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ZIP Code 27524

Primary City:Four Oaks, NC (View All Cities)
County: Johnston County
Timezone: Eastern (6:57pm)
Coordinates:35.4, -78.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27524

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27524. 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 27524. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27524, 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:
Four Oaks, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27524 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27524 is located in east 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 27524 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 27524 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,338
Population Density 94 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,324
Median Home Value $113,200
Land Area 131.88 sq mi
Water Area 1.62 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,704
Median Household Income $37,672

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male462446469457337365407485456458378362379241171987043
Female42442747340035533237049446943941640040029219116211496
Total886873942857692697777979925897794762779533362260184139

Gender

 Male 6,084 49%
 Female 6,254 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,468 76.7%
 Black Or African American 1,208 9.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 91 0.7%
 Asian 37 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1,291 10.5%
 Two Or More Races 243 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5530963067773946224387
Renter1283393812671811126628
Total1836481,011944920574309115

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,472 53%
 Single Guardian 854 18%
 Singles 1,166 25%
 Singles With Roommate 212 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,984 63%
 Households with Kids 1,720 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8890969899779487898097108831011048595957887
Female888582817710094768095919082115848678747874
Total176175178179176177188163169175188198165216188171173169156161

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27524 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27524 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 27524 real estate data, the median home value of $113,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27524 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27524 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 27524 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,282 99.5%
 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 56 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,930 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,272 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,502 28%
 Households Vacant 620 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 129 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Sale Only 56 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 7%
 For Migrant Workers 11 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 355 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 86 6%
 2 Bedroom 592 43%
 3+ Bedroom 709 51%
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 $37,672 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27524 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, 27524 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. Most commuters in 27524 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,513 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,875 21%
 No Earnings 3,629 40%
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 3,513 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,875 21%
 No Earnings 3,629 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,448 96.2%
 Public transportation 12 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 102 2.2%
 Worked at Home 62 1.3%
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 1,032 29%
 High School Graduate 1,831 51%
 Associate's degree 302 8%
 Bachelor's degree 263 7%
 Master's degree 128 4%
 Professional school degree 57 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,915 71.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 446 16.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 327 12.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27524

ZIP Code 27524 is in the Johnston County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27524.

Four Oaks Elementary
180 Hatcher St
Four Oaks, NC 27524
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Johnston County School District
Four Oaks Middle School
1475 Boyette Rd
Four Oaks, NC 27524
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Johnston County School District
South Johnston High School
10381 Us Hwy 301 South
Four Oaks, NC 27524
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Johnston County School District

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