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ZIP Code 27545

Primary City:Knightdale, NC (View All Cities)
County: Wake County
Timezone: Eastern (7:19pm)
Area code: 919 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.80, -78.47
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27545

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27545. 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 27545. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27545, 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:
Knightdale, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27545 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27545 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 27545 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27545 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,006
Population Density 793 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,242
Median Home Value $153,500
Land Area 29.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,356
Median Household Income $61,258

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9019729328396437739689588818267155253852881821196944
Female8559499248326168961,0581,0461,029864806588471347269186116134
Total1,7561,9211,8561,6711,2591,6692,0262,0041,9101,6901,5211,113856635451305185178

Gender

 Male 11,020 48%
 Female 11,986 52%
Gender

Race

 White 11,597 50.4%
 Black Or African American 8,038 34.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 195 0.8%
 Asian 379 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 1,954 8.5%
 Two Or More Races 832 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner851,1161,6171,51897856224457
Renter1746585853981981035112
Total2591,7742,2021,9161,17666529569

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,336 52%
 Single Guardian 1,760 21%
 Singles 1,794 21%
 Singles With Roommate 466 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,717 56%
 Households with Kids 3,639 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male190189156194210173184189216190168188201185183182193160121109
Female167178169173209208170172190210195179181159196182170154130116
Total357367325367419381354361406400363367382344379364363314251225

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27545 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 27545 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 27545 real estate data, the median home value of $153,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27545 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27545 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27545 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,899 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 95 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,240 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 937 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,179 24%
 Households Vacant 886 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 295 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 281 32%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 251 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 495 22%
 2 Bedroom 679 30%
 3+ Bedroom 1,120 49%
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 $61,258 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27545 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. 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 27545 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 9,092 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,006 22%
 No Earnings 4,934 27%
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 9,092 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,006 22%
 No Earnings 4,934 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,326 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 224 2%
 Worked at Home 399 3%
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 1,089 15.1%
 High School Graduate 3,495 48.6%
 Associate's degree 491 6.8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,376 19.1%
 Master's degree 546 7.6%
 Professional school degree 57 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 143 2.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,927 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 635 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 362 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27545

ZIP Code 27545 is in the Wake County School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27545.

Hodge Road Elementary
2128 Mingo Bluff Blvd
Knightdale, NC 27545
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Knightdale Elementary
109 Ridge St
Knightdale, NC 27545
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Lockhart Elementary
1320 North Smithfield Rd
Knightdale, NC 27545
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Forestville Road Elementary
100 Lawson Ridge Rd
Knightdale, NC 27545
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Knightdale High School
100 Bryan Chalk Ln
Knightdale, NC 27545
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wake County School District
Grace Academy
818 Maurepas Dr
Knightdale, NC 27545
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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