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ZIP Code 27956

Primary City:Maple, NC (View All Cities)
County: Currituck County
Timezone: Eastern (2:46am)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.40, -76.01
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27956

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27956. 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 27956. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27956, 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:
Maple, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27956 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27956 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 27956 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 an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27956 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 340
Population Density 73 people per sq mi
Housing Units 130
Median Home Value $360,600
Land Area 4.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 112
Median Household Income $74,318

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1097241013141211151513696530
Female151111761281481212108102732
Total252018311625222619272723141981262

Gender

 Male 182 54%
 Female 158 46%
Gender

Race

 White 327 96.2%
 Black Or African American 11 3.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1914251219120
Renter43426100
Total51218271820120

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 78 70%
 Single Guardian 12 11%
 Singles 21 19%
 Singles With Roommate 1 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 68 61%
 Households with Kids 44 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male23022232011302427742
Female03451142323222102312
Total264733743345245291054

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27956 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27956 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 27956 real estate data, the median home value of $360,600 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 27956.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 302 89%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 38 11%
 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 60 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 32 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 20 15%
 Households Vacant 18 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $74,318 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27956 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. A higher percentage of people in 27956 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working 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 27956 can expect to fall in that range. 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 40 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 32 21%
 No Earnings 77 52%
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 40 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 32 21%
 No Earnings 77 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 55 76%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 17 24%
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 8 10%
 High School Graduate 46 60%
 Associate's degree 12 16%
 Bachelor's degree 11 14%
 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 29 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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