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ZIP Code 27875

Primary City:Scranton, NC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (3:57am)
Coordinates:35.45, -76.49
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27875

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27875. 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 27875. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27875, 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:
Scranton, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27875 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27875 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 27875 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27875 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 517
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 285
Median Home Value $57,700
Land Area 55.14 sq mi
Water Area 38.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 216
Median Household Income $33,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1431515151016171221213123158711
Female15131911611101519222832241411976
Total2916342621212632314349634729191687

Gender

 Male 245 47%
 Female 272 53%
Gender

Race

 White 325 63%
 Black Or African American 182 35%
 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 5 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4821435733193
Renter05748103
Total41328476534196

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 113 52%
 Single Guardian 46 21%
 Singles 53 25%
 Singles With Roommate 4 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 165 76%
 Households with Kids 51 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male24410100205334312815
Female43352321511647021534
Total6776242171697113331349

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27875 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27875 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 27875 real estate data, the median home value of $57,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27875 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27875 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27875 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 517 100%
 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 84 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 104 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 28 10%
 Households Vacant 69 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 42%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 21 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $33,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27875 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 27875 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. However, that is not the case in 27875. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 143 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 220 46%
 No Earnings 118 25%
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 143 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 220 46%
 No Earnings 118 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 258 96%
 Public transportation 12 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 36 20%
 High School Graduate 125 68%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 22 12%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 26 42%
 Enrolled in Private School 36 58%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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