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ZIP Code 27828

Primary City:Farmville, NC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (8:58pm)
Coordinates:35.6, -77.6
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27828

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27828. 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 27828. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27828, 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:
Farmville, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27828 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27828 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 27828 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 extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27828 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,071
Population Density 118 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,042
Median Home Value $105,000
Land Area 76.89 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,612
Median Household Income $36,736

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5361310671
5-9333301634
10-14320314634
15-19320302622
20-24223223446
25-29222276498
30-34245259504
35-39247278525
40-44286336622
45-49314340654
50-54309396705
55-59304354658
60-64266344610
65-69186207393
70-74141188329
75-7987145232
80-8471113184
85 Plus30120150

Gender

 Male 4,265 47%
 Female 4,806 53%
Gender

Race

 White 4,916 54.2%
 Black Or African American 3,651 40.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.1%
 Asian 26 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 349 3.8%
 Two Or More Races 117 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-242886114
25-34242205447
35-44372239611
45-54500298798
55-64556215771
65-74342117459
75-8421481295
85 Plus7839117

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,588 44%
 Single Guardian 927 26%
 Singles 975 27%
 Singles With Roommate 122 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,351 65%
 Households with Kids 1,261 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
16862130
28252134
36171132
48759146
57057127
67353126
76359122
84766113
98066146
107268140
116756123
125669125
137373146
145248100
158061141
166559124
177473147
186660126
19354984
206358121

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27828 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27828 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 27828 real estate data, the median home value of $105,000 is slightly less 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 27828. Rentals in 27828 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27828 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,009 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 53 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,488 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 844 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,280 32%
 Households Vacant 430 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 170 40%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 55 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 8%
 For Migrant Workers 8 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 125 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 1%
 1 Bedroom 209 15%
 2 Bedroom 667 47%
 3+ Bedroom 529 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 $36,736 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27828 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. More commuters in 27828 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 2,598 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,742 26%
 No Earnings 2,393 36%
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 2,598 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,742 26%
 No Earnings 2,393 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,660 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 165 4%
 Worked at Home 111 3%
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 651 23.5%
 High School Graduate 1,625 58.7%
 Associate's degree 159 5.7%
 Bachelor's degree 285 10.3%
 Master's degree 8 0.3%
 Professional school degree 25 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 16 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,387 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 191 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 209 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27828

ZIP Code 27828 is in the Pitt County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27828.

Farmville Middle School
3914 Grimmersburg St
Farmville, NC 27828
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pitt County School District
H B Sugg Elementary
3992 Grimmersburg St
Farmville, NC 27828
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pitt County School District
Sam D Bundy Elementary
3994 Grimmersburg St
Farmville, NC 27828
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pitt County School District
Farmville Central High School
3308 East Wilson St
Farmville, NC 27828
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pitt County School District
Roseleaf Academy
4138 Grimmersburg St
Farmville, NC 27828
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private

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