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ZIP Code 27804

Primary City:Rocky Mount, NC (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Rocky Mount
County: Nash County
Timezone: Eastern (3:02am)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.99, -77.85
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27804

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27804. 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 27804. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27804, 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:
Rocky Mount, NC
Acceptable:
Wesleyan Col, Wesleyan College

Stats and Demographics for the 27804 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27804 is located in northeast 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 27804 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27804 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,058
Population Density 688 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,402
Median Home Value $133,500
Land Area 42.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,966
Median Household Income $44,282

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9149709821,0648998149099029229301,038885857591387279205164
Female8878708581,0129689589581,0069851,1211,1591,0901,000656545482390401
Total1,8011,8401,8402,0761,8671,7721,8671,9081,9072,0512,1971,9751,8571,247932761595565

Gender

 Male 13,712 47%
 Female 15,346 53%
Gender

Race

 White 14,639 50.4%
 Black Or African American 12,303 42.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 232 0.8%
 Asian 477 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 857 2.9%
 Two Or More Races 544 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner696181,1321,5511,6371,049667233
Renter4451,2171,037916683361240111
Total5141,8352,1692,4672,3201,410907344

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,147 43%
 Single Guardian 2,419 20%
 Singles 3,725 31%
 Singles With Roommate 675 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,215 69%
 Households with Kids 3,751 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male164177195179192195175207201212202203203162214196177233244242
Female164175194181190166149188177183184143177171205203198212194199
Total328352389360382361324395378395386346380333419399375445438441

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27804 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27804 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 27804 real estate data, the median home value of $133,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27804. Rentals in 27804 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 27804 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,214 97.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 289 1.0%
 Other Institutional 6 0.0%
 College Student Housing 442 1.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 107 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,043 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,913 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,010 37%
 Households Vacant 1,436 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 744 52%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1%
 For Sale Only 217 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 75 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 87 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 298 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 279 6%
 1 Bedroom 652 13%
 2 Bedroom 1,985 41%
 3+ Bedroom 1,961 40%
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 $44,282 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27804 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 27804 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 9,295 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,846 24%
 No Earnings 8,742 37%
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 9,295 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,846 24%
 No Earnings 8,742 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,746 94.2%
 Public transportation 72 0.6%
 Taxicab 71 0.6%
 Motorcycle 36 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 227 1.8%
 Worked at Home 317 2.5%
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 1,511 17%
 High School Graduate 4,525 50%
 Associate's degree 502 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,808 20%
 Master's degree 353 4%
 Professional school degree 218 2%
 Doctorate degree 109 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,605 83.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 643 11.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 280 5.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27804

ZIP Code 27804 is in the Rocky Mount Preparatory School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27804.

Rocky Mount Preparatory
3334 Bishop Rd
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rocky Mount Preparatory School District
Tar River Academy
224 South Pearl St
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nash-Rocky Mount School District
Englewood Elementary
101 South Englewood Dr
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nash-Rocky Mount School District
Benvenue Elementary
2700 Nicodemus Mile Rd
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nash-Rocky Mount School District
Winstead Avenue Elementary
991 South Winstead Ave
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nash-Rocky Mount School District
Northern Nash High School
4230 Green Hills Rd
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Nash-Rocky Mount School District
Nash Central High School
4279 Nash Central High Rd
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Nash-Rocky Mount School District
Nrm Early College High School
530 North Old Carriage Rd
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Nash-Rocky Mount School District
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School
315 Hammond St
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Falls Road Baptist Church School
113 Trevathan St
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
1st United Methodist Preschool & Kindergarten
100 S Church St
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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