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ZIP Code 27844

Primary City:Hollister, NC (View All Cities)
County: Halifax County
Timezone: Eastern (5:47pm)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.3, -78.0
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27844

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27844. 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 27844. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27844, 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:
Hollister, NC
Unacceptable:
Essex

Stats and Demographics for the 27844 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27844 is located in northeast 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 27844 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27844 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,950
Population Density 69 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,317
Median Home Value $71,200
Land Area 42.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,160
Median Household Income $20,583

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5110103213
5-9109112221
10-1410390193
15-1912586211
20-2411580195
25-2973104177
30-346376139
35-397499173
40-448792179
45-49114114228
50-54117101218
55-5995119214
60-647997176
65-696665131
70-744765112
75-79314273
80-84193453
85 Plus162844

Gender

 Male 1,443 49%
 Female 1,507 51%
Gender

Race

 White 135 4.6%
 Black Or African American 1,110 37.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,621 54.9%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 17 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 66 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24113344
25-347659135
35-4412859187
45-5419768265
55-6420145246
65-7412631157
75-84741892
85 Plus231134

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 459 40%
 Single Guardian 356 31%
 Singles 319 28%
 Singles With Roommate 26 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 749 65%
 Households with Kids 411 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1201838
2242650
3261945
4242549
5232447
6162642
7263056
8271138
9172138
10171936
11231538
12292150
13181937
14161632
15221537
16241842
17271340
18311950
19212142
20211334

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27844 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27844 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 27844 real estate data, the median home value of $71,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27844 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27844 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27844 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,950 100%
 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 408 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 428 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 324 25%
 Households Vacant 157 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 37 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Sale Only 2 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 28 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 82 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 32 8%
 1 Bedroom 5 1%
 2 Bedroom 129 34%
 3+ Bedroom 219 57%
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 $20,583 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27844 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 27844 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 27844 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 592 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 547 23%
 No Earnings 1,215 52%
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 592 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 547 23%
 No Earnings 1,215 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 866 94.9%
 Public transportation 2 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 30 3.3%
 Worked at Home 15 1.6%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 321 37%
 High School Graduate 431 50%
 Associate's degree 37 4%
 Bachelor's degree 50 6%
 Master's degree 11 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 9 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 682 89.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 84 11.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27844

ZIP Code 27844 is in the Haliwa-Saponi Tribal School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27844.

Haliwa-Saponi Tribal School
130 Haliwasaponi Trail
Hollister, NC 27844
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Haliwa-Saponi Tribal School District
Hollister Elementary
37432 Hwy 561
Hollister, NC 27844
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Halifax County School District

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