Zip Code 27610 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRaleigh
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wake
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:65648
Racial Majority:African American 64.76%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 53.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$49611
Average Adjusted Gross Income$39340
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time24.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range207 - 295 ft.
Area44 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.74483700, -78.54582300

Zip Code 27610 Description

Zip Code 27610 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27610 is primarily located in Wake County. The official US Postal Service name for 27610 is RALEIGH, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27610 are contained within or border the city limits of Raleigh, NC, Garner, NC, and Knightdale, NC. The area code for zip code 27610 is 919. 27610 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27610 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 27610 increased to 65648 from 43360 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27610 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 27610 public schools is Black. 50.1% of students in 27610 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 10734 15.06% 9621 +12%
 Black Or African American 46152 64.76% 42338 +9%
 Hispanic 11333 15.9% 11334 +-0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 234 0.33% 174 +34%
 Asian 1728 2.42% 955 +81%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.03% 19 +5%
 Other Race 115 0.71% 115 +337%
 Two Or More Races 1092 0.79% 1092 -48%

Zip Code 27610 Race/Ethnicity

 White 15.9%
 Black Or African American 53.3%
 Hispanic 14.9%
 Asian 11.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 3.6%

Zip Code 27610 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population6564843360
Male Population46.40%
Female Population53.60%
Total Households22037
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
50.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
81.8%
Median Household Income$49611
Income Under $50K Per Year50.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.70%
27610 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 4David PriceDemocrat
North Carolina District 13Ted BuddRepublican
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27610 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
33Rosa GillDemocrat
38Yvonne Lewis HolleyDemocrat
39Darren JacksonDemocrat
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27610 North Carolina State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
14Dan BlueDemocrat
18John M. Alexander Jr.Republican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$161096
Average Real Estate Sale Price$121618
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 27610 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)31324047566569686149413449
Avg Max Temp (°F)51556372798689888272635471
Avg Precip (In.)4.273.574.373.083.963.94.54.244.353.443.173.2246.05
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Raleigh-Cary, NC
CBSA Type27610
CBSA Population1162358
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
College Park
Oakwood
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