Zip Code 27526 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFuquay-Varina
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harnett
Secondary County: Wake
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:38894
Racial Majority:White 71.78%
Public School Racial Majority:White 57.7%
Unemployment Rate:6.0%
Median Household Income$62457
Average Adjusted Gross Income$78020
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time31.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range233 - 430 ft.
Area97 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.54103100, -78.82871100

Zip Code 27526 Description

Zip Code 27526 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27526 is primarily located in Harnett County. Portions of 27526 are also located in Wake County. The official US Postal Service name for 27526 is FUQUAY VARINA, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27526 are contained within or border the city limits of Fuquay-Varina, NC, . Zip code 27526 is within area code 919 and area code 910. 27526 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27526 is 6.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27526 increased to 38894 from 24906 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27526 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27526 public schools is White. 36.1% of students in 27526 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 30346 71.78% 28673 +6%
 Black Or African American 6837 16.17% 5460 +25%
 Hispanic 3654 8.64% 3456 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 135 0.32% 175 -23%
 Asian 455 1.08% 425 +7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 10 -100%
 Other Race 42 0.77% 42 +676%
 Two Or More Races 653 1.24% 653 -20%

Zip Code 27526 Race/Ethnicity

 White 57.7%
 Black Or African American 18.6%
 Hispanic 17.9%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 4.4%

Zip Code 27526 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3889424906
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households14179
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
36.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$62457
Income Under $50K Per Year38.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year23.80%
27526 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 2George HoldingRepublican
North Carolina District 13Ted BuddRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

27526 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
36Julie Von HaefenDemocrat
37Sydney BatchDemocrat
51John SaulsRepublican
53David R. LewisRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$224898
Average Real Estate Sale Price$199543
Current Unemployment Level 6.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65m - Rolling Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 27526 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30323947566469676149403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)50556372798689878272635471
Avg Precip (In.)4.243.574.383.133.953.984.684.324.373.393.153.2546.41
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Raleigh-Cary, NC
CBSA Type27526
CBSA Population1162358
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours