Zip Code 27344 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSiler City
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Chatham
Secondary County: Randolph
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:18022
Racial Majority:White 52.45%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 56.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$43222
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47580
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time23.9 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range430 - 650 ft.
Area168 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.71372986, -79.40054321

Zip Code 27344 Description

Zip Code 27344 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27344 is primarily located in Chatham County. Portions of 27344 are also located in Randolph County. The official US Postal Service name for 27344 is SILER CITY, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27344 are contained within or border the city limits of Siler City, NC, Staley, NC, . Zip code 27344 is within area code 919 and area code 336. 27344 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27344 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 27344 increased to 18022 from 15848 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27344 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27344 public schools is Hispanic. 79% of students in 27344 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 9402 52.45% 9223 +2%
 Black Or African American 3032 16.91% 2913 +4%
 Hispanic 5190 28.95% 5470 -5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 47 -100%
 Asian 52 0.29% 72 -28%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 56 1.02% 56 +225%
 Two Or More Races 233 0.38% 233 -71%

Zip Code 27344 Race/Ethnicity

 White 26.2%
 Black Or African American 12.4%
 Hispanic 56.7%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.8%

Zip Code 27344 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1802215848
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households6525
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$43222
Income Under $50K Per Year58.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.20%
27344 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 2George HoldingRepublican
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27344 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
54Robert T. Reives IIDemocrat
78Allen McNeillRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$198596
Average Real Estate Sale Price$86059
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 27344 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28303845546367655946383147
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546271788589878172625370
Avg Precip (In.)4.593.694.553.374.583.944.684.224.233.753.283.2648.14
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Durham, NC
CBSA Type27344
CBSA Population504863
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours