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ZIP Code 27508

Post Office City:Bunn, NC (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (10:58am)
Coordinates:35.96, -78.25
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27508

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 27508. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 27508 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Bunn, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27508 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27508 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 27508 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 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 27508 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,053
Population Density 196 people per sq mi
Housing Units 781
Median Home Value $109,300
Land Area 10.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 656
Median Household Income $33,935

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5415697
5-94557102
10-146444108
15-19543993
20-2413549184
25-2913733170
30-3411050160
35-3910941150
40-4412463187
45-4910973182
50-548070150
55-597053123
60-644760107
65-69265379
70-74313667
75-79202040
80-84152237
85 Plus41317

Gender

 Male 1,221 59%
 Female 832 41%
Gender

Race

 White 998 48.6%
 Black Or African American 955 46.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.3%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 63 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 27 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2422224
25-34165672
35-445855113
45-548165146
55-648740127
65-74642892
75-84442165
85 Plus15217

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 277 42%
 Single Guardian 152 23%
 Singles 201 31%
 Singles With Roommate 26 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 453 69%
 Households with Kids 203 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
112719
2111829
341418
48917
5101828
66713
7101424
871320
912517
1017825
1111516
1210919
13131124
14131124
1516622
1615621
1781119
187815
198816
20131124

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27508 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 27508 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 27508 real estate data, the median home value of $109,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27508 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27508 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27508 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,580 77%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 473 23%
 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 218 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 149 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 289 37%
 Households Vacant 125 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 57 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 4 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 55 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 2%
 1 Bedroom 29 10%
 2 Bedroom 158 57%
 3+ Bedroom 85 31%
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 $33,935 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27508 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. In 27508 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

For more information, see Bunn, NC unemployment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 691 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 231 14%
 No Earnings 763 45%
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 691 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 231 14%
 No Earnings 763 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 585 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 4%
 Worked at Home 32 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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 452 30%
 High School Graduate 806 54%
 Associate's degree 111 7%
 Bachelor's degree 117 8%
 Master's degree 13 1%
 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 217 58%
 Enrolled in Private School 22 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 132 36%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27508

ZIP Code 27508 is in the Franklin County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27508.

Bunn Elementary
686 Bunn Elem School Road
Bunn, NC 27508
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin County School District
Bunn Middle School
4742 Nc 39 Hwy S
Bunn, NC 27508
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Franklin County School District
Bunn High School
29 Bunn Elem School Road
Bunn, NC 27508
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Franklin County School District

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