ZIP Code 27606 - Raleigh North Carolina

ZIP Code 27606 is located in Raleigh North Carolina. Portions of 27606 are also in Cary and Swift Creek Township (Wake County) and Raleigh Township and Meredith Township and Cary Township. 27606 is entirely within Wake County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Raleigh-Durham.

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ZIP Code 27606 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameRaleigh
Primary CountyWake County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)45,546
Area Code(s)919 / 984
Current Time

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27606 Demographics

27606 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in North Carolina based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 27606 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 27606 is White. The current unemployment level in 27606 is 3.6%.

Population Growth Rate-1.77%
Population Density1,764 People per Square Mile
Total Households17,035
Percentage High Income Households4.0%
Median Household Income (2021)$65,133
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$527,570
Current Unemployment Rate (May 2024)3.6%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 65.11%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 41.78%

27606 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American3870.83%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander1340.29%

27606 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American140.21%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander90.14%

27606 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,0204.58%
Bachelor Degree7,39533.17%
High School Diploma3,16914.21%
No High School Diploma1880.84%
GED or Alternate4752.13%
1 or More Years of College3,43315.4%
Associates Degree1,6947.6%
Masters Degree3,37515.14%
Professional Degree5262.36%
Doctorate Degree1,0204.58%

27606 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 27606
RegionMetro Raleigh-Durham
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaRaleigh-Cary, NC
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area26 Square Miles

27606 Politics

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North Carolina State Senate Districts in 27606
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27606 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Average First Frost DateNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateApril 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion45f - Northern Outer Piedmont

27606 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)31334047566469686149413449
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546372798589878171625371
Avg Precip (In.)4.343.564.393.033.963.964.454.194.313.573.143.2146.1

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