Official Zip Code NameHenderson
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code252
Current Population:17289
Racial Majority:African American 29.00%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 58.4%
Unemployment Rate:8.10%
Median Household Income$29861
Average Adjusted Gross Income$36699
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time19.2 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Vance
Elevation Range420 - 459 ft.
Area11 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.32677841, -78.40722656

Zip Code 27536 Description

Zip Code 27536 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27536 is primarily located in Vance County. The official US Postal Service name for 27536 is HENDERSON, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27536 are contained within or border the city limits of Henderson, NC, South Henderson, NC, . The area code for zip code 27536 is 252. 27536 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27536 is 8.10% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 12.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 8.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27536 decreased to 17289 from 39842 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27536 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 27536 public schools is Black. 78.7% of students in 27536 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4590 28.33% 5020 -9%
 Black Or African American 10401 64.19% 10746 -3%
 Hispanic 866 5.34% 1124 -23%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.08% 37 -65%
 Asian 59 0.36% 139 -58%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 25 0.07% 25 -56%
 Two Or More Races 198 1.62% 198 +33%

Zip Code 27536 Race/Ethnicity

 White 25.3%
 Black Or African American 58.4%
 Hispanic 12.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Asian 1.1%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 27536 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1728939842
Male Population44.80%
Female Population55.20%
Total Households6928
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
78.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
85.7%
Median Household Income$29861
Income Under $50K Per Year70.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year21.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.40%
114 US Congressional DistrictNorth Carolina 1
RepresentativeG.K. Butterfield
PartyDemocrat
Average Real Estate Asking Price$146136
Average Real Estate Sale Price$81848
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)8.10%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.30%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.61%
27537 - Henderson
Henderson, NC
South Henderson, NC
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45f - Northern Outer Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 27536 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25273543536266645844352845
Avg Max Temp (°F)48526171788589878171625270
Avg Precip (In.)3.943.184.113.093.953.654.174.434.333.53.183.0644.6
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Henderson, NC
CBSA Type27536
CBSA Population43297
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time (EST)
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours