Zip Code 27597 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameZebulon
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wake
Secondary County: Franklin
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:22181
Racial Majority:White 60.44%
Public School Racial Majority:White 35.3%
Unemployment Rate:4.7%
Median Household Income$49580
Average Adjusted Gross Income$56900
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time29.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range213 - 367 ft.
Area116 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.84485800, -78.30421600

Zip Code 27597 Description

Zip Code 27597 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27597 is primarily located in Wake County. Portions of 27597 are also located in Franklin County. The official US Postal Service name for 27597 is ZEBULON, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27597 are contained within or border the city limits of Zebulon, NC, Bunn, NC, . Zip code 27597 is within area code 919 and area code 252. 27597 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27597 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 27597 increased to 22181 from 17178 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27597 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27597 public schools is White. 66.4% of students in 27597 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 14442 60.44% 14218 +2%
 Black Or African American 5074 21.23% 4584 +11%
 Hispanic 3976 16.64% 2840 +40%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 49 0.21% 89 -45%
 Asian 183 0.77% 132 +39%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 20 0.15% 20 +85%
 Two Or More Races 297 0.56% 297 -55%

Zip Code 27597 Race/Ethnicity

 White 35.3%
 Black Or African American 32.2%
 Hispanic 27.5%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 3.9%

Zip Code 27597 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2218117178
Male Population49.70%
Female Population50.30%
Total Households8288
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
66.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$49580
Income Under $50K Per Year50.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.40%
27597 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 13Ted BuddRepublican
North Carolina District 7David RouzerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

27597 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
25James GailliardDemocrat
26Donna McDowell WhiteRepublican
35Terence EverittDemocrat
39Darren JacksonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$194648
Average Real Estate Sale Price$131912
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 27597 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28303745546368665947383147
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546372798690888272635471
Avg Precip (In.)4.23.524.363.14.023.834.494.344.353.323.123.2145.87
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Raleigh-Cary, NC
CBSA Type27597
CBSA Population1162358
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours