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ZIP Code 27845

Primary City:Jackson, NC (View All Cities)
County: Northampton County
Timezone: Eastern (3:42pm)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.4, -77.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27845

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27845. 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 27845. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27845, 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:
Jackson, NC
Acceptable:
Lasker

Stats and Demographics for the 27845 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27845 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 27845 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27845 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,394
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 991
Median Home Value $86,200
Land Area 99.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.56 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 832
Median Household Income $41,905

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 53

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male38474868971441121211131319499767656282117
Female344440503450324546728377767177605562
Total729188118131194144166159203177176152147133887679

Gender

 Male 1,386 58%
 Female 1,008 42%
Gender

Race

 White 1,005 42.0%
 Black Or African American 1,347 56.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.4%
 Asian 9 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 14 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner432551191561319532
Renter52423323857218
Total9567815119418811640

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 353 42%
 Single Guardian 140 17%
 Singles 315 38%
 Singles With Roommate 24 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 652 78%
 Households with Kids 180 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male410961893710117911105920191513
Female658712586136810610149101259
Total1015171330141113231715191720191830312022

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27845 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27845 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 27845 real estate data, the median home value of $86,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27845. Rentals in 27845 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27845 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,805 75%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 521 22%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 68 3%
 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 331 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 293 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 208 21%
 Households Vacant 159 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 9%
 For Migrant Workers 2 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 120 75%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 28 19%
 2 Bedroom 30 21%
 3+ Bedroom 88 60%
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 $41,905 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27845 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, 27845 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 27845 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 785 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 552 23%
 No Earnings 1,057 44%
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 785 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 552 23%
 No Earnings 1,057 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,015 92.9%
 Public transportation 2 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 67 6.1%
 Worked at Home 8 0.7%
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 322 27.2%
 High School Graduate 754 63.7%
 Associate's degree 21 1.8%
 Bachelor's degree 64 5.4%
 Master's degree 4 0.3%
 Professional school degree 14 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 272 92.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 3.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 3.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27845

ZIP Code 27845 is in the Northampton County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27845.

Central Elementary
9742 Nc Hwy 305
Jackson, NC 27845
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northampton County School District
Northeast Academy
210 Church St
Lasker, NC 27845
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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