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ZIP Code 27927

Primary City:Corolla, NC (View All Cities)
County: Currituck County
Timezone: Eastern (6:37am)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.4, -75.8
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27927

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27927. 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 27927. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27927, 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:
Corolla, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27927 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27927 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 27927 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27927 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 542
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,394
Median Home Value $419,700
Land Area 26.62 sq mi
Water Area 43.51 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 284
Median Household Income $72,169

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 56Male Median Age: 55Female Median Age: 58

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male434216262016121617343238171522
Female46411316121091330354739101124
Total898329423226212947697977272646

Gender

 Male 276 51%
 Female 266 49%
Gender

Race

 White 524 96.7%
 Black Or African American 10 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 4 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21311407362226
Renter12161654110
Total142927457763236

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 155 55%
 Single Guardian 10 4%
 Singles 77 27%
 Singles With Roommate 42 15%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 267 94%
 Households with Kids 17 6%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11100021020200001103
Female20010212121001010000
Total31110233141201011103

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27927 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 27927 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 27927 real estate data, the median home value of $419,700 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27927. Rentals in 27927 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27927 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 542 100%
 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 148 3%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 81 2%
 Renter Occupied Households 55 1%
 Households Vacant 4,110 94%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 50 1.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.1%
 For Sale Only 33 0.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 0.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4,003 97.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 0.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 12%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 10 10%
 3+ Bedroom 75 77%
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 $72,169 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27927 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 27927 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 209 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 309 38%
 No Earnings 294 36%
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 209 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 309 38%
 No Earnings 294 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 368 83%
 Public transportation 10 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 8%
 Worked at Home 31 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 27927 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 213 53%
 Associate's degree 17 4%
 Bachelor's degree 95 24%
 Master's degree 38 10%
 Professional school degree 10 3%
 Doctorate degree 26 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 36 65%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 19 35%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27927

ZIP Code 27927 is in the Water'S Edge Village School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27927.

Water'S Edge Village School
1126 Schoolhouse Ln
Corolla, NC 27927
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Water'S Edge Village School District

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