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ZIP Code 27872

Primary City:Roxobel, NC (View All Cities)
County: Bertie County
Timezone: Eastern (7:15pm)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.20, -77.24
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27872

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27872. 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 27872. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27872, 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:
Roxobel, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27872 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27872 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 27872 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27872 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 375
Population Density 30 people per sq mi
Housing Units 210
Median Home Value $76,300
Land Area 12.62 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 182
Median Household Income $36,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male98510146163102023181565573
Female124310106381116201820101191110
Total21128202412191121364336351616141813

Gender

 Male 183 49%
 Female 192 51%
Gender

Race

 White 162 43%
 Black Or African American 205 55%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 5 1%
 Two Or More Races 3 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2410333619218
Renter557187412
Total79175143232210

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 63 35%
 Single Guardian 36 20%
 Singles 71 39%
 Singles With Roommate 12 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 147 81%
 Households with Kids 35 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male21010132211210214213
Female42141020101200131232
Total63151152312410345445

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27872 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27872 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 27872 real estate data, the median home value of $76,300 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 27872. Rentals in 27872 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27872 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 375 100%
 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 62 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 71 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 49 23%
 Households Vacant 28 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 28 58%
 3+ Bedroom 20 42%
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 $36,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27872 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 27872 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 102 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 22 8%
 No Earnings 159 56%
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 102 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 22 8%
 No Earnings 159 56%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 113 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 2 2%
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 40 33%
 High School Graduate 73 61%
 Associate's degree 4 3%
 Bachelor's degree 2 2%
 Master's degree 1 1%
 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 13 52%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 9 36%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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