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ZIP Code 27821

Primary City:Edward, NC (View All Cities)
County: Beaufort County
Timezone: Eastern (5:13am)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.33, -76.87
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27821

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27821. 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 27821. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27821, 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:
Edward, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27821 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27821 is located in east 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 27821 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 27821 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 358
Population Density 55 people per sq mi
Housing Units 199
Median Home Value $77,800
Land Area 6.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 149
Median Household Income $51,429

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1272010861286917179147530
Female71314174101191013172410567101
Total19203427121623171622344119191312131

Gender

 Male 170 47%
 Female 188 53%
Gender

Race

 White 95 26.5%
 Black Or African American 255 71.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 7 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner018233219150
Renter116898360
Total11716324022210

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 63 42%
 Single Guardian 35 23%
 Singles 38 26%
 Singles With Roommate 13 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 101 68%
 Households with Kids 48 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male36112130134652230141
Female10112340451323541342
Total46224470585975771483

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27821 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27821 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 27821 real estate data, the median home value of $77,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 27821 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27821 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 358 100%
 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 37 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 61 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 51 26%
 Households Vacant 50 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 36 72%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 10 100%
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 $51,429 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 27821 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 27821 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 6 4%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 59 35%
 No Earnings 106 62%
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 6 4%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 59 35%
 No Earnings 106 62%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 43 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 37 54%
 High School Graduate 31 46%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 9 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 18%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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