Zip Code 27523 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameApex
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Chatham
Secondary County: Wake
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:9552
Racial Majority:White 70.87%
Public School Racial Majority:White 64.3%
Unemployment Rate:4.9%
Median Household Income$93574
Average Adjusted Gross Income$116150
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time24.1 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range230 - 377 ft.
Area50 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.80123901, -78.91953278

Zip Code 27523 Description

Zip Code 27523 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27523 is primarily located in Chatham County. Portions of 27523 are also located in Wake County. The official US Postal Service name for 27523 is APEX, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27523 are contained within or border the city limits of Apex, NC, Cary, NC, . The area code for zip code 27523 is 919. 27523 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27523 is 4.9% 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%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 27523 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27523 public schools is White. 17.4% of students in 27523 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7675 70.87% 7334 +5%
 Black Or African American 816 7.54% 625 +31%
 Hispanic 774 7.15% 521 +49%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 77 0.71% 25 +208%
 Asian 1245 11.5% 833 +49%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 28 0.13% 28 -50%
 Two Or More Races 183 2.11% 183 +25%

Zip Code 27523 Race/Ethnicity

 White 64.3%
 Black Or African American 7.3%
 Hispanic 13.8%
 Asian 9.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 4.4%

Zip Code 27523 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population95520
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households3686
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
17.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$93574
Income Under $50K Per Year18.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year46.40%
27523 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 2George HoldingRepublican
North Carolina District 4David PriceDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

27523 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
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$426925
Average Real Estate Sale Price$271435
Current Unemployment Level 4.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45g - Triassic Basins
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 27523 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)29313846556368666047383248
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546372798689878272635371
Avg Precip (In.)4.213.534.313.094.113.834.294.134.283.463.213.245.66
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Raleigh-Cary, NC
CBSA Type27523
CBSA Population1162358
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours