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ZIP Code 27288

Primary City:Eden, NC (View All Cities)
County: Rockingham County
Timezone: Eastern (4:43am)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.5, -79.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27288

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27288. 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 27288. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27288, 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:
Eden, NC
Unacceptable:
Boulevard, Draper, Leaksville, Meadow Summit, New Leaksville, Spray

Stats and Demographics for the 27288 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27288 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 27288 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27288 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,071
Population Density 355 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,813
Median Home Value $88,300
Land Area 67.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.82 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,203
Median Household Income $33,800

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male692727805725627590628720781827844851758545435301245143
Female689686773762700656688809860893975918818687578481440414
Total1,3811,4131,5781,4871,3271,2461,3161,5291,6411,7201,8191,7691,5761,2321,013782685557

Gender

 Male 11,244 47%
 Female 12,827 53%
Gender

Race

 White 18,021 74.9%
 Black Or African American 4,909 20.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 93 0.4%
 Asian 127 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 31 0.1%
 Other Race 465 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 425 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner804879651,3161,4991,158805247
Renter313642786677545321232130
Total3931,1291,7511,9932,0441,4791,037377

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,386 43%
 Single Guardian 2,221 22%
 Singles 3,154 31%
 Singles With Roommate 442 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,157 70%
 Households with Kids 3,046 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male104151146165139145151154138166166168131174160149148136132133
Female150133137142149124132134147153168143183126186146174128128154
Total254284283307288269283288285319334311314300346295322264260287

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27288 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27288 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 27288 real estate data, the median home value of $88,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27288 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27288 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27288 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,768 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 13 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 226 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 64 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,952 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,605 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,646 31%
 Households Vacant 1,610 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 593 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 1%
 For Sale Only 210 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 53 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 66 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 669 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 43 1%
 1 Bedroom 545 16%
 2 Bedroom 1,806 52%
 3+ Bedroom 1,069 31%
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 $33,800 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27288 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, 27288 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 27288 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 6,030 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,217 22%
 No Earnings 8,917 47%
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 6,030 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,217 22%
 No Earnings 8,917 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,283 96.9%
 Public transportation 12 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 60 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 115 1.3%
 Worked at Home 79 0.9%
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 1,795 24.2%
 High School Graduate 4,469 60.3%
 Associate's degree 352 4.7%
 Bachelor's degree 534 7.2%
 Master's degree 173 2.3%
 Professional school degree 45 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 46 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,723 85.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 308 7.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 314 7.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27288

ZIP Code 27288 is in the Rockingham County School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27288.

Central Elementary
435 East Stadium Dr
Eden, NC 27288
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockingham County School District
Douglass Elementary
1130 Center Church Rd
Eden, NC 27288
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockingham County School District
Draper Elementary
1719 East Stadium Dr
Eden, NC 27288
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockingham County School District
J E Holmes Middle School
211 North Pierce St
Eden, NC 27288
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rockingham County School District
Leaksville-Spray Elementary
415 Highland Dr
Eden, NC 27288
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockingham County School District
John M Morehead High School
134 North Pierce St
Eden, NC 27288
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rockingham County School District

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