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ZIP Code 27610

Primary City:Raleigh, NC (View All Cities)
County: Wake County
Timezone: Eastern (1:32pm)
Area code: 919 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.7, -78.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27610

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27610. 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 27610. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27610, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 27610 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27610 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 27610 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27610 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 65,648
Population Density 1,537 people per sq mi
Housing Units 23,846
Median Home Value $144,900
Land Area 42.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 22,037
Median Household Income $43,520

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,9272,7082,6462,8042,3112,2892,4402,3472,0941,9801,7171,3501,029710467308185164
Female2,8542,5372,5742,6532,4922,8093,0853,0212,6372,3622,1391,7821,390912657488415365
Total5,7815,2455,2205,4574,8035,0985,5255,3684,7314,3423,8563,1322,4191,6221,124796600529

Gender

 Male 30,476 46%
 Female 35,172 54%
Gender

Race

 White 13,051 19.9%
 Black Or African American 42,997 65.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 423 0.6%
 Asian 986 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 23 0.0%
 Other Race 6,444 9.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,724 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1772,3913,2662,9262,3581,307690242
Renter7912,3252,1191,6411,00545826477
Total9684,7165,3854,5673,3631,765954319

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,309 38%
 Single Guardian 7,133 32%
 Singles 5,212 24%
 Singles With Roommate 1,383 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 12,254 56%
 Households with Kids 9,783 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male563607577572556503535519595541521549469566533554507557653555
Female602560571582497481505519535542523491515503466474554568591554
Total1,1651,1671,1481,1541,0539841,0401,0381,1301,0831,0441,0409841,0699991,0281,0611,1251,2441,109

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27610 has a small 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 27610 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 27610 real estate data, the median home value of $144,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27610 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27610 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27610 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 62,319 94.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,765 2.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 31 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 216 0.3%
 Other Institutional 127 0.2%
 College Student Housing 1,107 1.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 83 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 11,493 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,864 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,680 36%
 Households Vacant 1,809 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 732 40%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 1%
 For Sale Only 356 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 47 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 44 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 611 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 162 2%
 1 Bedroom 806 9%
 2 Bedroom 4,168 46%
 3+ Bedroom 3,872 43%
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 $43,520 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27610 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 27610 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 19,695 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,887 27%
 No Earnings 18,157 35%
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 19,695 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,887 27%
 No Earnings 18,157 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 26,473 90.9%
 Public transportation 979 3.4%
 Taxicab 122 0.4%
 Motorcycle 44 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 537 1.8%
 Worked at Home 953 3.3%
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 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 3,665 20.0%
 High School Graduate 9,567 52.3%
 Associate's degree 1,385 7.6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,779 15.2%
 Master's degree 827 4.5%
 Professional school degree 47 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 36 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 12,978 80.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,242 7.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,867 11.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27610

ZIP Code 27610 is in the Nc Dept of Juvenile Justice School District. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27610.

Wake Juvenile Detention Center
700 Beacon Lake Dr
Raleigh, NC 27610
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nc Dept of Juvenile Justice School District
Longview
318 North King Charles Rd
Raleigh, NC 27610
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Wake County School District
Preeminent Charter
3815 Rock Quarry Rd
Raleigh, NC 27610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Preeminent Charter School District
Bugg Elementary
825 Cooper Rd
Raleigh, NC 27610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Carnage Middle School
1425 Carnage Dr
Raleigh, NC 27610
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Fuller Elementary
806 Calloway Dr
Raleigh, NC 27610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Poe Elementary
400 Peyton St
Raleigh, NC 27610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Powell Elementary
1130 Marlborough Rd
Raleigh, NC 27610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
River Oaks Middle School
4700 New Bern Ave
Raleigh, NC 27610
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Barwell Road Elementary
3925 Barwell Rd
Raleigh, NC 27610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Walnut Creek Elementary School
2600 Sunnybrook Rd
Raleigh, NC 27610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
William G Enloe High School
128 Clarendon Crescent
Raleigh, NC 27610
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wake County School District
Phillips High School
1923 Milburnie Rd
Raleigh, NC 27610
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wake County School District
Southeast Raleigh High School
2600 Rock Quarry Rd
Raleigh, NC 27610
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wake County School District
Wake Early College of Health and Science
2901 Holston Ln
Raleigh, NC 27610
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wake County School District
Upper Room Christian Academy
3330 Idlewood Village Dr
Raleigh, NC 27610
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Gethsemane Sda School
2523 Sanderford Rd
Raleigh, NC 27610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Word of God Christian Academy
3000 Rock Quarry Rd
Raleigh, NC 27610
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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