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ZIP Code 27536

Primary City:Henderson, NC (View All Cities)
County: Vance County
Timezone: Eastern (11:10pm)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.33, -78.41
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27536

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27536. 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 27536. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27536, 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:
Henderson, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27536 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27536 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 27536 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27536 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,289
Population Density 1,355 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,971
Median Home Value $118,900
Land Area 12.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,928
Median Household Income $25,644

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male65760857963653942744848947443554948242030426719015293
Female674615567602623589502536556621668631528435371348293381
Total1,3311,2231,1461,2381,1621,0169501,0251,0301,0561,2171,113948739638538445474

Gender

 Male 7,749 45%
 Female 9,540 55%
Gender

Race

 White 5,339 30.9%
 Black Or African American 10,843 62.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 54 0.3%
 Asian 139 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 647 3.7%
 Two Or More Races 267 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner22147326538697571468168
Renter331757790740596377255145
Total3539041,1161,2781,293948723313

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,984 29%
 Single Guardian 2,319 33%
 Singles 2,247 32%
 Singles With Roommate 378 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,554 66%
 Households with Kids 2,374 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male14511313113211413711411712612610495128126118151137124106114
Female13714114112512896145111135132111104110110105118143114122139
Total282254272257242233259228261258215199238236223269280238228253

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27536 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 rented. Homes in ZIP code 27536 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 27536 real estate data, the median home value of $118,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 27536 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 27536 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,852 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 121 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 180 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 132 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,631 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,306 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,991 50%
 Households Vacant 1,043 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 398 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 1%
 For Sale Only 108 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 38 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 449 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 378 11%
 1 Bedroom 659 19%
 2 Bedroom 1,339 39%
 3+ Bedroom 1,096 32%
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 $25,644 is compared to the rest of the country.

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, 27536 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 27536 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 3,602 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,425 20%
 No Earnings 6,397 51%
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 3,602 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,425 20%
 No Earnings 6,397 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,719 93.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 15 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 212 4.2%
 Worked at Home 84 1.7%
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 1,143 25.8%
 High School Graduate 2,443 55.2%
 Associate's degree 176 4.0%
 Bachelor's degree 499 11.3%
 Master's degree 115 2.6%
 Professional school degree 33 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 19 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,786 82.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 162 4.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 427 12.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27536

ZIP Code 27536 is in the Vance Charter School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27536.

Vance Charter School
1227 Dabney Dr
Henderson, NC 27536
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vance Charter School District
Henderson Collegiate
906 Health Center Rd
Henderson, NC 27536
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Henderson Collegiate School District
Eaton-Johnson Middle School
500 North Beckford Dr
Henderson, NC 27536
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Vance County School District
Henderson Middle School
219 Charles St
Henderson, NC 27536
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Vance County School District
Pinkston Street Elementary
855 Adams St
Henderson, NC 27536
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vance County School District
E M Rollins Elementary
1600 South Garnett St
Henderson, NC 27536
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vance County School District
L B Yancey Elementary
311 Hawkins Dr
Henderson, NC 27536
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vance County School District
Vance County Learning Center
317 S Garnett St
Henderson, NC 27536
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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