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ZIP Code 27252

Primary City:Goldston, NC (View All Cities)
County: Chatham County
Timezone: Eastern (10:59pm)
Coordinates:35.56, -79.35
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27252

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27252. 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 27252. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27252, 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:
Goldston, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27252 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27252 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 27252 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27252 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,003
Population Density 47 people per sq mi
Housing Units 973
Median Home Value $133,300
Land Area 42.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 834
Median Household Income $47,895

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male554851714850484672749087824641321910
Female385655535253396263878098885647433726
Total931041061241001038710813516117018517010288755636

Gender

 Male 970 48%
 Female 1,033 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,557 77.7%
 Black Or African American 396 19.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.4%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 25 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner651881361781078222
Renter72739362710153
Total13781271722051179725

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 443 53%
 Single Guardian 143 17%
 Singles 225 27%
 Singles With Roommate 23 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 604 72%
 Households with Kids 230 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male891317812148688129141622111399
Female6118815121091071014141010141451014
Total1420212523242417161518262324263625181923

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27252 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27252 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 27252 real estate data, the median home value of $133,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27252. Rentals in 27252 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27252 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,003 100%
 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 355 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 315 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 164 17%
 Households Vacant 139 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 11.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2.2%
 For Sale Only 10 7.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 12.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 8.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 80 57.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 22 12%
 2 Bedroom 133 75%
 3+ Bedroom 23 13%
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 $47,895 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27252 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 27252 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 27252 can expect to fall in that range. 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 833 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 257 14%
 No Earnings 766 41%
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 833 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 257 14%
 No Earnings 766 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 793 80%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 158 16%
 Worked at Home 42 4%
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 176 23.3%
 High School Graduate 441 58.4%
 Associate's degree 60 7.9%
 Bachelor's degree 72 9.5%
 Master's degree 5 0.7%
 Professional school degree 1 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 252 66%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 109 29%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27252

ZIP Code 27252 is in the Chatham County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27252.

J S Waters Elementary
55 J South Waters School Rd
Goldston, NC 27252
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chatham County School District

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