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ZIP Code 27577

Primary City:Smithfield, NC (View All Cities)
County: Johnston County
Timezone: Eastern (7:25pm)
Coordinates:35.5, -78.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27577

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27577. 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 27577. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27577, 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:
Smithfield, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27577 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27577 is located in east 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 27577 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 large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27577 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,911
Population Density 220 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,197
Median Home Value $134,500
Land Area 104.11 sq mi
Water Area 0.54 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,351
Median Household Income $41,386

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male866833830718774824793945799832737637595435333220151119
Female889722712730608670740764732772708714649550436363327384
Total1,7551,5551,5421,4481,3821,4941,5331,7091,5311,6041,4451,3511,244985769583478503

Gender

 Male 11,441 50%
 Female 11,470 50%
Gender

Race

 White 14,699 64.2%
 Black Or African American 5,150 22.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 128 0.6%
 Asian 136 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 2,356 10.3%
 Two Or More Races 428 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner805928951,0531,028816494184
Renter26168765155848431917079
Total3411,2791,5461,6111,5121,135664263

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,972 48%
 Single Guardian 1,720 21%
 Singles 2,291 27%
 Singles With Roommate 368 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,358 64%
 Households with Kids 2,993 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male207165172142174166177158158188159156171156118147149188116136
Female19017518219017914211613115414414714814712615615316016695136
Total397340354332353308293289312332306304318282274300309354211272

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27577 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27577 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 27577 real estate data, the median home value of $134,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27577. Rentals in 27577 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27577 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,538 94.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 816 3.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 1 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 383 1.7%
 Other Institutional 6 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 167 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,649 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,493 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,209 35%
 Households Vacant 846 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 319 37.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.6%
 For Sale Only 143 16.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 1.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 51 6.0%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 309 36.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 58 2%
 1 Bedroom 281 8%
 2 Bedroom 1,509 45%
 3+ Bedroom 1,477 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 $41,386 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27577 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 27577 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 7,271 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,390 23%
 No Earnings 7,591 39%
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 7,271 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,390 23%
 No Earnings 7,591 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,340 92.4%
 Public transportation 2 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 28 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 485 4.8%
 Worked at Home 251 2.5%
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 2,288 27.3%
 High School Graduate 4,386 52.4%
 Associate's degree 398 4.8%
 Bachelor's degree 891 10.6%
 Master's degree 252 3.0%
 Professional school degree 144 1.7%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,328 82.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 151 2.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 748 14.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27577

ZIP Code 27577 is in the Neuse Charter School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27577.

Neuse Charter School
909 Booker Dairy Rd
Smithfield, NC 27577
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Neuse Charter School District
West Smithfield Elementary
2665 Galilee Rd
Smithfield, NC 27577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Johnston County School District
Smithfield Middle School
1455 Buffalo Rd
Smithfield, NC 27577
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Johnston County School District
South Smithfield Elementary
201 West Sanders St
Smithfield, NC 27577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Johnston County School District
South Campus Community Middle School
425 South Collier St
Smithfield, NC 27577
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Johnston County School District
Smithfield-Selma High School
700 Booker Dairy Rd
Smithfield, NC 27577
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Johnston County School District
South Campus Community High School
521 Martin Luther King Jr Dr
Smithfield, NC 27577
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Johnston County School District
Johnston County Middle College
245 College Rd
Smithfield, NC 27577
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Johnston County School District

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