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ZIP Code 27846

Primary City:Jamesville, NC (View All Cities)
County: Martin County
Timezone: Eastern (11:37am)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.8, -76.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27846

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27846. 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 27846. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27846, 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:
Jamesville, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27846 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27846 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 27846 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27846 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,988
Population Density 31 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,411
Median Home Value $85,500
Land Area 96.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,224
Median Household Income $38,950

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male859795116817163861051181261061129253461112
Female7684113102586893811191181211081048374581934
Total1611812082181391391561672242362472142161751271043046

Gender

 Male 1,475 49%
 Female 1,513 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,064 69.1%
 Black Or African American 816 27.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.4%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 47 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 48 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11621432162201609330
Renter166958544232126
Total2713120127026219210536

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 646 53%
 Single Guardian 203 17%
 Singles 332 27%
 Singles With Roommate 43 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 852 70%
 Households with Kids 372 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male151920231419279281819192217211920263015
Female171215201016181822223114281813222823166
Total3231354324354527504050335035344148494621

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27846 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27846 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 27846 real estate data, the median home value of $85,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27846 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27846 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $200-$299/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27846 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,982 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 6 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 489 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 446 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 289 20%
 Households Vacant 187 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 11 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 124 66%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 166 46%
 3+ Bedroom 195 54%
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 $38,950 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27846 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 27846 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 866 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 562 22%
 No Earnings 1,087 43%
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 866 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 562 22%
 No Earnings 1,087 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,093 95.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 0.6%
 Worked at Home 51 4.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 156 16%
 High School Graduate 664 67%
 Associate's degree 133 13%
 Bachelor's degree 44 4%
 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 663 88.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 33 4.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 51 6.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27846

ZIP Code 27846 is in the Martin County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27846.

Jamesville Elementary
1220 Hardison St
Jamesville, NC 27846
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Martin County School District
Jamesville Middle School
1215 South St Andrews St
Jamesville, NC 27846
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Martin County School District

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