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ZIP Code 27983

Primary City:Windsor, NC (View All Cities)
County: Bertie County
Timezone: Eastern (12:03am)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.0, -76.9
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27983

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27983. 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 27983. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27983, 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:
Windsor, NC
Acceptable:
Askewville

Stats and Demographics for the 27983 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27983 is located in northeast North Carolina and covers a large 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 27983 are primarily black or African American. 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 large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27983 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,416
Population Density 31 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,486
Median Home Value $81,900
Land Area 332.48 sq mi
Water Area 24.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,876
Median Household Income $30,029

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male27525030333844647441433834943039835730319118712710291
Female262277291294278244228271315395414414308245248205175179
Total537527594632724718642609664825812771611436435332277270

Gender

 Male 5,373 52%
 Female 5,043 48%
Gender

Race

 White 3,555 34.1%
 Black Or African American 6,521 62.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 63 0.6%
 Asian 92 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 55 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 130 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner35153358617629469341121
Renter872052102161931038356
Total122358568833822572424177

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,584 41%
 Single Guardian 916 24%
 Singles 1,236 32%
 Singles With Roommate 140 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,725 70%
 Households with Kids 1,151 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5449674433575950515850636270576891645861
Female4853595352585362525042696070656761485354
Total102102126978511511211210310892132122140122135152112111115

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27983 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27983 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 27983 real estate data, the median home value of $81,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27983 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27983 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27983 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,126 87.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,085 10.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 149 1.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 48 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,478 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,245 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,153 26%
 Households Vacant 610 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 147 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Sale Only 34 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 157 26%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 250 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 116 12%
 2 Bedroom 306 32%
 3+ Bedroom 546 56%
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 $30,029 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27983 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 27983 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,366 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,106 13%
 No Earnings 5,230 60%
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 2,366 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,106 13%
 No Earnings 5,230 60%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,934 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 44 1%
 Worked at Home 60 2%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,209 32.0%
 High School Graduate 1,948 51.6%
 Associate's degree 194 5.1%
 Bachelor's degree 296 7.8%
 Master's degree 105 2.8%
 Professional school degree 8 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 17 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,334 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 151 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 97 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27983

ZIP Code 27983 is in the Bertie County School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27983.

Bertie Academy
819 Governor's Rd
Windsor, NC 27983
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bertie County School District
Windsor Elementary
104 Cooper Hill Rd
Windsor, NC 27983
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bertie County School District
Bertie Middle School
652 Us 13 North
Windsor, NC 27983
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bertie County School District
Bertie High School
715 Us 13 North
Windsor, NC 27983
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bertie County School District
Bertie Stem High School
715 Us 13 North
Windsor, NC 27983
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bertie County School District
Bertie Early College High School
819 Governor's Rd
Windsor, NC 27983
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bertie County School District
Bethel Assembly Christian Academy
105 Askewville Bryant St
Windsor, NC 27983
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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