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ZIP Code 27947

Primary City:Jarvisburg, NC (View All Cities)
County: Currituck County
Timezone: Eastern (4:55pm)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.18, -75.85
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27947

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27947. 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 27947. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27947, 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:
Jarvisburg, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27947 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27947 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 27947 are primarily white. 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 a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27947 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,230
Population Density 102 people per sq mi
Housing Units 587
Median Home Value $222,400
Land Area 12.07 sq mi
Water Area 1.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 476
Median Household Income $36,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5313364
5-9343468
10-14353267
15-19453782
20-24303363
25-29293766
30-34413475
35-39443579
40-44404888
45-496361124
50-545556111
55-59504595
60-64374178
65-69224163
70-74202040
75-79121426
80-84121022
85 Plus61319

Gender

 Male 606 49%
 Female 624 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,061 86.3%
 Black Or African American 108 8.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 1.1%
 Asian 4 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 15 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 29 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24549
25-34312051
35-44582381
45-549227119
55-64772198
65-7461970
75-8429433
85 Plus15015

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 259 54%
 Single Guardian 83 17%
 Singles 97 20%
 Singles With Roommate 37 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 329 69%
 Households with Kids 147 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
131013
27613
38715
47310
59514
631114
73811
88412
911617
105510
1171017
126612
138311
149817
159918
169817
178715
187512
1912820
206713

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27947 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27947 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 27947 real estate data, the median home value of $222,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27947. Rentals in 27947 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27947 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,230 100%
 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 270 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 98 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 108 18%
 Households Vacant 111 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 26 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 50 45%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 116 100%
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 $36,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27947 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 27947 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 282 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 473 42%
 No Earnings 374 33%
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 282 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 473 42%
 No Earnings 374 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 625 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 1%
 Worked at Home 14 2%
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 233 51%
 High School Graduate 157 35%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 21 5%
 Master's degree 44 10%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 112 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 27 18%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27947

ZIP Code 27947 is in the Currituck County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27947.

Jarvisburg Elementary
110 Jarvisburg Rd
Jarvisburg, NC 27947
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Currituck County School District
Jarvisburg Christian Academy
121 Forbes Rd
Jarvisburg, NC 27947
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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