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ZIP Code 27208

Primary City:Bennett, NC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (8:34am)
Coordinates:35.58, -79.54
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27208

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27208. 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 27208. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27208, 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:
Bennett, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27208 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27208 is located in central 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 27208 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27208 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,676
Population Density 43 people per sq mi
Housing Units 795
Median Home Value $147,500
Land Area 38.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 697
Median Household Income $37,065

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male395161444744385368685955555231322214
Female425350363837525661555860704846312327
Total811041118085819010912912311711512510077634541

Gender

 Male 833 50%
 Female 843 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,567 93.5%
 Black Or African American 63 3.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 12 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 16 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 17 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner65396115120926422
Renter122825211211146
Total18811211361321037828

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 415 60%
 Single Guardian 90 13%
 Singles 164 24%
 Singles With Roommate 28 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 497 71%
 Households with Kids 200 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6615479107187131691697137812
Female310119101749131015661311102679
Total916261317261416311728221529201715131521

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27208 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27208 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1980s. Looking at 27208 real estate data, the median home value of $147,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27208. Rentals in 27208 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27208 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,676 100%
 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 276 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 292 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 129 16%
 Households Vacant 98 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 78 80%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 45 45%
 3+ Bedroom 54 55%
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 $37,065 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27208 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 27208 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 593 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 255 19%
 No Earnings 502 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 593 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 255 19%
 No Earnings 502 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 742 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 2%
 Worked at Home 21 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 150 21%
 High School Graduate 378 53%
 Associate's degree 63 9%
 Bachelor's degree 95 13%
 Master's degree 24 3%
 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 326 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 22 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 51 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27208

ZIP Code 27208 is in the Chatham County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27208.

Bennett Elementary
61 Randolph St
Bennett, NC 27208
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chatham County School District
Highfalls Elementary
1220 Nc Hwy 22
Bennett, NC 27208
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Moore County School District

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