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ZIP Code 27974

Primary City:Shiloh, NC (View All Cities)
County: Camden County
Timezone: Eastern (4:52am)
Area code: 252 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.23, -76.01
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27974

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27974. 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 27974. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27974, 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:
Shiloh, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27974 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27974 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 27974 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 small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27974 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,285
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 585
Median Home Value $195,200
Land Area 45.88 sq mi
Water Area 25.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 487
Median Household Income $56,995

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5303767
5-9284270
10-14374582
15-19424082
20-24312859
25-29383068
30-34392766
35-39394382
40-44444387
45-495952111
50-546053113
55-59495099
60-64503585
65-69263763
70-74243458
75-79192140
80-84111627
85 Plus111526

Gender

 Male 637 50%
 Female 648 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,094 85.1%
 Black Or African American 97 7.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.5%
 Asian 66 5.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 9 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-243912
25-34332154
35-44602888
45-547929108
55-64841397
65-7463467
75-8442345
85 Plus14216

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 273 56%
 Single Guardian 93 19%
 Singles 92 19%
 Singles With Roommate 29 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 327 67%
 Households with Kids 160 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15510
26713
36915
44711
55712
63811
711819
841216
95712
1011617
1141418
1251217
137815
1410515
1511920
167815
1791019
1871017
198311
206511

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27974 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27974 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 27974 real estate data, the median home value of $195,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27974 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27974 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27974 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,268 99%
 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 17 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 237 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 141 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 109 19%
 Households Vacant 98 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 12 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 43 44%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 31 40%
 3+ Bedroom 47 60%
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 $56,995 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27974 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. In 27974 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 505 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 260 20%
 No Earnings 533 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 505 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 260 20%
 No Earnings 533 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 609 91%
 Public transportation 14 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 2%
 Worked at Home 38 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 75 15%
 High School Graduate 278 56%
 Associate's degree 56 11%
 Bachelor's degree 67 13%
 Master's degree 22 4%
 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 243 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes