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ZIP Code 27514

Primary City:Chapel Hill, NC (View All Cities)
County: Orange County
Timezone: Eastern (9:17pm)
Area code: 919 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.97, -79.04
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27514

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27514. 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 27514. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27514, 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:
Chapel Hill, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27514 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27514 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 27514 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27514 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,110
Population Density 1,653 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,631
Median Home Value $391,400
Land Area 19.43 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,751
Median Household Income $56,333

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 24Male Median Age: 25Female Median Age: 23

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6447147102,4932,9171,083826640771735754693597448272221162151
Female5376967253,3613,8281,106769716779796869783658510314278241313
Total1,1811,4101,4355,8546,7452,1891,5951,3561,5501,5311,6231,4761,255958586499403464

Gender

 Male 14,831 46%
 Female 17,279 54%
Gender

Race

 White 23,424 72.9%
 Black Or African American 2,951 9.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 101 0.3%
 Asian 3,842 12.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 978 3.0%
 Two Or More Races 810 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner852947541,2121,284770399130
Renter1,6231,812903623308147193214
Total1,7082,1061,6571,8351,592917592344

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,617 43%
 Single Guardian 1,091 10%
 Singles 3,291 31%
 Singles With Roommate 1,752 16%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,923 74%
 Households with Kids 2,828 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1361241431171451281571371471271301501591441601551936791,306967
Female1111071021201241181491461591301481501421551401481841,1101,7791,463
Total2472312452372692463062833062572783003012993003033771,7893,0852,430

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27514 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 27514 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 27514 real estate data, the median home value of $391,400 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27514. Rentals in 27514 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 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 27514 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,699 76.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 31 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 106 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 7,239 22.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 35 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,432 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,496 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,823 50%
 Households Vacant 880 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 469 53%
 Rented & Unoccupied 31 4%
 For Sale Only 93 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 90 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 174 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 81 1%
 1 Bedroom 2,035 36%
 2 Bedroom 2,551 45%
 3+ Bedroom 950 17%
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 $56,333 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27514 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. ZIP code 27514 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 27514 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 27514 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 7,837 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,497 41%
 No Earnings 8,909 32%
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 7,837 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,497 41%
 No Earnings 8,909 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,462 66.6%
 Public transportation 1,447 10.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 62 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,202 15.5%
 Worked at Home 1,031 7.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 701 9%
 High School Graduate 1,232 16%
 Associate's degree 207 3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,772 23%
 Master's degree 1,287 17%
 Professional school degree 864 11%
 Doctorate degree 1,576 21%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,210 81.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 580 14.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 135 3.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27514

ZIP Code 27514 is in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27514.

Unc Hospital School
101 Manning Dr
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Chapel Hill-Carrboro City School District
Ephesus Elementary
1495 Ephesus Ch Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chapel Hill-Carrboro City School District
Estes Hills Elementary
500 North Estes Dr
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chapel Hill-Carrboro City School District
Phillips Middle School
606 North Estes Dr
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Chapel Hill-Carrboro City School District
New Hope Elementary
1900 New Hope Church Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orange County School District
East Chapel Hill High School
500 Weaver Dairy Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chapel Hill-Carrboro City School District
St Thomas More Catholic School
920 Carmichael St
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori Day School
1165 Weaver Dairy Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Artgarden Montessori School
1603 E Franklin St
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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