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ZIP Code 27820

Primary City:Conway, NC (View All Cities)
County: Northampton County
Timezone: Eastern (4:42am)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.41, -77.24
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27820

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27820. 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 27820. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27820, 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:
Conway, NC
Acceptable:
Milwaukee

Stats and Demographics for the 27820 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27820 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 27820 are primarily white. 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 27820 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,088
Population Density 55 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,489
Median Home Value $91,800
Land Area 56.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,299
Median Household Income $38,323

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1127011211171716881100102141112895977472214
Female8811411289729291741041071431321118059577034
Total2001842242001431631591552042092842442001391361049248

Gender

 Male 1,459 47%
 Female 1,629 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,759 57.0%
 Black Or African American 1,265 41.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 22 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 33 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner68211922821715112429
Renter237865615028299
Total2916018428926717915338

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 577 44%
 Single Guardian 294 23%
 Singles 390 30%
 Singles With Roommate 38 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 911 70%
 Households with Kids 388 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male271423281022717142628201919182722232116
Female1115201828271520242320172626201622181321
Total3829434638492237384948374545384344413437

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27820 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27820 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 27820 real estate data, the median home value of $91,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27820 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27820 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27820 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,088 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 506 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 450 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 343 23%
 Households Vacant 190 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 15.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 23 12.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 6.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 10.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 104 54.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 22 7%
 2 Bedroom 108 36%
 3+ Bedroom 171 57%
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 $38,323 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27820 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 27820 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 27820 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 898 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 405 17%
 No Earnings 1,121 46%
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 898 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 405 17%
 No Earnings 1,121 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,122 96.8%
 Public transportation 4 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 33 2.8%
 Worked at Home 0 0.0%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 230 21.6%
 High School Graduate 710 66.6%
 Associate's degree 78 7.3%
 Bachelor's degree 15 1.4%
 Master's degree 29 2.7%
 Professional school degree 4 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 332 61.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 202 37.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 0.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27820

ZIP Code 27820 is in the Northampton County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27820.

Conway Middle School
400 East Main St
Conway, NC 27820
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Northampton County School District
Northampton County High School
750 Nchs Rd
Conway, NC 27820
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northampton County School District

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