Zip Code 27605 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRaleigh
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wake
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:4495
Racial Majority:White 84.48%
Public School Racial Majority:White 51.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$53630
Average Adjusted Gross Income$104610
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time15 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.79101600, -78.65379700

Zip Code 27605 Description

Zip Code 27605 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27605 is primarily located in Wake County. The official US Postal Service name for 27605 is RALEIGH, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27605 are contained within or border the city limits of Raleigh, NC, . The area code for zip code 27605 is 919. 27605 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27605 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 27605 increased to 4495 from 4191 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27605 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27605 public schools is White. 28.4% of students in 27605 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3909 84.48% 3881 +1%
 Black Or African American 497 10.74% 329 +51%
 Hispanic 87 1.88% 136 -36%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.67% 8 +288%
 Asian 78 1.69% 74 +5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 65 0.54% 65 -62%

Zip Code 27605 Race/Ethnicity

 White 51.6%
 Black Or African American 26.3%
 Hispanic 9.9%
 Asian 6.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 5.4%

Zip Code 27605 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population44954191
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households2724
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$53630
Income Under $50K Per Year46.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year16.70%
27605 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 4David PriceDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$327528
Average Real Estate Sale Price$280710
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 27605 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)30324047566469686149413349
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546272798589878171625370
Avg Precip (In.)4.323.544.383.0343.964.394.194.283.573.123.2146
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Raleigh-Cary, NC
CBSA Type27605
CBSA Population1162358
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 27605
Needham Broughton High SchoolWake
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 27605
Daniels Middle SchoolWake
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 27605
Wiley Elementary SchoolWake