ZIP Code 27518 - Cary North Carolina

ZIP Code 27518 is located in Cary North Carolina. Portions of 27518 are also in Raleigh and Swift Creek Township (Wake County) and Cary Township and Holly Springs Township and White Oak Township (Wake County). 27518 is entirely within Wake County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Raleigh-Durham.

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ZIP Code 27518 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameCary
Primary CountyWake County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)19,102
Area Code(s)919 / 984
Current Time

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27518 Demographics

27518 can be classified socioeconomically as Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in North Carolina based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 27518 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 27518 is White. The current unemployment level in 27518 is 3.2%.

Population Growth Rate-4.06%
Population Density1,952 People per Square Mile
Total Households7,659
Percentage High Income Households21.0%
Median Household Income (2021)$107,509
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$570,130
Current Unemployment Rate (May 2024)3.2%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 80.46%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 50.11%

27518 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American250.13%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

27518 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American30.34%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander20.23%

27518 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College3362.53%
Bachelor Degree5,44640.99%
High School Diploma9917.46%
No High School Diploma400.3%
GED or Alternate1230.93%
1 or More Years of College1,2649.51%
Associates Degree1,1428.6%
Masters Degree2,74320.65%
Professional Degree5484.12%
Doctorate Degree6534.91%

27518 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 27518
RegionMetro Raleigh-Durham
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaRaleigh-Cary, NC
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area10 Square Miles

27518 Politics

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27518 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Average First Frost DateOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateApril 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion45f - Northern Outer Piedmont

27518 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29313946556468676048403248
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546271788589878171625370
Avg Precip (In.)4.213.514.272.993.983.794.354.064.263.423.13.1745.11

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