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ZIP Code 27527

Primary City:Clayton, NC (View All Cities)
County: Johnston County
Timezone: Eastern (2:32pm)
Area code: 919 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.66, -78.38
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27527

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27527. 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 27527. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27527, 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:
Clayton, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27527 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27527 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 27527 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 an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27527 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,216
Population Density 415 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,510
Median Home Value $204,800
Land Area 43.92 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,111
Median Household Income $77,846

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56987091,407
5-91,0409311,971
10-149298991,828
15-196005561,156
20-24268244512
25-29406460866
30-345746381,212
35-398649561,820
40-449369671,903
45-497497671,516
50-545785451,123
55-59416454870
60-64397436833
65-69280300580
70-74145147292
75-797685161
80-84375794
85 Plus254772

Gender

 Male 9,018 50%
 Female 9,198 50%
Gender

Race

 White 15,364 84.3%
 Black Or African American 1,749 9.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 66 0.4%
 Asian 192 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 535 2.9%
 Two Or More Races 309 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24473279
25-34774174948
35-441,6842341,918
45-541,3631301,493
55-6487763940
65-7450628534
75-8414621167
85 Plus26632

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,345 71%
 Single Guardian 739 12%
 Singles 829 14%
 Singles With Roommate 198 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,980 49%
 Households with Kids 3,131 51%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1121137258
2140131271
3154150304
4174171345
5169176345
6226205431
7200179379
8204179383
9241192433
10199199398
11203184387
12204171375
13166175341
14157170327
15149176325
16153129282
17138119257
189584179
196548113
205548103

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27527 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27527 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 27527 real estate data, the median home value of $204,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27527. Rentals in 27527 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27527 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,216 100%
 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 4,727 73%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 696 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 688 11%
 Households Vacant 399 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 53 13.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1.0%
 For Sale Only 196 49.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 6.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 8.5%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 86 21.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 126 22%
 3+ Bedroom 446 78%
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 $77,846 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27527 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. 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 27527. 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 6,165 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,885 22%
 No Earnings 4,063 31%
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 6,165 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,885 22%
 No Earnings 4,063 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,486 94.4%
 Public transportation 23 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 72 0.9%
 Worked at Home 349 4.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 434 8.1%
 High School Graduate 2,528 47.0%
 Associate's degree 594 11.0%
 Bachelor's degree 1,544 28.7%
 Master's degree 199 3.7%
 Professional school degree 69 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,445 84.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 456 8.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 379 7.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27527

ZIP Code 27527 is in the Johnston County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27527.

East Clayton Elementary
2075 Nc Hwy 42 East
Clayton, NC 27527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Johnston County School District
Riverwood Elementary
108 Athletic Club Blvd
Clayton, NC 27527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Johnston County School District
Riverwood Middle School
204 Athletic Club Blvd
Clayton, NC 27527
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Johnston County School District
River Dell Elementary
12100 Buffalo Rd
Clayton, NC 27527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Johnston County School District

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