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ZIP Code 27892

Primary City:Williamston, NC (View All Cities)
County: Martin County
Timezone: Eastern (11:58pm)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.8, -77.0
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27892

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27892. 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 27892. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27892, 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:
Williamston, NC
Acceptable:
Bear Grass, Beargrass

Stats and Demographics for the 27892 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27892 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 27892 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27892 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,182
Population Density 79 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,095
Median Home Value $87,500
Land Area 193.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,374
Median Household Income $37,071

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
Male45447348349936133335638444551760255950735428220611880
Female463504490498424411428451530590657641573422351279245212
Total9179779739977857447848359751,1071,2591,2001,080776633485363292

Gender

 Male 7,013 46%
 Female 8,169 54%
Gender

Race

 White 8,595 56.6%
 Black Or African American 6,083 40.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.3%
 Asian 51 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 247 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 155 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner572705629251,013742477156
Renter20842139343336117513051
Total2656919551,3581,374917607207

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,889 45%
 Single Guardian 1,397 22%
 Singles 1,874 29%
 Singles With Roommate 214 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,408 69%
 Households with Kids 1,966 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male888798101881048810192951037797111991031191017766
Female1028592931141047499113114116936899981021109692102
Total190172190194202208162200205209219170165210197205229197169168

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27892 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27892 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 27892 real estate data, the median home value of $87,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27892 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27892 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27892 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,032 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 127 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 13 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,390 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,812 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,172 31%
 Households Vacant 721 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 200 27.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 0.8%
 For Sale Only 63 8.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 2.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 56 7.8%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 374 51.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 66 4%
 1 Bedroom 144 9%
 2 Bedroom 628 39%
 3+ Bedroom 764 48%
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 $37,071 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27892 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 27892 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 27892 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 4,429 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,042 17%
 No Earnings 5,480 46%
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 4,429 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,042 17%
 No Earnings 5,480 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,487 96.3%
 Public transportation 6 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 127 2.2%
 Worked at Home 80 1.4%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 897 18.8%
 High School Graduate 2,954 62.0%
 Associate's degree 362 7.6%
 Bachelor's degree 410 8.6%
 Master's degree 112 2.4%
 Professional school degree 15 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 13 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,399 93.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 86 3.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 84 3.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27892

ZIP Code 27892 is in the Martin County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27892.

E J Hayes Elementary
201 Andrews St
Williamston, NC 27892
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Martin County School District
Rodgers Elementary
2277 Rodgers School Rd
Williamston, NC 27892
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Martin County School District
Riverside Middle School
2029 Us Hwy 17
Williamston, NC 27892
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Martin County School District
Williamston Primary
400 West Blvd
Williamston, NC 27892
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Martin County School District
Riverside High School
200 Godwin Ave
Williamston, NC 27892
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Martin County School District

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