Zip Code 27511 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCary
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wake
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:32029
Racial Majority:White 63.37%
Public School Racial Majority:White 49.2%
Unemployment Rate:3.9%
Median Household Income$75900
Average Adjusted Gross Income$97160
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time21.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range400 - 443 ft.
Area12 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.76357400, -78.78360700

Zip Code 27511 Description

Zip Code 27511 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27511 is primarily located in Wake County. The official US Postal Service name for 27511 is CARY, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27511 are contained within or border the city limits of Cary, NC, Apex, NC, . The area code for zip code 27511 is 919. 27511 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27511 is 3.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27511 decreased to 32029 from 45130 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27511 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27511 public schools is White. 32.1% of students in 27511 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 21482 63.37% 22037 -3%
 Black Or African American 3840 11.33% 2931 +31%
 Hispanic 6358 18.76% 4973 +28%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 55 0.16% 75 -27%
 Asian 1190 3.51% 1278 -7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.03% 13 -31%
 Other Race 78 0.61% 78 +164%
 Two Or More Races 644 2.23% 644 +18%

Zip Code 27511 Race/Ethnicity

 White 49.2%
 Black Or African American 16.4%
 Hispanic 19.9%
 Asian 9.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 4.7%

Zip Code 27511 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3202945130
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households13082
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
32.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
71.4%
Median Household Income$75900
Income Under $50K Per Year28.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year34.10%
27511 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 13Ted BuddRepublican
North Carolina District 2George HoldingRepublican
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27511 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
11Allison DahleDemocrat
36Julie Von HaefenDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$275810
Average Real Estate Sale Price$207530
Current Unemployment Level 3.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45f - Northern Outer Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 27511 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30323947566469676148403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546272788589878171625370
Avg Precip (In.)4.263.544.333.033.993.864.414.134.33.483.143.245.66
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Raleigh-Cary, NC
CBSA Type27511
CBSA Population1162358
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours