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ZIP Code 27837

Primary City:Grimesland, NC (View All Cities)
County: Pitt County
Timezone: Eastern (1:07am)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.5, -77.2
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27837

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27837. 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 27837. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27837, 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:
Grimesland, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27837 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27837 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 27837 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 single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27837 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,903
Population Density 99 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,371
Median Home Value $154,900
Land Area 59.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.37 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,186
Median Household Income $59,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2552482171911211872112392382282131791511146749225
Female24221321116810819923926318822922121716110969593636
Total4974614283592293864505024264574343963122231361085841

Gender

 Male 2,935 50%
 Female 2,968 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,163 70.5%
 Black Or African American 1,264 21.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.3%
 Asian 29 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 321 5.4%
 Two Or More Races 110 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner222693794073502179627
Renter28102105904728154
Total5037148449739724511131

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,308 60%
 Single Guardian 337 15%
 Singles 434 20%
 Singles With Roommate 107 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,321 60%
 Households with Kids 865 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6154594448495536604451404339323942453330
Female3969474635493240574244424538293439353116
Total10012310690839887761178695828877617381806446

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27837 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27837 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 27837 real estate data, the median home value of $154,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27837. Rentals in 27837 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27837 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,903 100%
 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 1,281 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 486 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 419 18%
 Households Vacant 185 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 42 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 26 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 94 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 32 9%
 2 Bedroom 94 25%
 3+ Bedroom 246 66%
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 $59,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27837 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, 27837 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 27837 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 2,213 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 908 21%
 No Earnings 1,263 29%
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 2,213 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 908 21%
 No Earnings 1,263 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,797 95.0%
 Public transportation 44 1.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 85 2.9%
 Worked at Home 17 0.6%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 399 20%
 High School Graduate 1,105 56%
 Associate's degree 171 9%
 Bachelor's degree 220 11%
 Master's degree 89 4%
 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 1,187 88.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 45 3.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 106 7.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27837

ZIP Code 27837 is in the Pitt County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27837.

G R Whitfield
4839 School Rd
Grimesland, NC 27837
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pitt County School District

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