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ZIP Code 27510

Primary City:Carrboro, NC (View All Cities)
County: Orange County
Timezone: Eastern (8:50am)
Area code: 919 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.91, -79.08
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27510

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27510. 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 27510. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27510, 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:
Carrboro, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27510 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27510 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 27510 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27510 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,644
Population Density 3,911 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,571
Median Home Value $285,600
Land Area 3.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,024
Median Household Income $40,658

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4283443103111,0871,12884861145344032233021410760392729
Female4313322983231,3071,253754501458416391359250153110915970
Total8596766086342,3942,3811,6021,1129118567136894642601701308699

Gender

 Male 7,088 48%
 Female 7,556 52%
Gender

Race

 White 9,842 67.2%
 Black Or African American 1,790 12.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 80 0.5%
 Asian 1,078 7.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 1,402 9.6%
 Two Or More Races 444 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner272674234884791829336
Renter1,0802,0738085122961427345
Total1,1072,3401,2311,00077532416681

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,873 27%
 Single Guardian 892 13%
 Singles 2,833 40%
 Singles With Roommate 1,426 20%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,514 79%
 Households with Kids 1,510 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male94887579717374626465526170625569666061127
Female74967998737754735557575860666557785271173
Total168184154177144150128135119122109119130128120126144112132300

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27510 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 27510 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 27510 real estate data, the median home value of $285,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 27510 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27510 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,607 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 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 33 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,578 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 417 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,029 66%
 Households Vacant 547 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 405 74.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 2.4%
 For Sale Only 50 9.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 4.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 7.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 115 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,545 30%
 2 Bedroom 2,706 53%
 3+ Bedroom 731 14%
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 $40,658 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 27510 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 27510 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,460 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,517 37%
 No Earnings 2,203 18%
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 5,460 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,517 37%
 No Earnings 2,203 18%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,898 66.5%
 Public transportation 1,683 19.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 68 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 825 9.3%
 Worked at Home 399 4.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 722 16%
 High School Graduate 1,321 28%
 Associate's degree 109 2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,264 27%
 Master's degree 479 10%
 Professional school degree 296 6%
 Doctorate degree 455 10%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,902 80.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 132 5.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 330 14.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27510

ZIP Code 27510 is in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27510.

Carrboro Elementary
400 Shelton St
Carrboro, NC 27510
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chapel Hill-Carrboro City School District
Pace Academy
308 Nc 54
Carrboro, NC 27510
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pace Academy
Carrboro High School
201 Rock Haven Rd
Carrboro, NC 27510
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chapel Hill-Carrboro City School District

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