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ZIP Code 27291

Primary City:Leasburg, NC (View All Cities)
County: Caswell County
Timezone: Eastern (1:43pm)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.40, -79.17
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27291

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27291. 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 27291. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27291, 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:
Leasburg, NC
Unacceptable:
Frogsboro, Osmond

Stats and Demographics for the 27291 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27291 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 27291 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27291 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,662
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,002
Median Home Value $113,200
Land Area 50.74 sq mi
Water Area 1.73 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 702
Median Household Income $38,816

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male454555614027344566727874625438241318
Female283446663326295654677279654836342018
Total737910112773536310112013915015312710274583336

Gender

 Male 851 51%
 Female 811 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,235 74.3%
 Black Or African American 382 23.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 22 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 19 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner325821361471045325
Renter42324291911125
Total7481061651661156530

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 375 53%
 Single Guardian 89 13%
 Singles 215 31%
 Singles With Roommate 23 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 522 74%
 Households with Kids 180 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3101011899127971115131012916146
Female55458777581012313132271688
Total815141616161619121717231826233416322214

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27291 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27291 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 27291 real estate data, the median home value of $113,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27291 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27291 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27291 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,656 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 365 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 210 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 127 13%
 Households Vacant 300 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 22 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 193 64%
 For Migrant Workers 6 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 50 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 46 31%
 2 Bedroom 45 31%
 3+ Bedroom 56 38%
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 $38,816 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27291 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, 27291 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 27291 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 456 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 276 19%
 No Earnings 722 50%
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 456 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 276 19%
 No Earnings 722 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 564 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 13 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 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. 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 157 29%
 High School Graduate 275 51%
 Associate's degree 63 12%
 Bachelor's degree 48 9%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 150 54%
 Enrolled in Private School 38 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 89 32%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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