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ZIP Code 27605

Primary City:Raleigh, NC (View All Cities)
County: Wake County
Timezone: Eastern (5:10pm)
Area code: 919 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.79, -78.65
ZIP (~1500 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27605

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27605. 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 27605. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27605, 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:
Raleigh, NC
Unacceptable:
Cameron Village

Stats and Demographics for the 27605 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27605 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 27605 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27605 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,495
Population Density 4,555 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,031
Median Home Value $347,600
Land Area 0.99 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,724
Median Household Income $45,868

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male655437472903922461881561411391571227653432921
Female425945453763841901361251291171131268080585183
Total107113829266677643632428127025627024815613310180104

Gender

 Male 2,256 50%
 Female 2,239 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,964 88.2%
 Black Or African American 333 7.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.2%
 Asian 74 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 43 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 73 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner122081931792041237040
Renter327636254185159803519
Total33984444736436320310559

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 494 18%
 Single Guardian 142 5%
 Singles 1,617 59%
 Singles With Roommate 471 17%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,501 92%
 Households with Kids 223 8%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male141012111010131011998654517101122
Female111283151413512661271499147645
Total2522201425242615231515201319131431171767

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27605 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 27605 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 27605 real estate data, the median home value of $347,600 is high 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 27605. Rentals in 27605 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27605 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,323 96.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 143 3.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 29 0.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 799 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 230 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,695 56%
 Households Vacant 307 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 146 48%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 8%
 For Sale Only 36 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 62 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 234 15%
 1 Bedroom 781 49%
 2 Bedroom 513 32%
 3+ Bedroom 81 5%
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 $45,868 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27605 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 27605 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 27605 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,112 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,211 28%
 No Earnings 999 23%
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 2,112 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,211 28%
 No Earnings 999 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,321 78.3%
 Public transportation 45 1.5%
 Taxicab 9 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 207 7.0%
 Worked at Home 384 12.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 202 10%
 High School Graduate 542 26%
 Associate's degree 45 2%
 Bachelor's degree 788 37%
 Master's degree 343 16%
 Professional school degree 124 6%
 Doctorate degree 81 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 164 71.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 57 24.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 10 4.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27605

ZIP Code 27605 is in the Nc Health and Human Services School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27605.

Dhhs Office of Education
616 Oberlin Rd
Raleigh, NC 27605
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nc Health and Human Services School District
Wiley Elementary
301 Saint Mary's St
Raleigh, NC 27605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Partnership Elementary
601 Devereux St
Raleigh, NC 27605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Raleigh Charter High School
1307 Glenwood Ave
Raleigh, NC 27605
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Raleigh Charter High School District
Needham Broughton High School
723 Saint Mary's St
Raleigh, NC 27605
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wake County School District

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