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ZIP Code 27834

Primary City:Greenville, NC (View All Cities)
County: Pitt County
Timezone: Eastern (4:51pm)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.7, -77.4
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27834

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27834. 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 27834. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27834, 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:
Greenville, NC
Unacceptable:
East Carolina Univ, East Carolina University, Pactolus

Stats and Demographics for the 27834 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27834 is located in northeast North Carolina and covers a slightly higher 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 27834 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27834 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 52,914
Population Density 299 people per sq mi
Housing Units 24,429
Median Home Value $101,500
Land Area 176.91 sq mi
Water Area 1.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 21,546
Median Household Income $31,265

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,0721,8491,6941,7952,5132,2841,9281,5771,5531,4701,5161,3151,070725502360195167
Female1,9001,7261,6852,0443,4102,5692,1141,8241,6351,8781,8451,5621,307832615527397459
Total3,9723,5753,3793,8395,9234,8534,0423,4013,1883,3483,3612,8772,3771,5571,117887592626

Gender

 Male 24,585 46%
 Female 28,329 54%
Gender

Race

 White 19,726 37.3%
 Black Or African American 28,843 54.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 194 0.4%
 Asian 757 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 40 0.1%
 Other Race 2,173 4.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,181 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2731,4571,6512,0542,0451,200651154
Renter2,4653,2982,0651,9021,276544335176
Total2,7384,7553,7163,9563,3211,744986330

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,879 32%
 Single Guardian 5,561 26%
 Singles 6,894 32%
 Singles With Roommate 2,212 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 14,647 68%
 Households with Kids 6,899 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male418419387407379355374334407348324336369317344304367387393572
Female394376361345356351319371329373340358327287348368349408571747
Total8127957487527357066937057367216646946966046926727167959641,319

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27834 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 27834 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 27834 real estate data, the median home value of $101,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27834 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27834 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 27834 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 51,688 97.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 431 0.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 38 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 450 0.9%
 Other Institutional 2 0.0%
 College Student Housing 4 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 301 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,926 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,559 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 12,061 49%
 Households Vacant 2,883 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,721 59.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 50 1.7%
 For Sale Only 384 13.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 56 1.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 83 2.9%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 586 20.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 154 1%
 1 Bedroom 2,932 24%
 2 Bedroom 5,285 43%
 3+ Bedroom 4,049 33%
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 $31,265 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27834 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 27834 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. More commuters in 27834 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 15,066 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,595 30%
 No Earnings 14,095 34%
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 15,066 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,595 30%
 No Earnings 14,095 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 21,734 93.7%
 Public transportation 344 1.5%
 Taxicab 41 0.2%
 Motorcycle 38 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 672 2.9%
 Worked at Home 375 1.6%
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 2,942 21%
 High School Graduate 7,384 52%
 Associate's degree 1,189 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,543 11%
 Master's degree 628 4%
 Professional school degree 295 2%
 Doctorate degree 198 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 9,097 79.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 870 7.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,486 13.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27834

ZIP Code 27834 is in the Pitt County School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27834.

Pitt Memorial Hospital
1717 West 5th St
Greenville, NC 27834
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Pitt County School District
Pitt Regional Juvenile Detention Center
451 Belvoir Rd
Greenville, NC 27834
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nc Dept of Juvenile Justice School District
Belvoir Elementary
2568 Nc 33 West
Greenville, NC 27834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pitt County School District
Chicod
7557 Nc 43 South
Greenville, NC 27834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pitt County School District
Falkland Elementary
503 Nc 121
Greenville, NC 27834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pitt County School District
Pactolus
3405 Yankee Hall Rd
Greenville, NC 27834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pitt County School District
Wellcome Middle School
3101 North Memorial Dr
Greenville, NC 27834
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pitt County School District
Sadie Saulter Elementary
1019 Fleming St
Greenville, NC 27834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pitt County School District
South Greenville Elementary
811 Howell St
Greenville, NC 27834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pitt County School District
Northwest Elementary
1471 Holland Rd
Greenville, NC 27834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pitt County School District
Lakeforest Elementary
3300 Briarcliff Dr
Greenville, NC 27834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pitt County School District
Junius H Rose High School
600 West Arlington Blvd
Greenville, NC 27834
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pitt County School District
Greenville Christian Academy
1621 Greenville Blvd SW
Greenville, NC 27834
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Calvary Christian Academy
1412 Holbert St
Greenville, NC 27834
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Community Christian Academy
2009 Pactolus Hwy
Greenville, NC 27834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Oakwood School
4000 Macgregor Downs Rd
Greenville, NC 27834
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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