ZIP Code 27616 - Raleigh North Carolina

ZIP Code 27616 is located in Raleigh North Carolina. Portions of 27616 are also in Neuse Township (Wake County) and Wake Forest Township and St. Matthews Township. 27616 is entirely within Wake County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Raleigh-Durham.

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ZIP Code 27616 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameRaleigh
Primary CountyWake County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)57,599
Area Code(s)919 / 984
Current Time

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27616 Demographics

27616 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 27616 is African American. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 27616 is African American. The current unemployment level in 27616 is 3.6%.

Population Growth Rate6.76%
Population Density2,573 People per Square Mile
Total Households15,746
Percentage High Income Households0.9%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$69,324
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$56,890
Current Unemployment Rate (March 2024)3.6%
Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 38.68%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 41.59%

27616 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American2140.37%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander180.03%

27616 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American190.35%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander20.04%

27616 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,5706.42%
Bachelor Degree7,24529.61%
High School Diploma4,70119.22%
No High School Diploma3471.42%
GED or Alternate6372.6%
1 or More Years of College4,77819.53%
Associates Degree3,06712.54%
Masters Degree1,7026.96%
Professional Degree3071.25%
Doctorate Degree1100.45%

27616 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 27616
RegionMetro Raleigh-Durham
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaRaleigh-Cary, NC
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area22 Square Miles

27616 Politics

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27616 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Average First Frost DateOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateApril 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion45f - Northern Outer Piedmont

27616 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29313846556368676047393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546372798689878272635471
Avg Precip (In.)4.313.544.383.14.053.874.

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