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ZIP Code 27212

Primary City:Blanch, NC (View All Cities)
County: Caswell County
Timezone: Eastern (11:09pm)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.46, -79.28
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27212

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27212. 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 27212. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27212, 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:
Blanch, NC
Unacceptable:
Blanche

Stats and Demographics for the 27212 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27212 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 27212 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 single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27212 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,580
Population Density 53 people per sq mi
Housing Units 702
Median Home Value $98,400
Land Area 48.44 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 600
Median Household Income $32,727

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male31455239153237226226188180126998547329159
Female334042573034374542478054804933332223
Total648594961832712632712302272061531659665423732

Gender

 Male 1,799 70%
 Female 781 30%
Gender

Race

 White 1,261 48.9%
 Black Or African American 1,213 47.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.8%
 Asian 5 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 40 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 37 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2335897136834818
Renter9191827221875
Total1152761241581015523

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 310 52%
 Single Guardian 118 20%
 Singles 150 25%
 Singles With Roommate 22 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 427 71%
 Households with Kids 173 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4511587157815612109811106410
Female549757119813610761911101166
Total99201213142616162812221715272220171016

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27212 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27212 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 27212 real estate data, the median home value of $98,400 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 27212. Rentals in 27212 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27212 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,462 56.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,105 42.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 8 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 293 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 182 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 125 18%
 Households Vacant 102 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 11 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 19%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 55 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 56 53%
 3+ Bedroom 50 47%
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 $32,727 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27212 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, 27212 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. In 27212 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 372 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 512 28%
 No Earnings 944 52%
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 372 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 512 28%
 No Earnings 944 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 326 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 18 5%
 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 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 388 33%
 High School Graduate 604 52%
 Associate's degree 89 8%
 Bachelor's degree 48 4%
 Master's degree 31 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 161 68%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 77 32%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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