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ZIP Code 27926

Primary City:Corapeake, NC (View All Cities)
County: Gates County
Timezone: Eastern (5:15pm)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.50, -76.59
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27926

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27926. 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 27926. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27926, 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:
Corapeake, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27926 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27926 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 27926 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27926 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,915
Population Density 54 people per sq mi
Housing Units 770
Median Home Value $153,400
Land Area 35.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 715
Median Household Income $56,657

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male535984794244404584100616160444020916
Female655768625435555973967272716025202010
Total11811615214196799510415719613313313110465402926

Gender

 Male 941 49%
 Female 974 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,436 75.0%
 Black Or African American 421 22.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.3%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 25 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 24 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner946106157133925013
Renter718272118774
Total1664133178151995717

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 416 58%
 Single Guardian 125 17%
 Singles 141 20%
 Singles With Roommate 33 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 445 62%
 Households with Kids 270 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7101310118141115139142226131919111710
Female121410131381281613111516131320991111
Total1924232324162619312620293839263928202821

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27926 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27926 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 27926 real estate data, the median home value of $153,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27926 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27926 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27926 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,915 100%
 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 380 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 226 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 109 14%
 Households Vacant 55 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Sale Only 6 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 10%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 19 20%
 3+ Bedroom 68 70%
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 $56,657 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27926 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, 27926 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. In 27926 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 574 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 364 27%
 No Earnings 399 30%
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 574 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 364 27%
 No Earnings 399 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 756 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 46 6%
 Worked at Home 11 1%
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 102 19%
 High School Graduate 395 72%
 Associate's degree 50 9%
 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 178 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 9 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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