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ZIP Code 27509

Primary City:Butner, NC (View All Cities)
County: Granville County
Timezone: Eastern (6:17am)
Area code: 919 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.13, -78.77
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27509

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27509. 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 27509. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27509, 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:
Butner, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27509 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27509 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 27509 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 27509 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,167
Population Density 651 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,617
Median Home Value $133,600
Land Area 15.61 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,507
Median Household Income $42,169

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5124115239
5-9154125279
10-14172135307
15-19522152674
20-24849114963
25-29602142744
30-34795154949
35-398301841,014
40-44810147957
45-49708167875
50-54632188820
55-59576171747
60-64481173654
65-69251115366
70-74159103262
75-7910560165
80-84404686
85 Plus234366

Gender

 Male 7,833 77%
 Female 2,334 23%
Gender

Race

 White 4,577 45.0%
 Black Or African American 4,652 45.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 130 1.3%
 Asian 42 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.1%
 Other Race 544 5.4%
 Two Or More Races 210 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24123446
25-3482133215
35-44163143306
45-5418395278
55-6421781298
65-7416358221
75-848525110
85 Plus221133

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 644 43%
 Single Guardian 373 25%
 Singles 432 29%
 Singles With Roommate 58 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 983 65%
 Households with Kids 524 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1262450
2212445
3232447
4322961
5302252
6351752
7383472
8281947
9233356
10282755
11322557
12353772
13401858
14372865
15453075
167426100
17603393
18323769
1931126337
2047719496

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27509 has a small 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 27509 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 27509 real estate data, the median home value of $133,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27509 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27509 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27509 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,760 37%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 5,552 55%
 Juvenile Facilities 118 1%
 Nursing Facilities 252 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 485 5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 602 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 325 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 580 36%
 Households Vacant 110 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 72 65%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 10 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 37 8%
 1 Bedroom 62 13%
 2 Bedroom 211 43%
 3+ Bedroom 180 37%
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 $42,169 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27509 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. Most commuters in 27509 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 1,104 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 920 21%
 No Earnings 2,366 54%
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 1,104 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 920 21%
 No Earnings 2,366 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,292 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 1%
 Worked at Home 70 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. 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 551 37.7%
 High School Graduate 688 47.1%
 Associate's degree 163 11.2%
 Bachelor's degree 56 3.8%
 Master's degree 3 0.2%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 577 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 31 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 45 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27509

ZIP Code 27509 is in the Nc Health and Human Services School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27509.

Winmore School
Board of Education
Butner, NC 27509
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nc Health and Human Services School District
Pine Valley and Bowling Green Schools
300 Veazey Rd
Butner, NC 27509
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nc Health and Human Services School District
The Springer School at Murdoch Center
1600 East C St
Butner, NC 27509
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nc Health and Human Services School District
C a Dillon Youth Development Center
100 Dillon Dr
Butner, NC 27509
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nc Dept of Juvenile Justice School District
Butner-Stem Elementary
201 East D St
Butner, NC 27509
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Granville County School District
Butner-Stem Middle School
501 East D St
Butner, NC 27509
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Granville County School District
The Whitaker School Prtf
1003 12th St
Butner, NC 27509
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Nc Health and Human Services School District

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