Zip Code 27612 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRaleigh
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wake
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:35028
Racial Majority:White 74.55%
Public School Racial Majority:White 37.1%
Unemployment Rate:3.6%
Median Household Income$70887
Average Adjusted Gross Income$89480
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.3 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range295 - 394 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.85232925, -78.70008087

Zip Code 27612 Description

Zip Code 27612 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27612 is primarily located in Wake County. The official US Postal Service name for 27612 is RALEIGH, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27612 are contained within or border the city limits of Raleigh, NC, . The area code for zip code 27612 is 919. 27612 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27612 is 3.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27612 increased to 35028 from 27178 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27612 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27612 public schools is White. 46.2% of students in 27612 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 26153 74.55% 25739 +2%
 Black Or African American 5297 15.1% 4374 +21%
 Hispanic 1605 4.57% 2851 -44%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 44 0.13% 81 -46%
 Asian 1382 3.94% 1355 +2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 9 -100%
 Other Race 68 0.04% 68 -78%
 Two Or More Races 551 1.67% 551 +7%

Zip Code 27612 Race/Ethnicity

 White 37.1%
 Black Or African American 35.2%
 Hispanic 19.1%
 Asian 2.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 5.6%

Zip Code 27612 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3502827178
Male Population47.20%
Female Population52.80%
Total Households16708
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
46.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
75.0%
Median Household Income$70887
Income Under $50K Per Year31.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year32.20%
27612 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 4David PriceDemocrat
North Carolina District 13Ted BuddRepublican
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27612 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
34Grier MartinDemocrat
40Joe JohnDemocrat
49Cynthia BallDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$282591
Average Real Estate Sale Price$264230
Current Unemployment Level 3.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
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 27612 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30323947566469676148403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546271788589878171625370
Avg Precip (In.)4.223.514.292.983.993.854.324.094.243.473.083.1745.22
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Raleigh-Cary, NC
CBSA Type27612
CBSA Population1162358
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
North Hills
Brookhaven