 2.4
Number of Residences: 347
  • Occupied: 309 (89.05%)
  • Vacant: 38 (10.95%)
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East Lincoln Middle School
821100 - Elementary/secondary School
4137 Highway 73, Iron Station, North Carolina 28080-7709
Diana Carpenter (704) 732-0761 (704) 732-4456
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