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ZIP Code 27976

Primary City:South Mills, NC (View All Cities)
County: Camden County
Timezone: Eastern (1:14pm)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.5, -76.3
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27976

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27976. 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 27976. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27976, 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:
South Mills, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27976 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27976 is located in northeast North Carolina and covers a slightly higher 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 27976 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27976 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,449
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,365
Median Home Value $240,300
Land Area 106.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,232
Median Household Income $67,014

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1261281221326983100139134182131104957043402310
Female1021341381166573108149140146147107908143362419
Total22826226024813415620828827432827821118515186764729

Gender

 Male 1,731 50%
 Female 1,718 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,744 79.6%
 Black Or African American 541 15.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.5%
 Asian 34 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 32 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 78 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner111092442872081308619
Renter4312935181362
Total151402733222261439221

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 805 65%
 Single Guardian 178 14%
 Singles 209 17%
 Singles With Roommate 40 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 719 58%
 Households with Kids 513 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2920293026262719303027152426243432202221
Female2019251614253233302822302533302226201816
Total4939544640515952605849454959545658404037

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27976 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27976 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 27976 real estate data, the median home value of $240,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27976. Rentals in 27976 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27976 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,449 100%
 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 816 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 278 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 138 10%
 Households Vacant 133 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 32 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 18%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 36 36%
 3+ Bedroom 63 64%
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 $67,014 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27976 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, 27976 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 27976 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,132 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 594 23%
 No Earnings 865 33%
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 1,132 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 594 23%
 No Earnings 865 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,530 96.9%
 Public transportation 19 1.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 0.4%
 Worked at Home 24 1.5%
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 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 226 20%
 High School Graduate 587 52%
 Associate's degree 133 12%
 Bachelor's degree 128 11%
 Master's degree 30 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 21 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 538 69.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 136 17.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 102 13.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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