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ZIP Code 27812

Primary City:Bethel, NC (View All Cities)
County: Pitt County
Timezone: Eastern (8:44am)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.8, -77.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27812

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27812. 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 27812. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27812, 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:
Bethel, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27812 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27812 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 27812 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27812 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,593
Population Density 42 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,246
Median Home Value $82,500
Land Area 61.92 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,078
Median Household Income $30,121

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male74678510272764941659799119996046192412
Female7762917372725660771011281271177265533945
Total151129176175144148105101142198227246216132111726357

Gender

 Male 1,206 47%
 Female 1,387 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,049 40.5%
 Black Or African American 1,469 56.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.4%
 Asian 5 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 46 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner749671492121128138
Renter235543817753229
Total3010411023028916510347

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 439 41%
 Single Guardian 257 24%
 Singles 344 32%
 Singles With Roommate 38 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 782 73%
 Households with Kids 296 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male19141510161518126211492021202117261818
Female15151619151016129172420141681424111611
Total3429312931253424153838293437283541373429

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27812 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27812 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 27812 real estate data, the median home value of $82,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27812 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27812 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27812 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,589 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 412 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 303 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 363 29%
 Households Vacant 168 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 59 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 13 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 62 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 96 22%
 2 Bedroom 130 30%
 3+ Bedroom 206 48%
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 $30,121 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27812 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. Most commuters in 27812 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 737 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 513 22%
 No Earnings 1,130 47%
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 737 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 513 22%
 No Earnings 1,130 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,004 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 2%
 Worked at Home 47 4%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 253 28%
 High School Graduate 499 56%
 Associate's degree 62 7%
 Bachelor's degree 54 6%
 Master's degree 26 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 405 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 75 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27812

ZIP Code 27812 is in the Pitt County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27812.

Bethel Elementary
210 East Washington Rd
Bethel, NC 27812
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pitt County School District
North Pitt High School
5659 Nc 11 North
Bethel, NC 27812
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pitt County School District

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