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ZIP Code 27531

Primary City:Goldsboro, NC (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Goldsboro
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (3:13pm)
Area code: 919 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.35, -77.97
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27531

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27531. 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 27531. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27531, 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:
Goldsboro, NC
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Stats and Demographics for the 27531 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27531 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 27531 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27531 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 594
Population Density 166 people per sq mi
Housing Units 0
Land Area 3.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 0

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 21Male Median Age: 21Female Median Age: 21

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


 Male 503 85%
 Female 91 15%


 White 422 71.0%
 Black Or African American 112 18.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.8%
 Asian 15 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.5%
 Other Race 10 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 27 4.5%

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 0 0%
 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 594 100%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 27531 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 27531 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 423 88%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 56 12%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 423 88%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 56 12%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 295 63%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 137 29%
 Worked at Home 39 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 27531 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 13 62%
 Associate's degree 8 38%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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