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ZIP Code 27343

Primary City:Semora, NC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (1:06am)
Coordinates:36.5, -79.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27343

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27343. 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 27343. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27343, 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:
Semora, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27343 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27343 is located in north 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 27343 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 slightly higher than average. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27343 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,716
Population Density 37 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,248
Median Home Value $77,200
Land Area 46.16 sq mi
Water Area 5.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 714
Median Household Income $41,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 47


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5244670
5-9463985
10-144958107
15-195458112
20-24492978
25-29252752
30-34404686
35-395364117
40-445153104
45-496671137
50-548487171
55-598587172
60-648692178
65-69554499
70-74352863
75-79122840
80-84102232
85 Plus5813

Gender

 Male 829 48%
 Female 887 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,055 61.5%
 Black Or African American 618 36.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.3%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 15 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 20 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2441014
25-34193655
35-447831109
45-5413632168
55-6417224196
65-749514109
75-8444953
85 Plus8210

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 363 51%
 Single Guardian 137 19%
 Singles 181 25%
 Singles With Roommate 33 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 526 74%
 Households with Kids 188 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
14610
25914
36612
431518
58412
610616
781220
89817
911920
1051217
11101222
129918
13141428
14111122
15101525
1610818
1771421
18171532
1910616
2017724

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27343 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27343 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 27343 real estate data, the median home value of $77,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27343 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27343 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27343 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,707 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 3 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 358 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 198 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 158 13%
 Households Vacant 534 43%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 3.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 30 5.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 436 81.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 8.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 63 30%
 3+ Bedroom 147 70%
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 $41,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27343 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, 27343 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 27343. 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 392 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 405 33%
 No Earnings 431 35%
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 392 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 405 33%
 No Earnings 431 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 568 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 8 1%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 6%
 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 110 21%
 High School Graduate 292 55%
 Associate's degree 21 4%
 Bachelor's degree 47 9%
 Master's degree 63 12%
 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 334 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 76 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 32 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27343

ZIP Code 27343 is in the Person County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27343.

Woodland Elementary
7391 Semora Rd
Semora, NC 27343
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Person County School District

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