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ZIP Code 27332

Primary City:Sanford, NC (View All Cities)
County: Lee County
Timezone: Eastern (1:16pm)
Area code: 919 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.4, -79.1
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27332

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27332. 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 27332. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27332, 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:
Sanford, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27332 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27332 is located in central North Carolina and covers a slightly higher 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 27332 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 small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27332 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,236
Population Density 288 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,269
Median Home Value $149,400
Land Area 105.03 sq mi
Water Area 2.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,138
Median Household Income $52,204

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2681,1911,1561,0968099751,0581,0961,046993920776755599412349175112
Female1,1541,1201,0871,0438101,0641,1881,1241,047990994883829694501413283226
Total2,4222,3112,2432,1391,6192,0392,2462,2202,0931,9831,9141,6591,5841,293913762458338

Gender

 Male 14,786 49%
 Female 15,450 51%
Gender

Race

 White 21,019 69.5%
 Black Or African American 5,177 17.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 270 0.9%
 Asian 326 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 2,403 7.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,030 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1271,2061,6561,7121,5571,212708182
Renter25279566149528315410335
Total3792,0012,3172,2071,8401,366811217

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,194 56%
 Single Guardian 2,138 19%
 Singles 2,354 21%
 Singles With Roommate 452 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,725 60%
 Households with Kids 4,413 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male262232280235233219242241256277249209217204238232237215174163
Female237231242228239227210226218224242223216182232227240184160164
Total499463522463472446452467474501491432433386470459477399334327

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27332 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 27332 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 27332 real estate data, the median home value of $149,400 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 27332. Rentals in 27332 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27332 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,128 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 83 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 25 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,000 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,360 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,778 23%
 Households Vacant 1,131 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 264 23.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 2.3%
 For Sale Only 237 21.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 45 4.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 157 13.9%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 399 35.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 33 1%
 1 Bedroom 182 7%
 2 Bedroom 733 29%
 3+ Bedroom 1,544 62%
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 $52,204 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27332 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 27332. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 9,879 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,932 22%
 No Earnings 7,634 34%
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 9,879 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,932 22%
 No Earnings 7,634 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,092 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 359 3%
 Worked at Home 219 2%
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 area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,642 17.7%
 High School Graduate 4,659 50.2%
 Associate's degree 1,035 11.1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,451 15.6%
 Master's degree 430 4.6%
 Professional school degree 52 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 18 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,583 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 542 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 955 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27332

ZIP Code 27332 is in the Lee County School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27332.

J Glenn Edwards Elementary
3115 Cemetery Rd
Sanford, NC 27332
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lee County School District
Sanlee Middle School
2309 Tramway Rd
Sanford, NC 27332
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lee County School District
Southern Lee High School
2301 Tramway Rd
Sanford, NC 27332
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lee County School District
Grace Christian School
2601 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Sanford, NC 27332
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Calvary Education Center
6416 Lemon Springs Rd
Sanford, NC 27332
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Montessori School of Sanford
488b Commerce Dr
Sanford, NC 27332
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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