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ZIP Code 27966

Primary City:Powells Point, NC (View All Cities)
County: Currituck County
Timezone: Eastern (1:25pm)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.12, -75.83
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27966

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27966. 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 27966. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27966, 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:
Powells Point, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27966 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27966 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 27966 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 single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27966 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,052
Population Density 103 people per sq mi
Housing Units 485
Median Home Value $177,100
Land Area 10.23 sq mi
Water Area 16.93 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 417
Median Household Income $54,865

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male552933202346382238594126381411847
Female37322830354038283838534922231811911
Total926161505886765076979475603729191318

Gender

 Male 512 49%
 Female 540 51%
Gender

Race

 White 871 82.8%
 Black Or African American 145 13.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 19 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner52641665931247
Renter9531839201036
Total14795910579412713

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 197 47%
 Single Guardian 83 20%
 Singles 102 24%
 Singles With Roommate 35 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 278 67%
 Households with Kids 139 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male813914557210946311256433
Female689959477275683773104
Total14211823101411917111111919512137137

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27966 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27966 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 27966 real estate data, the median home value of $177,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27966 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27966 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27966 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,052 100%
 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 191 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 68 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 158 33%
 Households Vacant 68 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 20 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 87 100%
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 $54,865 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27966 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, 27966 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. More commuters in 27966 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 382 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 270 30%
 No Earnings 247 27%
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 382 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 270 30%
 No Earnings 247 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 546 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 4%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 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 109 24%
 High School Graduate 253 56%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 64 14%
 Master's degree 15 3%
 Professional school degree 9 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 166 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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