Official Zip Code NameLouisburg
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:24112
Racial Majority:White 56.1%
Public School Racial Majority:White 46%
Unemployment Rate:5.19%
Median Household Income$42817
Average Adjusted Gross Income$41465
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time31.2 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Franklin
Elevation Range207 - 394 ft.
Area247 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.09049988, -78.20877075

Zip Code 27549 Description

Zip Code 27549 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27549 is primarily located in Franklin County. The official US Postal Service name for 27549 is LOUISBURG, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27549 are contained within or border the city limits of Louisburg, NC, Centerville, NC, and Bunn, NC. Zip code 27549 is within area code 919 and area code 252. 27549 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27549 is 5.19% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27549 increased to 24112 from 21818 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27549 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27549 public schools is White. 67.5% of students in 27549 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 13851 56.1% 13955 -1%
 Black Or African American 7903 32.01% 7705 +3%
 Hispanic 1879 7.61% 1914 -2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 216 0.87% 102 +112%
 Asian 142 0.58% 91 +56%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 21 0.11% 21 +29%
 Two Or More Races 321 2.73% 321 +110%

Zip Code 27549 Race/Ethnicity

 White 46%
 Black Or African American 33.5%
 Hispanic 16.1%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 3.4%

Zip Code 27549 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2411221818
Male Population49.10%
Female Population50.90%
Total Households9188
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$42817
Income Under $50K Per Year57.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.70%
114 US Congressional DistrictNorth Carolina 1
RepresentativeG.K. Butterfield
114 US Congressional DistrictNorth Carolina 13
RepresentativeGeorge Holding
Average Real Estate Asking Price$125323
Average Real Estate Sale Price$107258
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)5.19%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.64%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.85%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 27549 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)25273542516166645743352845
Avg Max Temp (°F)51546373798690888373645471
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Raleigh-Cary, NC
CBSA Type27549
CBSA Population1162358
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours