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ZIP Code 27521

Primary City:Coats, NC (View All Cities)
County: Harnett County
Timezone: Eastern (1:14pm)
Coordinates:35.41, -78.66
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27521

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27521. 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 27521. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27521, 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:
Coats, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27521 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27521 is located in central 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 27521 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 slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27521 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,035
Population Density 232 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,519
Median Home Value $110,300
Land Area 25.96 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,278
Median Household Income $44,092

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
Male21527023020519021822821523322318018514211473413913
Female23619622718121322119720819622219418815713182755344
Total4514664573864034394254234294453743732992451551169257

Gender

 Male 3,014 50%
 Female 3,021 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,713 78.1%
 Black Or African American 558 9.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 65 1.1%
 Asian 16 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 527 8.7%
 Two Or More Races 154 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3019130731931220211427
Renter8920515313583573915
Total11939646045439525915342

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,160 51%
 Single Guardian 435 19%
 Singles 545 24%
 Singles With Roommate 138 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,419 62%
 Households with Kids 859 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5537404453515260546343433051383547463933
Female4347474345383433464639444949373044284243
Total9884878798898693100109828779100756591748176

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27521 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27521 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 27521 real estate data, the median home value of $110,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27521 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27521 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27521 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,027 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 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 8 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,027 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 475 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 776 31%
 Households Vacant 241 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 71 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 47 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 104 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 66 10%
 2 Bedroom 252 37%
 3+ Bedroom 364 53%
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 $44,092 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27521 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. Most commuters in 27521 can expect to fall in that range. 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 2,235 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,175 23%
 No Earnings 1,615 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 2,235 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,175 23%
 No Earnings 1,615 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,846 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 41 1%
 Worked at Home 72 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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 475 22.7%
 High School Graduate 1,167 55.7%
 Associate's degree 69 3.3%
 Bachelor's degree 300 14.3%
 Master's degree 48 2.3%
 Professional school degree 30 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,096 68%
 Enrolled in Private School 253 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 266 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27521

ZIP Code 27521 is in the Harnett County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27521.

Coats Elementary
585 Brick Mill Rd
Coats, NC 27521
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harnett County School District
Coats Christian Academy
275 N McKinley St
Coats, NC 27521
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Kidz Connection
93 E Park St
Coats, NC 27521
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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