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ZIP Code 27871

Post Office City:Robersonville, NC (View All Cities)
County: Martin County
Timezone: Eastern (10:29pm)
Coordinates:35.8, -77.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27871

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 27871. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 27871 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Robersonville, NC
Unacceptable:
Bear Grass

Stats and Demographics for the 27871 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27871 is located in northeast 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 27871 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27871 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,619
Population Density 48 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,223
Median Home Value $79,500
Land Area 96.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,938
Median Household Income $31,173

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5140123263
5-9104131235
10-14157134291
15-19166151317
20-24110131241
25-29110118228
30-348992181
35-39138163301
40-44126138264
45-49152183335
50-54200205405
55-59183203386
60-64162177339
65-69103146249
70-7489134223
75-7961101162
80-843071101
85 Plus356398

Gender

 Male 2,155 47%
 Female 2,464 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,963 42.5%
 Black Or African American 2,430 52.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.4%
 Asian 14 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 148 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 42 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24184159
25-347885163
35-44174104278
45-54273121394
55-64341117458
65-7423580315
75-8415739196
85 Plus561975

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 825 43%
 Single Guardian 433 22%
 Singles 600 31%
 Singles With Roommate 80 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,395 72%
 Households with Kids 543 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1233861
2252449
3442064
4232447
5152641
6212748
7222547
8253257
9212142
10332154
11243054
12343670
13322759
14342054
15352560
16343165
17373774
18403676
19202242
20262753

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27871 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27871 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 27871 real estate data, the median home value of $79,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27871 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27871 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27871 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,619 100%
 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 694 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 638 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 606 27%
 Households Vacant 285 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 90 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 25 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 7%
 For Migrant Workers 3 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 139 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 19 3%
 1 Bedroom 92 14%
 2 Bedroom 243 36%
 3+ Bedroom 312 47%
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 $31,173 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27871 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 27871 can expect to fall in that range. 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.

For more information, see Robersonville, NC unemployment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,087 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 970 26%
 No Earnings 1,622 44%
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 1,087 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 970 26%
 No Earnings 1,622 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,433 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 100 6%
 Worked at Home 40 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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 817 25.9%
 High School Graduate 1,690 53.6%
 Associate's degree 385 12.2%
 Bachelor's degree 201 6.4%
 Master's degree 46 1.5%
 Professional school degree 3 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 13 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 616 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 35 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 65 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27871

ZIP Code 27871 is in the Martin County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27871.

East End Elementary
1121 Third Street Extension
Robersonville, NC 27871
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Martin County School District
South Creek Middle School
21230 Nc 903
Robersonville, NC 27871
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Martin County School District
South Creek High School
21077 Nc Hwy 903
Robersonville, NC 27871
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Martin County School District

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