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ZIP Code 27047

Primary City:Siloam, NC (View All Cities)
County: Surry County
Timezone: Eastern (9:38am)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.32, -80.58
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27047

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27047. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 27047. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27047, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Siloam, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27047 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27047 is located in north North Carolina and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 27047 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27047 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,191
Population Density 59 people per sq mi
Housing Units 532
Median Home Value $145,700
Land Area 20.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 468
Median Household Income $41,098

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3237554419283951375142353742181864
Female35504124182848395237453247383015143
Total67879668375687908988876784804833207

Gender

 Male 595 50%
 Female 596 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,152 96.7%
 Black Or African American 4 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.4%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 15 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner23477887966385
Renter4222087891
Total65697968674476

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 290 62%
 Single Guardian 66 14%
 Singles 98 21%
 Singles With Roommate 14 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 302 65%
 Households with Kids 166 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male66610151011101612811813116866
Female778879313188611133836434
Total13131418814132428241819241121141212910

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27047 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27047 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 27047 real estate data, the median home value of $145,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27047. Rentals in 27047 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally < $200/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27047 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,191 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 213 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 176 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 79 15%
 Households Vacant 64 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 14%
 For Migrant Workers 1 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 9 10%
 3+ Bedroom 83 90%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $41,098 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27047 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 27047 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 27047 can expect to fall in that range. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 311 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 226 26%
 No Earnings 316 37%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 311 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 226 26%
 No Earnings 316 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 461 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 2%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 49 15%
 High School Graduate 240 75%
 Associate's degree 28 9%
 Bachelor's degree 5 2%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 247 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 59 19%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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