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ZIP Code 27986

Primary City:Winton, NC (View All Cities)
County: Hertford County
Timezone: Eastern (6:59am)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.39, -76.92
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27986

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27986. 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 27986. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27986, 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:
Winton, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27986 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27986 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 27986 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 an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27986 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,430
Population Density 157 people per sq mi
Housing Units 631
Median Home Value $77,600
Land Area 15.44 sq mi
Water Area 1.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 529
Median Household Income $28,143

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male293635447624322123022619315914061492715118
Female363029313141322936436052494028292110
Total656664751072842532592622362191921108955443218

Gender

 Male 1,803 74%
 Female 627 26%
Gender

Race

 White 920 37.9%
 Black Or African American 1,450 59.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 1.4%
 Asian 6 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 13 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner210317688655011
Renter12483136283083
Total145862112116955814

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 177 33%
 Single Guardian 137 26%
 Singles 195 37%
 Singles With Roommate 20 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 397 75%
 Households with Kids 132 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6115487669677114541161812
Female467758395674102982848
Total10171211131591514121411216141213142220

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27986 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 27986 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 27986 real estate data, the median home value of $77,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27986 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27986 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27986 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,125 46.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,299 53.5%
 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 6 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 183 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 150 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 196 31%
 Households Vacant 102 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 13 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 25%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 4%
 1 Bedroom 22 10%
 2 Bedroom 126 57%
 3+ Bedroom 64 29%
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 $28,143 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27986 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 27986 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 27986 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 386 13%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 555 19%
 No Earnings 2,040 68%
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 386 13%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 555 19%
 No Earnings 2,040 68%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 484 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 1%
 Worked at Home 4 1%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 526 24.6%
 High School Graduate 1,340 62.6%
 Associate's degree 101 4.7%
 Bachelor's degree 89 4.2%
 Master's degree 72 3.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 179 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 30 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 36 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27986

ZIP Code 27986 is in the Hertford County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27986.

Cs Brown High School
102 Csb Dr
Winton, NC 27986
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hertford County School District
Hertford County Multi-Purpose Juvenile Home
114 Oak Villa Rd
Winton, NC 27986
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Private

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