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ZIP Code 27572

Primary City:Rougemont, NC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (8:17am)
Coordinates:36.3, -78.9
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27572

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27572. 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 27572. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27572, 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:
Rougemont, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27572 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27572 is located in north North Carolina and covers a slightly higher 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 27572 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 large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27572 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,546
Population Density 64 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,883
Median Home Value $169,000
Land Area 102.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.48 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,666
Median Household Income $70,922

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5177153330
5-9190185375
10-14225207432
15-19218186404
20-24152125277
25-29138130268
30-34173149322
35-39203235438
40-44260252512
45-49289341630
50-54325339664
55-59289277566
60-64238222460
65-69155175330
70-74112117229
75-796175136
80-84375895
85 Plus304878

Gender

 Male 3,272 50%
 Female 3,274 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,406 82.6%
 Black Or African American 854 13.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.4%
 Asian 40 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 110 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 106 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24242549
25-3416875243
35-4440194495
45-5462195716
55-6454956605
65-7431526341
75-8414320163
85 Plus49554

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,556 58%
 Single Guardian 379 14%
 Singles 609 23%
 Singles With Roommate 122 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,824 68%
 Households with Kids 842 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1262955
2362864
3423880
4393069
5383169
6383472
7324375
8453479
9374380
10364379
11484795
12483583
13383977
14554398
15422567
165956115
17534598
18473481
19172643
20352358

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27572 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27572 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 27572 real estate data, the median home value of $169,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27572. Rentals in 27572 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27572 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,542 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,584 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 686 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 396 14%
 Households Vacant 217 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 37 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 10%
 For Migrant Workers 4 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 112 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 107 33%
 3+ Bedroom 222 67%
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 $70,922 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27572 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 27572. 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 2,808 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,173 21%
 No Earnings 1,601 29%
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 2,808 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,173 21%
 No Earnings 1,601 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,534 95.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 0.2%
 Worked at Home 172 4.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 313 12.4%
 High School Graduate 1,410 56.0%
 Associate's degree 137 5.4%
 Bachelor's degree 455 18.1%
 Master's degree 129 5.1%
 Professional school degree 17 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 57 2.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,127 82.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 164 11.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 84 6.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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