Official Zip Code NameRaleigh
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:9450
Racial Majority:African American 60.86%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 38.3%
Unemployment Rate:4.19%
Median Household Income$21191
Average Adjusted Gross Income$44999
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time19.5 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Primary County: Wake
Elevation Range282 - 282 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.77674866, -78.63465118

Zip Code 27601 Description

Zip Code 27601 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27601 is primarily located in Wake County. The official US Postal Service name for 27601 is RALEIGH, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27601 are contained within or border the city limits of Raleigh, NC, . The area code for zip code 27601 is 919. 27601 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27601 is 4.19% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27601 decreased to 9450 from 10228 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27601 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 27601 public schools is Black. 38.1% of students in 27601 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2634 27.59% 1950 +35%
 Black Or African American 5810 60.86% 6566 -12%
 Hispanic 746 7.81% 687 +9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.4% 29 +31%
 Asian 117 1.23% 32 +266%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.16% 5 +200%
 Other Race 20 0% 20 -100%
 Two Or More Races 161 1.96% 161 +16%

Zip Code 27601 Race/Ethnicity

 White 35.9%
 Black Or African American 38.3%
 Hispanic 10.7%
 Asian 11.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 3.4%

Zip Code 27601 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population945010228
Male Population51.40%
Female Population48.60%
Total Households3343
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
38.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$21191
Income Under $50K Per Year78.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year14.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.10%
114 US Congressional DistrictNorth Carolina 4
RepresentativeDavid Price
PartyDemocrat
Average Real Estate Asking Price$233022
Average Real Estate Sale Price$140936
Current Unemployment Level (September 2016)4.19%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.08%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.97%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45f - Northern Outer Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 27601 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)31334048576569686249413450
Avg Max Temp (°F)51556372798689878272635471
Avg Precip (In.)4.33.574.383.063.953.944.484.214.333.53.153.2246.11
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Raleigh-Cary, NC
CBSA Type27601
CBSA Population1162358
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
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