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ZIP Code 27581

Primary City:Stem, NC (View All Cities)
County: Granville County
Timezone: Eastern (8:52am)
Area code: 919 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.21, -78.73
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27581

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27581. 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 27581. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27581, 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:
Stem, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27581 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27581 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 27581 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27581 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,049
Population Density 89 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,291
Median Home Value $142,800
Land Area 34.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.63 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,175
Median Household Income $52,560

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male959911811986887910812912813985109793418177
Female959486105798574111116136151881117831312021
Total19019320422416517315321924526429017322015765493728

Gender

 Male 1,537 50%
 Female 1,512 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,536 83.2%
 Black Or African American 350 11.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.3%
 Asian 7 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 97 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 50 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner241051992521971345314
Renter2539415326751
Total491442403052231415815

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 659 56%
 Single Guardian 207 18%
 Singles 242 21%
 Singles With Roommate 67 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 746 63%
 Households with Kids 429 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1916202115221918252526221728202333202316
Female1422162018221725121420201616251522251815
Total3338364133443643373946423344453855454131

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27581 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27581 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 27581 real estate data, the median home value of $142,800 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 27581. Rentals in 27581 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27581 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,049 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 738 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 240 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 197 15%
 Households Vacant 116 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 26 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 4%
 For Migrant Workers 3 3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 59 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 27 24%
 3+ Bedroom 86 76%
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 $52,560 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27581 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 27581 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. However, that is not the case in 27581. 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 1,485 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 603 15%
 No Earnings 2,038 49%
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 1,485 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 603 15%
 No Earnings 2,038 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,419 99%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 18 1%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 575 23.0%
 High School Graduate 1,576 63.2%
 Associate's degree 135 5.4%
 Bachelor's degree 158 6.3%
 Master's degree 41 1.6%
 Professional school degree 10 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 698 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 84 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 63 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27581

ZIP Code 27581 is in the Granville County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27581.

Granville Central High School
2043 Sanders Rd
Stem, NC 27581
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Granville County School District

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