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ZIP Code 27897

Primary City:Woodland, NC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (9:36pm)
Coordinates:36.32, -77.21
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27897

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27897. 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 27897. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27897, 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:
Woodland, NC
Acceptable:
George

Stats and Demographics for the 27897 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27897 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 27897 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27897 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,265
Population Density 53 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,098
Median Home Value $59,100
Land Area 42.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 929
Median Household Income $19,375

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58092172
5-98766153
10-147276148
15-196969138
20-249383176
25-295864122
30-346157118
35-39464793
40-447662138
45-496867135
50-546494158
55-597584159
60-649385178
65-69455398
70-74365995
75-79314879
80-84193655
85 Plus133750

Gender

 Male 1,086 48%
 Female 1,179 52%
Gender

Race

 White 856 37.8%
 Black Or African American 1,291 57.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.5%
 Asian 6 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 64 2.8%
 Two Or More Races 36 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24103343
25-342880108
35-447659135
45-5410659165
55-6416356219
65-7410726133
75-84761995
85 Plus24731

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 342 37%
 Single Guardian 251 27%
 Singles 306 33%
 Singles With Roommate 30 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 651 70%
 Households with Kids 278 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1151934
2191130
3122133
4142640
5201434
620929
7191534
8161329
9121527
10131225
11111930
12181735
1312719
14182139
15111021
16121628
17101929
18171229
19191231
20182442

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27897 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 27897 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 27897 real estate data, the median home value of $59,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27897 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27897 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27897 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,234 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 21 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 281 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 309 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 339 31%
 Households Vacant 169 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 38 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 13 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 86 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 42 12%
 2 Bedroom 78 22%
 3+ Bedroom 227 65%
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 $19,375 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27897 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 27897 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 27897 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.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 286 18%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 366 23%
 No Earnings 974 60%
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 286 18%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 366 23%
 No Earnings 974 60%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 491 98.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1 0.2%
 Worked at Home 5 1.0%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 289 46.4%
 High School Graduate 312 50.1%
 Associate's degree 4 0.6%
 Bachelor's degree 10 1.6%
 Master's degree 5 0.8%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 303 78.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 32 8.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 53 13.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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