Zip Code 27559 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMoncure
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Chatham
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:2288
Racial Majority:White 82.43%
Public School Racial Majority:White 67.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$47037
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65600
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time31.2 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range200 - 404 ft.
Area58 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.61029053, -79.06051636

Zip Code 27559 Description

Zip Code 27559 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27559 is primarily located in Chatham County. The official US Postal Service name for 27559 is MONCURE, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27559 are contained within or border the city limits of Pittsboro, NC, . The area code for zip code 27559 is 919. 27559 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27559 is 5.2% 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%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27559 increased to 2288 from 2149 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27559 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27559 public schools is White. 44.9% of students in 27559 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1788 82.43% 1631 +10%
 Black Or African American 146 6.73% 459 -68%
 Hispanic 190 8.76% 134 +42%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 18 -100%
 Asian 22 1.01% 13 +69%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 31 1.06% 31 -26%

Zip Code 27559 Race/Ethnicity

 White 67.6%
 Black Or African American 13.2%
 Hispanic 15.8%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 2.9%

Zip Code 27559 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population22882149
Male Population49.70%
Female Population50.30%
Total Households885
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
44.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$47037
Income Under $50K Per Year52.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.80%
27559 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 4David PriceDemocrat
North Carolina District 2George HoldingRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$217800
Average Real Estate Sale Price$225333
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.1%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 27559 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)27283644536166655845362946
Avg Max Temp (°F)51546373808690888273635471
Avg Precip (In.)4.283.584.433.24.134.044.574.344.253.493.263.2646.84
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Durham, NC
CBSA Type27559
CBSA Population504863
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 27559
Northwood High SchoolChatham
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 27559
Horton Middle SchoolChatham
Moncure Middle SchoolChatham
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 27559
Moncure Elementary SchoolChatham
Pittsboro Elementary SchoolChatham