Zip Code 27503 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBahama
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Durham
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:3471
Racial Majority:White 55.6%
Public School Racial Majority:White 77.4%
Unemployment Rate:3.6%
Median Household Income$75605
Average Adjusted Gross Income$89090
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time26.8 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range345 - 561 ft.
Area39 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.15568161, -78.88466644

Zip Code 27503 Description

Zip Code 27503 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27503 is primarily located in Durham County. The official US Postal Service name for 27503 is BAHAMA, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27503 are contained within or border the city limits of Durham, NC, . The area code for zip code 27503 is 919. 27503 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27503 is 3.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27503 increased to 3471 from 3304 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27503 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27503 public schools is White. 26.4% of students in 27503 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3518 55.6% 2915 +21%
 Black Or African American 2065 32.64% 399 +418%
 Hispanic 564 8.91% 72 +683%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 64 1.01% 9 +611%
 Asian 0 0% 30 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 9 0% 9 -100%
 Two Or More Races 36 1.83% 36 +222%

Zip Code 27503 Race/Ethnicity

 White 77.4%
 Black Or African American 11.6%
 Hispanic 7%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 27503 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population34713304
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households1396
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
26.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$75605
Income Under $50K Per Year26.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year36.10%
27503 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 6Mark WalkerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$192568
Average Real Estate Sale Price$217556
Current Unemployment Level 3.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
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 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 27503 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)27293644536266655845373046
Avg Max Temp (°F)49536271788589878172625370
Avg Precip (In.)4.23.344.553.434.353.824.3344.213.73.263.2346.42
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Durham, NC
CBSA Type27503
CBSA Population504863
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 27503
Northern High SchoolDurham
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 27503
George L Carrington Middle SchoolDurham
Lucas Middle SchoolDurham
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 27503
Little River Elementary SchoolDurham
Mangum Elementary SchoolDurham
Northeast Durham
Treyburn