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ZIP Code 27616

Primary City:Raleigh, NC (View All Cities)
County: Wake County
Timezone: Eastern (7:15pm)
Area code: 919 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.87, -78.54
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27616

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27616. 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 27616. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27616, 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
Acceptable:
Brentwood

Stats and Demographics for the 27616 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27616 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 27616 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27616 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 42,294
Population Density 1,903 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,973
Median Home Value $171,500
Land Area 22.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,087
Median Household Income $58,311

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,0191,9241,7081,4641,1151,5361,8582,0061,6441,4261,0857845603442041277259
Female1,9501,8821,7031,4951,1721,8522,2632,2631,9111,6661,301955762418290215117144
Total3,9693,8063,4112,9592,2873,3884,1214,2693,5553,0922,3861,7391,322762494342189203

Gender

 Male 19,935 47%
 Female 22,359 53%
Gender

Race

 White 18,364 43.4%
 Black Or African American 16,658 39.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 316 0.7%
 Asian 2,261 5.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 25 0.1%
 Other Race 3,177 7.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,493 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1212,2503,1762,4521,47761622849
Renter4711,5331,3567903601325818
Total5923,7834,5323,2421,83774828667

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,396 49%
 Single Guardian 3,505 23%
 Singles 3,262 22%
 Singles With Roommate 924 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,964 53%
 Households with Kids 7,123 47%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male418375404397351429375399370341339344339345306350333248227208
Female378413405417369421324400368370380326323304342339329286199215
Total796788809814720850699799738711719670662649648689662534426423

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27616 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27616 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 27616 real estate data, the median home value of $171,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27616 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27616 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 27616 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 42,116 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 121 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 52 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,517 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 852 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,718 30%
 Households Vacant 886 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 384 43%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 3%
 For Sale Only 244 28%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 172 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 88 2%
 1 Bedroom 978 20%
 2 Bedroom 2,042 42%
 3+ Bedroom 1,722 36%
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 $58,311 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27616 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. Most commuters in 27616 can expect to fall in that range. 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 17,137 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,118 25%
 No Earnings 7,735 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 17,137 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,118 25%
 No Earnings 7,735 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 20,804 93.3%
 Public transportation 189 0.8%
 Taxicab 88 0.4%
 Motorcycle 11 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 211 0.9%
 Worked at Home 995 4.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,708 13.8%
 High School Graduate 5,075 40.9%
 Associate's degree 1,472 11.9%
 Bachelor's degree 3,334 26.8%
 Master's degree 566 4.6%
 Professional school degree 194 1.6%
 Doctorate degree 71 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 9,092 76.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,450 12.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,373 11.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27616

ZIP Code 27616 is in the Casa Esperanza Montessori School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27616.

Casa Esperanza Montessori
2600 Sumner Blvd 130
Raleigh, NC 27616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Casa Esperanza Montessori School District
East Millbrook Middle School
3801 Spring Forest Rd
Raleigh, NC 27616
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Fox Road Elementary
7101 Fox Rd
Raleigh, NC 27616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Wildwood Forest Elementary
8401 Wildwood Forest Dr
Raleigh, NC 27616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Harris Creek Elementary
3829 Forestville Rd
Raleigh, NC 27616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
River Bend Elementary
6710 Perry Creek Rd
Raleigh, NC 27616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Abbott'S Creek Elementary School
3851 Spring Forest Rd
Raleigh, NC 27616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wake County School District
Body of Christ Christian Academy
4501 Spring Forest Rd
Raleigh, NC 27616
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Thomas More Academy
3109 Spring Forest Rd
Raleigh, NC 27616
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Christian Life Academy
6551 Meridian Dr 131
Raleigh, NC 27616
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
North Raleigh Christian Academy
7300 Perry Creek Rd
Raleigh, NC 27616
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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