Zip Code 27207 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBear Creek
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Chatham
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:3795
Racial Majority:White 80.58%
Public School Racial Majority:White 81.5%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$45794
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52700
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time30.1 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range220 - 597 ft.
Area79 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.58665848, -79.37806702

Zip Code 27207 Description

Zip Code 27207 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27207 is primarily located in Chatham County. The official US Postal Service name for 27207 is BEAR CREEK, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27207 are contained within or border the city limits of Goldston, NC, . Zip code 27207 is within area code 919 and area code 336. 27207 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27207 is 5.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27207 decreased to 3795 from 3809 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27207 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27207 public schools is White. 33.9% of students in 27207 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2850 80.58% 3006 -5%
 Black Or African American 605 17.1% 531 +14%
 Hispanic 68 1.92% 191 -64%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 8 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 10 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 47 0.4% 47 -70%

Zip Code 27207 Race/Ethnicity

 White 81.5%
 Black Or African American 9.6%
 Hispanic 6.6%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 27207 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population37953809
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households1514
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$45794
Income Under $50K Per Year54.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.90%
27207 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 2George HoldingRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$175889
Average Real Estate Sale Price$160000
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45c - Carolina Slate Belt
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 27207 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28303745546267655946373047
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546372798589878272635371
Avg Precip (In.)4.483.634.523.334.423.984.654.334.243.693.263.2747.8
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Durham, NC
CBSA Type27207
CBSA Population504863
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours