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ZIP Code 27209

Primary City:Biscoe, NC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (3:11am)
Coordinates:35.3, -79.8
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27209

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27209. 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 27209. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27209, 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:
Biscoe, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27209 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27209 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 27209 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27209 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,933
Population Density 86 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,514
Median Home Value $77,600
Land Area 45.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,322
Median Household Income $27,986

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male178171146152136143143118113100951091077341443423
Female16116015414413011512012811299931451038268605479
Total33933130029626625826324622519918825421015510910488102

Gender

 Male 1,926 49%
 Female 2,007 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,489 63.3%
 Black Or African American 508 12.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.5%
 Asian 34 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 817 20.8%
 Two Or More Races 65 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner151131661782121248130
Renter3712378544933227
Total5223624423226115710337

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 702 53%
 Single Guardian 275 21%
 Singles 301 23%
 Singles With Roommate 44 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 784 59%
 Households with Kids 538 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3536423129354221443132332426323232253129
Female3228462439323328283036333124184531242617
Total6764885568677549726168665550507763495746

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27209 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27209 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 27209 real estate data, the median home value of $77,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27209 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27209 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27209 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,824 97.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 103 2.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 458 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 461 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 403 27%
 Households Vacant 192 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 41 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 119 62%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 11 3%
 2 Bedroom 172 48%
 3+ Bedroom 176 49%
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 $27,986 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27209 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. Most commuters in 27209 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 771 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 735 27%
 No Earnings 1,254 45%
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 771 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 735 27%
 No Earnings 1,254 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,084 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 23 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 2%
 Worked at Home 24 2%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 392 38%
 High School Graduate 481 47%
 Associate's degree 62 6%
 Bachelor's degree 45 4%
 Master's degree 43 4%
 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 909 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 29 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 176 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27209

ZIP Code 27209 is in the Montgomery County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27209.

East Middle School
1834 South Us 220 Alt Hwy
Biscoe, NC 27209
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Montgomery County School District
Green Ridge Elementary
129 McCaskill Rd
Biscoe, NC 27209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County School District
East Montgomery High School
157 Eagle Ln
Biscoe, NC 27209
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Montgomery County School District

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