Zip Code 27591 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWendell
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wake
Secondary County: Johnston
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:19589
Racial Majority:White 55.82%
Public School Racial Majority:White 49.3%
Unemployment Rate:4.7%
Median Household Income$56088
Average Adjusted Gross Income$61390
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time27 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range236 - 335 ft.
Area68 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.78597500, -78.38266500

Zip Code 27591 Description

Zip Code 27591 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27591 is primarily located in Wake County. Portions of 27591 are also located in Johnston County. The official US Postal Service name for 27591 is WENDELL, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27591 are contained within or border the city limits of Wendell, NC, . The area code for zip code 27591 is 919. 27591 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27591 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 27591 increased to 19589 from 15339 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27591 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27591 public schools is White. 45.5% of students in 27591 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 11688 55.82% 11576 +1%
 Black Or African American 4446 21.23% 4730 -6%
 Hispanic 3928 18.76% 2696 +46%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.07% 75 -81%
 Asian 239 1.14% 135 +77%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 35 0% 35 -100%
 Two Or More Races 335 2.98% 335 +86%

Zip Code 27591 Race/Ethnicity

 White 49.3%
 Black Or African American 26.3%
 Hispanic 19.6%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 3.5%

Zip Code 27591 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1958915339
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households7103
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$56088
Income Under $50K Per Year42.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.60%
27591 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 13Ted BuddRepublican
North Carolina District 7David RouzerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

27591 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
26Donna McDowell WhiteRepublican
35Terence EverittDemocrat
39Darren JacksonDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$170834
Average Real Estate Sale Price$115921
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 DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 27591 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29303845556368666047383148
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546372798690888272635471
Avg Precip (In.)4.213.544.363.13.993.844.534.334.373.333.133.2145.93
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Raleigh-Cary, NC
CBSA Type27591
CBSA Population1162358
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours