ZIP Code 27606 - Raleigh Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameRaleigh
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wake
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:43210
Racial Majority:White 62.9%
Public School Racial Majority:White 47.6%
Unemployment Rate:2.8%
Median Household Income$50307
Average Adjusted Gross Income$73210
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time20 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range351 - 433 ft.
Area26 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.74066200, -78.71803000

Zip Code 27606 Profile

ZIP Code 27606 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. ZIP code 27606 is primarily located in Wake County. The official US Postal Service name for 27606 is RALEIGH, North Carolina. Portions of ZIP code 27606 are contained within or border the city limits of Raleigh, NC, Cary, NC, . The area code for ZIP code 27606 is 919. 27606 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27606 is 2.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27606 decreased to 43210 from 43420 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27606 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27606 public schools is White. 38.8% of students in 27606 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 28148 62.9% 26951 +4%
 Black Or African American 7883 17.61% 7472 +6%
 Hispanic 3674 8.21% 3762 -2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 76 0.17% 145 -48%
 Asian 3901 8.72% 3807 +2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 99 0.22% 7 +1314%
 Other Race 112 0.57% 112 +129%
 Two Or More Races 954 1.6% 954 -25%

Zip Code 27606 Race/Ethnicity

 White 47.6%
 Black Or African American 24.6%
 Hispanic 17.4%
 Asian 5.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 4.1%

Zip Code 27606 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population4321043420
Male Population54.00%
Female Population46.00%
Total Households17688
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$50307
Income Under $50K Per Year49.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.50%
27606 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 4David PriceDemocrat
North Carolina District 13Ted BuddRepublican
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27606 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
11Allison DahleDemocrat
33Rosa GillDemocrat
36Julie Von HaefenDemocrat
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27606 North Carolina State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
16Wiley NickelDemocrat
17Sam SearcyDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$265782
Average Real Estate Sale Price$208950
Current Unemployment Level 2.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.3%
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 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
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Raleigh-Cary, NC
CBSA Type27606
CBSA Population1162358
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours