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ZIP Code 27939

Primary City:Grandy, NC (View All Cities)
County: Currituck County
Timezone: Eastern (2:56am)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.23, -75.88
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27939

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27939. 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 27939. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27939, 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:
Grandy, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27939 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27939 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 27939 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 large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27939 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,361
Population Density 357 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,274
Median Home Value $181,600
Land Area 6.61 sq mi
Water Area 10.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 952
Median Household Income $54,191

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9181647461507578927611579696655391518
Female767667576076826184899578707343361921
Total16715713113112112615713917616521015713913998753439

Gender

 Male 1,198 51%
 Female 1,163 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,189 92.7%
 Black Or African American 80 3.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.3%
 Asian 11 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 32 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 41 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8521221741301356022
Renter25635847321653
Total331151802211621516525

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 488 51%
 Single Guardian 179 19%
 Singles 224 24%
 Singles With Roommate 61 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 621 65%
 Households with Kids 331 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male22162114211611161710159131711202411818
Female111216151215229187181713121216166715
Total3328372933313325351733262629233640171533

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27939 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27939 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 27939 real estate data, the median home value of $181,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27939 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27939 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27939 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,352 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 499 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 204 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 249 20%
 Households Vacant 322 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 71 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 206 64%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 70 25%
 3+ Bedroom 209 75%
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 $54,191 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27939 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 27939 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 841 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 393 20%
 No Earnings 703 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 841 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 393 20%
 No Earnings 703 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,056 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 32 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 118 13%
 High School Graduate 563 63%
 Associate's degree 131 15%
 Bachelor's degree 72 8%
 Master's degree 13 1%
 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 538 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 30 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 78 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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