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ZIP Code 27849

Primary City:Lewiston Woodville, NC (View All Cities)
County: Bertie County
Timezone: Eastern (3:05pm)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.1, -77.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27849

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27849. 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 27849. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27849, 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:
Lewiston Woodville, NC
Acceptable:
Lewiston
Unacceptable:
Woodville

Stats and Demographics for the 27849 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27849 is located in northeast 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 27849 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27849 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,544
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 705
Median Home Value $76,900
Land Area 76.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 596
Median Household Income $31,442

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5558626048403440345755663542222478
Female505058476147354143547269474222241619
Total10510812010710987698177111127135828444482327

Gender

 Male 747 48%
 Female 797 52%
Gender

Race

 White 167 10.8%
 Black Or African American 1,338 86.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.6%
 Asian 7 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.4%
 Other Race 8 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner163752109107694212
Renter9292435251497
Total256676144132835119

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 213 36%
 Single Guardian 196 33%
 Singles 171 29%
 Singles With Roommate 16 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 401 67%
 Households with Kids 195 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male910151312761914191198151115131476
Female111213811812811131114101019710928
Total202228212315182725322223182530222323914

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27849 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27849 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1960s. Looking at 27849 real estate data, the median home value of $76,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27849. Rentals in 27849 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27849 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,538 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 230 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 214 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 152 22%
 Households Vacant 109 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 11 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 18%
 For Migrant Workers 2 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 52 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 9 4%
 2 Bedroom 93 43%
 3+ Bedroom 115 53%
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 $31,442 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27849 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. Residents in ZIP code 27849 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 27849 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 27849 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 451 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 111 9%
 No Earnings 665 54%
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 451 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 111 9%
 No Earnings 665 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 450 89.6%
 Public transportation 30 6.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 19 3.8%
 Worked at Home 3 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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 131 35.6%
 High School Graduate 211 57.3%
 Associate's degree 2 0.5%
 Bachelor's degree 22 6.0%
 Master's degree 2 0.5%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 436 99.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 0.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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