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ZIP Code 27928

Primary City:Creswell, NC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (12:41am)
Coordinates:35.8, -76.5
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27928

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27928. 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 27928. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27928, 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:
Creswell, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27928 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27928 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 27928 are primarily white. The number of seniors 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27928 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,986
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 986
Median Home Value $81,700
Land Area 68.58 sq mi
Water Area 25.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 812
Median Household Income $38,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56960129
5-96454118
10-146362125
15-197848126
20-24454489
25-29514899
30-345248100
35-395756113
40-447567142
45-496977146
50-547663139
55-598383166
60-645651107
65-695062112
70-74534093
75-79264975
80-84353772
85 Plus112435

Gender

 Male 1,013 51%
 Female 973 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,204 60.6%
 Black Or African American 618 31.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 8 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 114 5.7%
 Two Or More Races 40 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-243710
25-345449103
35-448142123
45-5411842160
55-6412629155
65-7411024134
75-849112103
85 Plus22224

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 400 49%
 Single Guardian 167 21%
 Singles 224 28%
 Singles With Roommate 21 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 574 71%
 Households with Kids 238 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
113821
2171734
3131528
49514
5111526
6151631
716723
88816
914822
1071522
1181523
1219827
13121527
1417926
1511415
1616925
17151126
18171229
19191231
2081321

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27928 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27928 were primarily built in the 2000s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 27928 real estate data, the median home value of $81,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 27928 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27928 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,972 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 0.5%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 283 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 322 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 207 21%
 Households Vacant 174 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 25 14.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1.1%
 For Sale Only 10 5.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 51 29.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 80 46.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 3%
 2 Bedroom 54 24%
 3+ Bedroom 167 73%
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 $38,750 is compared to the rest of the country.

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. However, that is not the case in 27928. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 644 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 476 25%
 No Earnings 766 41%
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 644 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 476 25%
 No Earnings 766 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 815 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 2%
 Worked at Home 28 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 86 11.0%
 High School Graduate 590 75.6%
 Associate's degree 90 11.5%
 Bachelor's degree 12 1.5%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 2 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 200 47%
 Enrolled in Private School 80 19%
 Not Enrolled in School 148 35%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27928

ZIP Code 27928 is in the Washington County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27928.

Creswell Elementary
200 South Seventh St
Creswell, NC 27928
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Washington County School District
Creswell High School
115 West Middle St
Creswell, NC 27928
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Washington County School District

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