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ZIP Code 27546

Primary City:Lillington, NC (View All Cities)
County: Harnett County
Timezone: Eastern (12:52am)
Coordinates:35.4, -78.9
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27546

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27546. 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 27546. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27546, 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:
Lillington, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27546 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27546 is located in central 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 27546 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely 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 27546 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,471
Population Density 157 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,449
Median Home Value $127,100
Land Area 123.76 sq mi
Water Area 2.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,571
Median Household Income $40,198

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5675795889691,1947006467196537216495434393132191428760
Female5915635671,0841,240583535571548573598573501325279211186155
Total1,1581,1421,1552,0532,4341,2831,1811,2901,2011,2941,2471,116940638498353273215

Gender

 Male 9,788 50%
 Female 9,683 50%
Gender

Race

 White 13,431 69.0%
 Black Or African American 4,483 23.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 239 1.2%
 Asian 171 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 669 3.4%
 Two Or More Races 463 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner98498826926908581346126
Renter4585393653832481489526
Total5561,0371,1911,3091,156729441152

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,027 46%
 Single Guardian 1,313 20%
 Singles 1,718 26%
 Singles With Roommate 513 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,332 66%
 Households with Kids 2,239 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male111114114121117104128106124116108118133113111137149215357302
Female125123126119109114112115113107112106121121116122119292435370
Total236237240240226218240221237223220224254234227259268507792672

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27546 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27546 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 27546 real estate data, the median home value of $127,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27546 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27546 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27546 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,601 85.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 981 5.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 127 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,749 9.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 13 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,815 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,494 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,262 30%
 Households Vacant 878 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 342 39.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1.1%
 For Sale Only 131 14.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 4.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 4.2%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 320 36.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 125 6%
 1 Bedroom 256 13%
 2 Bedroom 743 37%
 3+ Bedroom 891 44%
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 $40,198 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27546 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. However, that is not the case in 27546. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,882 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,306 27%
 No Earnings 6,720 42%
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 4,882 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,306 27%
 No Earnings 6,720 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,598 93.3%
 Public transportation 17 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 261 3.7%
 Worked at Home 197 2.8%
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 1,229 20%
 High School Graduate 3,450 55%
 Associate's degree 398 6%
 Bachelor's degree 666 11%
 Master's degree 383 6%
 Professional school degree 56 1%
 Doctorate degree 83 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,471 71.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 294 8.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 715 20.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27546

ZIP Code 27546 is in the Harnett County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27546.

Star Academy
900 11th St
Lillington, NC 27546
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Harnett County School District
Boone Trail Elementary
1425 Adcock Rd
Lillington, NC 27546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harnett County School District
Western Harnett Middle School
11135 Nc Hwy 27 West
Lillington, NC 27546
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Harnett County School District
Lillington-Shawtown Elementary
855 Old Us 421
Lillington, NC 27546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harnett County School District
Western Harnett High School
10637 Nc Hwy 27 West
Lillington, NC 27546
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Harnett County School District

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