Zip Code 27604 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRaleigh
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wake
Area Code919 / 984
Alternate Zip Code NamesBRENTWOOD
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesNEUSE
WAKE CROSSROADS
WILDERS GROVE
Current Population:42204
Racial Majority:White 45.93%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 47.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$63962
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54470
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time21.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range207 - 299 ft.
Area20 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.81976800, -78.56372800

Zip Code 27604 Description

Zip Code 27604 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27604 is primarily located in Wake County. The official US Postal Service name for 27604 is RALEIGH, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27604 are contained within or border the city limits of Raleigh, NC, Knightdale, NC, . The area code for zip code 27604 is 919. 27604 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27604 is 5.2% 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 27604 increased to 42204 from 32148 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27604 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27604 public schools is Black. 68.2% of students in 27604 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 19553 45.93% 17594 +11%
 Black Or African American 12967 30.46% 14293 -9%
 Hispanic 8030 18.86% 7601 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 115 0.27% 133 -14%
 Asian 1463 3.44% 1677 -13%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 23 0.05% 27 -15%
 Other Race 79 0.3% 79 +59%
 Two Or More Races 800 0.69% 800 -63%

Zip Code 27604 Race/Ethnicity

 White 16%
 Black Or African American 47.7%
 Hispanic 29.1%
 Asian 2.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 3.9%

Zip Code 27604 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4220432148
Male Population47.90%
Female Population52.10%
Total Households16956
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
68.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$63962
Income Under $50K Per Year35.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year22.10%
27604 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 4David PriceDemocrat
North Carolina District 13Ted BuddRepublican
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27604 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
34Grier MartinDemocrat
38Yvonne Lewis HolleyDemocrat
39Darren JacksonDemocrat
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27604 North Carolina State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
14Dan BlueDemocrat
16Wiley NickelDemocrat
18John M. Alexander Jr.Republican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$194849
Average Real Estate Sale Price$156575
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.9%
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 27604 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30323947566469676148403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546372798689878272635471
Avg Precip (In.)4.293.554.373.074.033.884.34.164.253.473.173.2545.79
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Raleigh-Cary, NC
CBSA Type27604
CBSA Population1162358
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
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