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ZIP Code 27537

Primary City:Henderson, NC (View All Cities)
County: Vance County
Timezone: Eastern (6:16pm)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.4, -78.4
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27537

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27537. 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 27537. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27537, 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 27537 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27537 is located in northeast 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 27537 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27537 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,319
Population Density 127 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,468
Median Home Value $93,800
Land Area 191.28 sq mi
Water Area 11.45 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,099
Median Household Income $39,033

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male80487291291368362169179284989480179977354536625114769
Female769853824895665662729891881960918906838595409340206196
Total1,5731,7251,7361,8081,3481,2831,4201,6831,7301,8541,7191,7051,6111,140775591353265

Gender

 Male 11,782 48%
 Female 12,537 52%
Gender

Race

 White 13,161 54.1%
 Black Or African American 9,689 39.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 72 0.3%
 Asian 54 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 1,036 4.3%
 Two Or More Races 301 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner806231,2501,5441,5951,043525111
Renter19553249044833517711041
Total2751,1551,7401,9921,9301,220635152

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,538 50%
 Single Guardian 2,183 24%
 Singles 2,002 22%
 Singles With Roommate 376 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,774 63%
 Households with Kids 3,325 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male145144198168165171155173208176180211169176170195202190156145
Female145149170162156147180174196150182150158184151216209177142140
Total290293368330321318335347404326362361327360321411411367298285

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27537 has a slightly less than average 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 27537 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 27537 real estate data, the median home value of $93,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27537 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27537 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27537 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,206 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 94 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 19 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,318 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,453 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,328 22%
 Households Vacant 1,369 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 211 15.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 0.9%
 For Sale Only 149 10.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 45 3.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 601 43.9%
 For Migrant Workers 8 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 343 25.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 94 4%
 1 Bedroom 73 3%
 2 Bedroom 726 30%
 3+ Bedroom 1,526 63%
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 $39,033 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27537 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, 27537 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 27537 can expect to fall in that range. 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 8,119 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,986 20%
 No Earnings 7,929 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 8,119 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,986 20%
 No Earnings 7,929 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,444 96.7%
 Public transportation 18 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 201 1.9%
 Worked at Home 138 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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,107 27.0%
 High School Graduate 4,572 58.5%
 Associate's degree 552 7.1%
 Bachelor's degree 416 5.3%
 Master's degree 132 1.7%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 36 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,482 80.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 511 9.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 569 10.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27537

ZIP Code 27537 is in the Vance County School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27537.

Aycock Elementary
305 Carey Chapel Rd
Henderson, NC 27537
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vance County School District
Carver Elementary
987 Carver Sch Rd
Henderson, NC 27537
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vance County School District
Dabney Elementary
150 Lanning Rd
Henderson, NC 27537
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vance County School District
New Hope Elementary
10199 Nc 39 Hwy North
Henderson, NC 27537
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vance County School District
E O Young Jr Elementary
6655 Broad St
Henderson, NC 27537
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vance County School District
Clarke Elementary
309 Mount Carmel Church Rd
Henderson, NC 27537
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vance County School District
Northern Vance High School
293 Warrenton Rd
Henderson, NC 27537
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Vance County School District
Western Vance High School
2785 Poplar Creek Rd
Henderson, NC 27537
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Vance County School District
Southern Vance High School
925 Garrett Rd
Henderson, NC 27537
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Vance County School District
Vance County Early College
200 Community College Rd
Henderson, NC 27537
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Vance County School District
Kerr-Vance Academy
700 Vance Academy Rd
Henderson, NC 27537
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Victory Christian School
475 J P Taylor Rd
Henderson, NC 27537
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Crossroads Christian School
583 Old County Home Rd
Henderson, NC 27537
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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