Official Zip Code NameMerry Hill
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code252
Current Population:1356
Racial Majority:White 54.80%
Unemployment Rate:6.93%
Median Household Income$43092
Average Adjusted Gross Income$44721
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time29.2 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Bertie
Elevation Range0 - 66 ft.
Area39 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.07764053, -76.76470947

Zip Code 27957 Description

Zip Code 27957 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greenville - New Bern - Washington metro area. Zip code 27957 is primarily located in Bertie County. The official US Postal Service name for 27957 is MERRY HILL, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27957 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 27957 is 252. 27957 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27957 is 6.93% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 11.1% 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 27957 increased to 1356 from 1074 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27957 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27957 public schools is . % of students in 27957 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 962 55% 743 +29%
 Black Or African American 738 42.2% 601 +23%
 Hispanic 0 0% 4 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 1.14% 1 +1900%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 6 1.66% 6 +383%

Zip Code 27957 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 27957 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population13561074
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households580
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$43092
Income Under $50K Per Year57.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.20%
114 US Congressional DistrictNorth Carolina 1
RepresentativeG.K. Butterfield
PartyDemocrat
Average Real Estate Asking Price$162000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$137000
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)6.93%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.21%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.48%
27983 - Windsor
27924 - Colerain
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63e - Mid-Atlantic Flatwoods
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 27957 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)32334048576570686251423550
Avg Max Temp (°F)52556372798689878273645672
Avg Precip (In.)4.313.44.363.284.234.45.275.264.883.592.893.1248.99
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time (EST)
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours