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ZIP Code 27379

Primary City:Yanceyville, NC (View All Cities)
County: Caswell County
Timezone: Eastern (6:18pm)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.4, -79.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27379

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27379. 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 27379. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27379, 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:
Yanceyville, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27379 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27379 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 27379 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 27379 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,661
Population Density 55 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,210
Median Home Value $94,900
Land Area 85.43 sq mi
Water Area 0.81 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,930
Median Household Income $27,987

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1251411311571091069012212216319418015813691613934
Female1401281261491331141051291411862182141751481188110988
Total265269257306242220195251263349412394333284209142148122

Gender

 Male 2,159 46%
 Female 2,502 54%
Gender

Race

 White 2,350 50.4%
 Black Or African American 2,160 46.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.5%
 Asian 10 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 49 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 70 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner136415828333923814255
Renter5312284129121724116
Total6618624241246031018371

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 784 41%
 Single Guardian 475 25%
 Singles 604 31%
 Singles With Roommate 67 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,362 71%
 Households with Kids 568 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3026192921262730372129283221243533362930
Female2922282825263918202324133234293035253029
Total5948475746526648574453416455536568615959

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27379 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 27379 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 27379 real estate data, the median home value of $94,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27379 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27379 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27379 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,459 95.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 22 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 138 3.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 42 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 717 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 575 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 638 29%
 Households Vacant 280 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 73 26.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1.4%
 For Sale Only 23 8.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 3.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 11.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 136 48.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 18 3%
 1 Bedroom 102 16%
 2 Bedroom 241 37%
 3+ Bedroom 293 45%
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 $27,987 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27379 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, 27379 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. However, that is not the case in 27379. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 945 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,103 28%
 No Earnings 1,919 48%
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 945 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,103 28%
 No Earnings 1,919 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,422 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 1%
 Worked at Home 13 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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 514 33%
 High School Graduate 852 55%
 Associate's degree 61 4%
 Bachelor's degree 74 5%
 Master's degree 19 1%
 Professional school degree 31 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 850 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 80 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 131 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27379

ZIP Code 27379 is in the Caswell County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27379.

N L Dillard Middle School
255 Hatchett Rd
Yanceyville, NC 27379
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Caswell County School District
Oakwood Elementary
274 Oakwood Dr
Yanceyville, NC 27379
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caswell County School District
Bartlett Yancey High School
466 Main St East
Yanceyville, NC 27379
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Caswell County School District

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