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ZIP Code 28527

Primary City:Ernul, NC (View All Cities)
County: Craven County
Timezone: Eastern (11:27am)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.3, -77.0
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28527

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28527. 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 28527. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28527, 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:
Ernul, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28527 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28527 is located in east 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 28527 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28527 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,140
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 499
Median Home Value $105,100
Land Area 55.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 456
Median Household Income $55,658

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3144303829293443444661405127151346
Female24333632282535414138594741291315108
Total5577667057546984858412087925628281414

Gender

 Male 585 51%
 Female 555 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,008 88.4%
 Black Or African American 95 8.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.6%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 18 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 12 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner94072978750299
Renter116161211241
Total10568810998523310

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 271 59%
 Single Guardian 62 14%
 Singles 100 22%
 Singles With Roommate 23 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 304 67%
 Households with Kids 152 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7488981061147748799589
Female754474778988383515634
Total14912121612171319131515716101424111113

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28527 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28527 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 28527 real estate data, the median home value of $105,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 28527. Rentals in 28527 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28527 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,140 100%
 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 221 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 172 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 63 13%
 Households Vacant 43 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 14 12%
 3+ Bedroom 107 88%
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 $55,658 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28527 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 28527 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. However, that is not the case in 28527. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 594 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 335 27%
 No Earnings 304 25%
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 594 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 335 27%
 No Earnings 304 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 867 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 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 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 45 9%
 High School Graduate 423 82%
 Associate's degree 34 7%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 14 3%
 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 349 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 22 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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