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ZIP Code 27888

Primary City:Walstonburg, NC (View All Cities)
County: Greene County
Timezone: Eastern (9:40am)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.6, -77.7
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27888

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27888. 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 27888. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27888, 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:
Walstonburg, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27888 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27888 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 27888 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27888 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,560
Population Density 54 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,046
Median Home Value $84,700
Land Area 47.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 922
Median Household Income $32,139

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5102110212
5-910579184
10-1410690196
15-1985104189
20-249692188
25-298157138
30-348191172
35-397983162
40-447880158
45-49107110217
50-54101109210
55-597371144
60-645251103
65-69514394
70-74404585
75-79222547
80-84152338
85 Plus51823

Gender

 Male 1,279 50%
 Female 1,281 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,340 52.3%
 Black Or African American 740 28.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.9%
 Asian 10 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 407 15.9%
 Two Or More Races 39 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24172239
25-347359132
35-4411346159
45-5417071241
55-6411640156
65-749616112
75-84541165
85 Plus15318

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 451 49%
 Single Guardian 209 23%
 Singles 230 25%
 Singles With Roommate 32 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 580 63%
 Households with Kids 342 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1191534
2243054
3212445
4221739
5231538
6181230
7251641
8181634
9212041
10222042
11292251
12181735
13201939
14171229
15161834
16142741
17191837
18211940
19152237
20241539

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27888 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27888 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 27888 real estate data, the median home value of $84,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27888 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27888 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27888 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,549 99.6%
 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 11 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 387 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 267 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 268 26%
 Households Vacant 124 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 19 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 6%
 For Migrant Workers 8 6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 32 19%
 3+ Bedroom 133 81%
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 $32,139 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27888 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. Most commuters in 27888 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 590 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 534 27%
 No Earnings 828 42%
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 590 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 534 27%
 No Earnings 828 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 917 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 1%
 Worked at Home 26 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 182 27.4%
 High School Graduate 383 57.6%
 Associate's degree 32 4.8%
 Bachelor's degree 47 7.1%
 Master's degree 2 0.3%
 Professional school degree 19 2.9%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 538 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 15 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 69 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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