Zip Code 27502 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameApex
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wake
Secondary County: Chatham
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:30831
Racial Majority:White 76.86%
Public School Racial Majority:White 72.4%
Unemployment Rate:4.9%
Median Household Income$90496
Average Adjusted Gross Income$106030
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time23.6 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range249 - 413 ft.
Area31 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.70972824, -78.91770935

Zip Code 27502 Description

Zip Code 27502 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27502 is primarily located in Wake County. Portions of 27502 are also located in Chatham County. The official US Postal Service name for 27502 is APEX, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27502 are contained within or border the city limits of Apex, NC, Cary, NC, . The area code for zip code 27502 is 919. 27502 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27502 is 4.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.2% 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 27502 decreased to 30831 from 44147 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27502 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27502 public schools is White. 14.2% of students in 27502 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 25659 76.86% 23988 +7%
 Black Or African American 3119 9.34% 2207 +41%
 Hispanic 2288 6.85% 2124 +8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 64 0.19% 69 -7%
 Asian 1582 4.74% 1761 -10%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 16 -100%
 Other Race 61 0.04% 61 -79%
 Two Or More Races 605 1.98% 605 +9%

Zip Code 27502 Race/Ethnicity

 White 72.4%
 Black Or African American 8.2%
 Hispanic 10.3%
 Asian 4.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 4.1%

Zip Code 27502 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3083144147
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households10657
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
14.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
20.0%
Median Household Income$90496
Income Under $50K Per Year19.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year44.60%
27502 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 2George HoldingRepublican
North Carolina District 13Ted BuddRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

27502 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
36Julie Von HaefenDemocrat
37Sydney BatchDemocrat
41Gale AdcockDemocrat
54Robert T. Reives IIDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$272931
Average Real Estate Sale Price$241200
Current Unemployment Level 4.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45g - Triassic Basins
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 27502 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)29303845556368666047383147
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546372798689878272635471
Avg Precip (In.)4.243.564.343.114.093.894.384.194.293.463.213.2346
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Raleigh-Cary, NC
CBSA Type27502
CBSA Population1162358
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours