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ZIP Code 27534

Primary City:Goldsboro, NC (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (3:15am)
Area code: 919 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.4, -77.9
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27534

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27534. 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 27534. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27534, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 27534 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27534 is located in east 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 27534 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27534 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,364
Population Density 434 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,048
Median Home Value $129,200
Land Area 72.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.72 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,971
Median Household Income $45,745

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1421,0119651,0441,3321,2639208389011,0531,064925798553507383235126
Female1,0989749479551,2151,2549629319611,1691,1741,054862721657584427359
Total2,2401,9851,9121,9992,5472,5171,8821,7691,8622,2222,2381,9791,6601,2741,164967662485

Gender

 Male 15,060 48%
 Female 16,304 52%
Gender

Race

 White 19,044 60.7%
 Black Or African American 9,493 30.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 86 0.3%
 Asian 732 2.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 24 0.1%
 Other Race 1,085 3.5%
 Two Or More Races 900 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner916341,0451,6581,6391,182855172
Renter8851,6091,002869548384290108
Total9762,2432,0472,5272,1871,5661,145280

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,244 48%
 Single Guardian 2,405 19%
 Singles 3,748 29%
 Singles With Roommate 574 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,749 67%
 Households with Kids 4,222 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male239208221238184191222215199202211208177167220202220206196202
Female233209240212218192190193181197176184196194193187190185200218
Total472417461450402383412408380399387392373361413389410391396420

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27534 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27534 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 27534 real estate data, the median home value of $129,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27534. Rentals in 27534 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27534 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 31,000 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 288 0.9%
 Other Institutional 11 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 65 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,901 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,375 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,695 41%
 Households Vacant 1,077 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 513 47.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1.0%
 For Sale Only 162 15.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 3.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 321 29.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 118 2%
 1 Bedroom 475 8%
 2 Bedroom 2,470 42%
 3+ Bedroom 2,792 48%
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 $45,745 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27534 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 27534 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. More commuters in 27534 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 10,798 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,752 23%
 No Earnings 8,379 34%
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 10,798 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,752 23%
 No Earnings 8,379 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,817 97.0%
 Public transportation 94 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 182 1.3%
 Worked at Home 139 1.0%
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 1,285 14%
 High School Graduate 5,243 55%
 Associate's degree 1,022 11%
 Bachelor's degree 1,155 12%
 Master's degree 391 4%
 Professional school degree 176 2%
 Doctorate degree 194 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,030 80.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 577 9.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 635 10.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27534

ZIP Code 27534 is in the Wayne County Public Schools. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27534.

Eastern Wayne Elementary
1271 New Hope Rd
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne County Public Schools
Eastern Wayne Middle School
3518 Central Heights Rd
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wayne County Public Schools
Greenwood Middle School
3209 East Ash St
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wayne County Public Schools
Meadow Lane Elementary
3500 East Ash St
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne County Public Schools
Spring Creek Elementary
1050 St John Church Rd
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne County Public Schools
Tommy'S Road Elementary
1150 Tommy's Rd
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne County Public Schools
Eastern Wayne High School
1135 New Hope Rd
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wayne County Public Schools
Wayne Early / Middle College High School
3000 Wayne Memorial Dr
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wayne County Public Schools
The Childrens House of Goldsboro
1112 Parkway Dr
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Wayne Montessori School
900 S Harding Dr
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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