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ZIP Code 27881

Primary City:Speed, NC (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Edgecombe County
Timezone: Eastern (3:48am)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.818, -77.457
ZIP (~1000 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27881

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27881. 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 27881. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27881, 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:
Speed, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27881 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27881 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 27881 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of young adults is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27881 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 61
Population Density 90 people per sq mi
Housing Units 31
Median Home Value $65,500
Land Area 0.68 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 26
Median Household Income $41,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male 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
Male023200114263201011
Female122111103344212130
Total1453112175107413141

Gender

 Male 29 48%
 Female 32 52%
Gender

Race

 White 14 23%
 Black Or African American 47 77%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner00263240
Renter00142011
Total003105251

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 10 38%
 Single Guardian 3 12%
 Singles 10 38%
 Singles With Roommate 3 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 18 69%
 Households with Kids 8 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

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Male00001001010011002000
Female00010010100011010000
Total00011011110022012000

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27881 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27881 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 27881 real estate data, the median home value of $65,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 27881 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27881 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 61 100%
 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 14 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 9 29%
 Households Vacant 5 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 100%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 5 100%
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 $41,875 is compared to the rest of the country.

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, 27881 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 27881 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 19 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 25 35%
 No Earnings 28 39%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 19 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 25 35%
 No Earnings 28 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 32 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 6 20%
 High School Graduate 24 80%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 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 5 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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