Zip Code 27616 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRaleigh
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wake
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:42294
Racial Majority:White 35.94%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 39%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$72685
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52180
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time24.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range210 - 295 ft.
Area22 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.86742600, -78.53747300

Zip Code 27616 Description

Zip Code 27616 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27616 is primarily located in Wake County. The official US Postal Service name for 27616 is RALEIGH, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27616 are contained within or border the city limits of Raleigh, NC, Wake Forest, NC, . The area code for zip code 27616 is 919. 27616 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27616 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 27616 increased to 42294 from 21974 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27616 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27616 public schools is Black. 53.2% of students in 27616 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 16830 35.94% 15652 +8%
 Black Or African American 17084 36.48% 16285 +5%
 Hispanic 8166 17.44% 6851 +19%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 117 0.25% 130 -10%
 Asian 2961 6.32% 2252 +31%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.04% 19 +0%
 Other Race 132 0.2% 132 -30%
 Two Or More Races 973 3.33% 973 +60%

Zip Code 27616 Race/Ethnicity

 White 25%
 Black Or African American 39%
 Hispanic 26.3%
 Asian 4.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 4.3%

Zip Code 27616 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4229421974
Male Population47.10%
Female Population52.90%
Total Households15087
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
53.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$72685
Income Under $50K Per Year29.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year29.80%
27616 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 4David PriceDemocrat
North Carolina District 13Ted BuddRepublican
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27616 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
35Terence EverittDemocrat
38Yvonne Lewis HolleyDemocrat
39Darren JacksonDemocrat
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27616 North Carolina State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
14Dan BlueDemocrat
18John M. Alexander Jr.Republican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$186329
Average Real Estate Sale Price$156812
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 DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 27616 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)29313846556368676047393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546372798689878272635471
Avg Precip (In.)4.313.544.383.14.053.874.164.144.183.463.193.2845.67
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Raleigh-Cary, NC
CBSA Type27616
CBSA Population1162358
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours