Zip Code 27298 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLiberty
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Randolph
Secondary County: Alamance
Area Code336 / 743
Current Population:10336
Racial Majority:White 86.07%
Public School Racial Majority:White 75%
Unemployment Rate:8.7%
Median Household Income$48405
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46820
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time28.6 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range594 - 728 ft.
Area94 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.88433075, -79.56426239

Zip Code 27298 Description

Zip Code 27298 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 27298 is primarily located in Randolph County. Portions of 27298 are also located in Alamance County. The official US Postal Service name for 27298 is LIBERTY, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27298 are contained within or border the city limits of Liberty, NC, . The area code for zip code 27298 is 336. 27298 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27298 is 8.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 8.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 8.4%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27298 increased to 10336 from 9527 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27298 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27298 public schools is White. 56.2% of students in 27298 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7691 86.07% 8491 -9%
 Black Or African American 551 6.17% 876 -37%
 Hispanic 561 6.28% 738 -24%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 40 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 14 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 19 0.06% 19 -74%
 Two Or More Races 158 1.43% 158 -19%

Zip Code 27298 Race/Ethnicity

 White 75%
 Black Or African American 5.6%
 Hispanic 14.8%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 3.7%

Zip Code 27298 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population103369527
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households4149
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
56.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$48405
Income Under $50K Per Year51.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.60%
27298 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 2George HoldingRepublican
North Carolina District 6Mark WalkerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

27298 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
59Jon HardisterRepublican
64Dennis RiddellRepublican
78Allen McNeillRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$204367
Average Real Estate Sale Price$88460
Current Unemployment Level 8.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45c - Carolina Slate Belt
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 27298 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28313846556368665947383148
Avg Max Temp (°F)49536271788589878171625270
Avg Precip (In.)4.353.584.413.414.434.024.454.114.193.623.23.2647.03
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Greensboro-High Point, NC
CBSA Type27298
CBSA Population721646
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours