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ZIP Code 27530

Primary City:Goldsboro, NC (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (3:04am)
Area code: 919 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.4, -78.1
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27530

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27530. 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 27530. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27530, 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:
Goldsboro, NC
Unacceptable:
Patetown, Walnut Creek, Webtown

Stats and Demographics for the 27530 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27530 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 27530 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 large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27530 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 40,117
Population Density 379 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,619
Median Home Value $117,100
Land Area 105.78 sq mi
Water Area 1.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,787
Median Household Income $36,939

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3811,4381,3791,3491,2901,2931,2311,2631,2841,6331,4131,3351,055697636455251165
Female1,3191,3371,2681,3371,2341,2301,1761,2711,3241,4971,5811,4511,239942826635484418
Total2,7002,7752,6472,6862,5242,5232,4072,5342,6083,1302,9942,7862,2941,6391,4621,090735583

Gender

 Male 19,548 49%
 Female 20,569 51%
Gender

Race

 White 20,926 52.2%
 Black Or African American 16,602 41.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 155 0.4%
 Asian 409 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 1,200 3.0%
 Two Or More Races 813 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1339101,4282,0522,0241,5151,026289
Renter6401,3301,1661,2481,009540325152
Total7732,2402,5943,3003,0332,0551,351441

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,711 43%
 Single Guardian 3,836 24%
 Singles 4,612 29%
 Singles With Roommate 628 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,487 66%
 Households with Kids 5,300 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male277274284268282272288288308286293265270265294246291286232258
Female264264260290268277256267269250251252255260280276289258234276
Total541538544558550549544555577536544517525525574522580544466534

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27530 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 27530 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 27530 real estate data, the median home value of $117,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27530. Rentals in 27530 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27530 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 38,425 95.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,123 2.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 290 0.7%
 Other Institutional 78 0.2%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 201 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,347 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,030 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,410 36%
 Households Vacant 1,832 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 739 40.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 1.2%
 For Sale Only 253 13.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 47 2.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 61 3.3%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 708 38.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 175 3%
 1 Bedroom 771 11%
 2 Bedroom 3,128 45%
 3+ Bedroom 2,920 42%
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 $36,939 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27530 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 27530 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,674 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,519 24%
 No Earnings 12,687 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 11,674 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,519 24%
 No Earnings 12,687 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,815 94.4%
 Public transportation 136 0.9%
 Taxicab 9 0.1%
 Motorcycle 45 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 358 2.3%
 Worked at Home 336 2.1%
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 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 2,360 18%
 High School Graduate 7,470 57%
 Associate's degree 1,167 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,327 10%
 Master's degree 456 4%
 Professional school degree 116 1%
 Doctorate degree 118 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,827 80.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 820 9.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 851 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27530

ZIP Code 27530 is in the Nc Health and Human Services School District. There are 21 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27530.

Riverbend School at Cherry Hospital
Riverbend School Bldg. U4
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nc Health and Human Services School District
O'Berry Center
400 Old Smithfield Rd
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nc Health and Human Services School District
Edgewood Cmty Developmental
1601 Peachtree St
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Wayne County Public Schools
Wayne School of Engineering
700 North Herman St
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Wayne County Public Schools
Wayne Middle / High Academy
801 North Lionel St
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Wayne County Public Schools
Dillard Academy
504 West Elm St
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dillard Academy
Carver Heights Elementary
411 Bunche Dr
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne County Public Schools
Dillard Middle School
1101 South Devereaux St
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wayne County Public Schools
School Street Elementary
415 South Virginia St
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne County Public Schools
North Drive Elementary
1108 North Dr
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne County Public Schools
Grantham
174 Grantham School Rd
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne County Public Schools
Rosewood Elementary
126 Charlie Braswell Rd
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne County Public Schools
Rosewood Middle School
541 Nc 581 South
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wayne County Public Schools
Goldsboro High School
901 East Beech St
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wayne County Public Schools
Rosewood High School
900 Rosewood Rd
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wayne County Public Schools
St Mary School
1601 Edgerton St
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Wayne Country Day School
480 Country Day Rd
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Faith Christian Academy
1200 W Grantham St
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Pathway Christian Academy
1302 S George St
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Wayne Christian School
1201 Patetown Rd
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Rhema Christian Academy
323 Whitfield Dr
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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