Zip Code 27545 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameKnightdale
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wake
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:23006
Racial Majority:White 41.31%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 40%
Unemployment Rate:4.7%
Median Household Income$66361
Average Adjusted Gross Income$55450
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time24.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range236 - 308 ft.
Area32 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.78764800, -78.47865400

Zip Code 27545 Description

Zip Code 27545 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27545 is primarily located in Wake County. The official US Postal Service name for 27545 is KNIGHTDALE, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27545 are contained within or border the city limits of Knightdale, NC, Raleigh, NC, . The area code for zip code 27545 is 919. 27545 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27545 is 4.7% which is higher 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 27545 increased to 23006 from 15708 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27545 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27545 public schools is Black. 61.3% of students in 27545 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 10132 41.31% 10314 -2%
 Black Or African American 8443 34.42% 7921 +7%
 Hispanic 4702 19.17% 3730 +26%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.09% 103 -78%
 Asian 615 2.51% 372 +65%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 10 -100%
 Other Race 38 0.17% 38 +11%
 Two Or More Races 518 2.33% 518 +10%

Zip Code 27545 Race/Ethnicity

 White 20.5%
 Black Or African American 40%
 Hispanic 32.8%
 Asian 1.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 4.3%

Zip Code 27545 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2300615708
Male Population47.90%
Female Population52.10%
Total Households8356
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$66361
Income Under $50K Per Year34.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year44.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year21.70%
27545 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 13Ted BuddRepublican
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27545 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
35Terence EverittDemocrat
39Darren JacksonDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$183779
Average Real Estate Sale Price$158218
Current Unemployment Level 4.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
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 27545 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)30313946566469676148393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)51556372798689888272635471
Avg Precip (In.)4.253.564.363.13.993.854.444.244.343.393.173.2445.92
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Raleigh-Cary, NC
CBSA Type27545
CBSA Population1162358
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours