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ZIP Code 27316

Primary City:Ramseur, NC (View All Cities)
County: Randolph County
Timezone: Eastern (5:44am)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.7, -79.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27316

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27316. 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 27316. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27316, 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:
Ramseur, NC
Acceptable:
Coleridge
Unacceptable:
Parks Crossroads

Stats and Demographics for the 27316 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27316 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 27316 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 27316 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,650
Population Density 96 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,894
Median Home Value $117,500
Land Area 69.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,534
Median Household Income $40,106

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male22725726725919218817421424221125220919415887896544
Female18819821722518315717623623324522322021016812810490120
Total415455484484375345350450475456475429404326215193155164

Gender

 Male 3,329 50%
 Female 3,321 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,288 79.5%
 Black Or African American 751 11.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 54 0.8%
 Asian 45 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 399 6.0%
 Two Or More Races 113 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2214634037941028018473
Renter7114717013568474319
Total9329351051447832722792

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,349 53%
 Single Guardian 494 19%
 Singles 601 24%
 Singles With Roommate 90 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,653 65%
 Households with Kids 881 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6639454648394368594752684159545655514344
Female3538404139323844455441463838465844423540
Total10177858787718111210410193114799710011499937884

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27316 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 27316 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 27316 real estate data, the median home value of $117,500 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 27316. Rentals in 27316 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27316 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,552 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 88 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,087 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 747 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 700 24%
 Households Vacant 360 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 112 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 52 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 5%
 For Migrant Workers 5 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 164 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 54 7%
 2 Bedroom 276 34%
 3+ Bedroom 473 59%
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 $40,106 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27316 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 27316 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,157 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 924 18%
 No Earnings 2,164 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 2,157 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 924 18%
 No Earnings 2,164 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,666 94.0%
 Public transportation 6 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 76 2.7%
 Worked at Home 88 3.1%
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 550 24.5%
 High School Graduate 1,324 59.0%
 Associate's degree 70 3.1%
 Bachelor's degree 248 11.0%
 Master's degree 30 1.3%
 Professional school degree 11 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,152 75.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 76 5.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 292 19.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27316

ZIP Code 27316 is in the Randolph County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27316.

Southeastern Randolph Middle School
5302 Foushee Rd
Ramseur, NC 27316
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Randolph County School District
Coleridge Elementary
4528 Nc Hwy 22 South
Ramseur, NC 27316
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Randolph County School District
Ramseur Elementary
6755 Jordan Rd
Ramseur, NC 27316
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Randolph County School District
Eastern Randolph High School
390 Eastern Randolph Rd
Ramseur, NC 27316
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Randolph County School District

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