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ZIP Code 27921

Primary City:Camden, NC (View All Cities)
County: Camden County
Timezone: Eastern (5:50am)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.3, -76.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27921

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27921. 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 27921. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27921, 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:
Camden, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27921 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27921 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 27921 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27921 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,805
Population Density 66 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,965
Median Home Value $221,300
Land Area 72.42 sq mi
Water Area 3.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,793
Median Household Income $52,784

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1661851951891118311818619720921415812311865463326
Female1141741891559411513018821021819014413110579634440
Total2803593843442051982483744074274043022542231441097766

Gender

 Male 2,422 50%
 Female 2,383 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,954 82.3%
 Black Or African American 660 13.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.2%
 Asian 46 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 21 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 114 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner911429237028819610843
Renter298398733326238
Total3819739044332122213151

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,127 63%
 Single Guardian 232 13%
 Singles 371 21%
 Singles With Roommate 63 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,120 62%
 Households with Kids 673 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2734424138374426403536444139483746302831
Female1924223234363730373342404529402735322113
Total4658647372738156776878848668886481624944

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27921 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27921 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 27921 real estate data, the median home value of $221,300 is slightly higher than average 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 27921. Rentals in 27921 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27921 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,805 100%
 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 1,016 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 404 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 373 19%
 Households Vacant 172 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 51 29.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 4.1%
 For Sale Only 26 15.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 6.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 16.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 27.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 38 13%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 105 36%
 3+ Bedroom 151 51%
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 $52,784 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27921 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 27921 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. Most commuters in 27921 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,583 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 781 22%
 No Earnings 1,224 34%
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 1,583 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 781 22%
 No Earnings 1,224 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,055 98.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 1.0%
 Worked at Home 14 0.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 139 10%
 High School Graduate 788 57%
 Associate's degree 148 11%
 Bachelor's degree 110 8%
 Master's degree 103 7%
 Professional school degree 17 1%
 Doctorate degree 74 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,022 91.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 60 5.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 35 3.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27921

ZIP Code 27921 is in the Camden County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27921.

Grandy Primary
175 Nc Hwy 343 North
Camden, NC 27921
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Camden County School District
Camden Intermediate
123 Noblitt Dr
Camden, NC 27921
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Camden County School District
Camden County High School
103 Us 158 West
Camden, NC 27921
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Camden County School District
Camden Middle School
248 Scotland Rd
Camden, NC 27921
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Camden County School District
Camtech High School
103a Us Hwy 158 West
Camden, NC 27921
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Camden County School District

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