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ZIP Code 27612

Primary City:Raleigh, NC (View All Cities)
County: Wake County
Timezone: Eastern (8:39am)
Area code: 919 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.85, -78.72
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27612

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27612. 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 27612. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27612, 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:
Crabtree Valley, Duraleigh

Stats and Demographics for the 27612 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27612 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 27612 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27612 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,028
Population Density 1,867 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,005
Median Home Value $284,500
Land Area 18.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,708
Median Household Income $69,237

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0469177937261,1831,8861,5841,3871,1471,1191,0551,012853589404329247248
Female1,0468948507321,4632,1291,5801,3331,2141,2181,2161,1511,036711534439419538
Total2,0921,8111,6431,4582,6464,0153,1642,7202,3612,3372,2712,1631,8891,300938768666786

Gender

 Male 16,525 47%
 Female 18,503 53%
Gender

Race

 White 26,923 76.9%
 Black Or African American 4,456 12.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 134 0.4%
 Asian 1,363 3.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.0%
 Other Race 1,413 4.0%
 Two Or More Races 722 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner751,3751,7681,9041,9951,173689204
Renter1,1312,8261,317892518203274364
Total1,2064,2013,0852,7962,5131,376963568

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,695 40%
 Single Guardian 1,846 11%
 Singles 6,426 38%
 Singles With Roommate 1,741 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,877 77%
 Households with Kids 3,831 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male196214205218196181190165185176147167140163159157179127104126
Female207205222190195184167183165177155164182172168159159136110134
Total403419427408391365357348350353302331322335327316338263214260

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27612 has a small 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 27612 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 27612 real estate data, the median home value of $284,500 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27612 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27612 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27612 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,783 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 9 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 186 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 45 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,249 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,934 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,525 42%
 Households Vacant 1,297 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 695 54%
 Rented & Unoccupied 45 3%
 For Sale Only 200 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 116 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 210 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 394 5%
 1 Bedroom 2,650 34%
 2 Bedroom 3,484 45%
 3+ Bedroom 1,187 15%
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 $69,237 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27612 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. More commuters in 27612 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 15,759 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,319 21%
 No Earnings 7,387 25%
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 15,759 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,319 21%
 No Earnings 7,387 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,299 90.3%
 Public transportation 227 1.1%
 Taxicab 14 0.1%
 Motorcycle 80 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 502 2.5%
 Worked at Home 1,152 5.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 27612 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 515 4%
 High School Graduate 3,373 27%
 Associate's degree 988 8%
 Bachelor's degree 4,910 40%
 Master's degree 1,551 13%
 Professional school degree 526 4%
 Doctorate degree 454 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,501 72.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 882 18.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 454 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27612

ZIP Code 27612 is in the Wake County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27612.

Jeffreys Grove Elementary
6119 Creedmoor Rd
Raleigh, NC 27612
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Lynn Road Elementary
1601 Lynn Rd
Raleigh, NC 27612
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Stough Elementary
4210 Edwards Mill Rd
Raleigh, NC 27612
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
York Elementary
5201 Brookhaven Dr
Raleigh, NC 27612
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Rejoice Academy
3510 Edwards Mill Rd
Raleigh, NC 27612
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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