Zip Code 27617 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRaleigh
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wake
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:15199
Racial Majority:White 67.35%
Public School Racial Majority:White 47.1%
Unemployment Rate:3.6%
Median Household Income$101316
Average Adjusted Gross Income$86770
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.6 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range384 - 463 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.89059067, -78.76679230

Zip Code 27617 Description

Zip Code 27617 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27617 is primarily located in Wake County. The official US Postal Service name for 27617 is RALEIGH, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27617 are contained within or border the city limits of Raleigh, NC, . The area code for zip code 27617 is 919. 27617 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27617 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%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 27617 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27617 public schools is White. 20.7% of students in 27617 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 10636 67.35% 9936 +7%
 Black Or African American 2919 18.48% 2639 +11%
 Hispanic 799 5.06% 822 -3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 42 -100%
 Asian 1172 7.42% 1357 -14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 44 0.39% 44 +39%
 Two Or More Races 354 1.3% 354 -42%

Zip Code 27617 Race/Ethnicity

 White 47.1%
 Black Or African American 29.9%
 Hispanic 9.8%
 Asian 8.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 4.8%

Zip Code 27617 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population151990
Male Population46.90%
Female Population53.10%
Total Households7011
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
20.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$101316
Income Under $50K Per Year16.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year51.00%
27617 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 13Ted BuddRepublican
North Carolina District 4David PriceDemocrat
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27617 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
40Joe JohnDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$341828
Average Real Estate Sale Price$266229
Current Unemployment Level 3.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
Raleigh, NC
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 27617 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)29313946556468676148393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546272788589878171625370
Avg Precip (In.)4.113.494.162.93.923.64.33.914.223.293.033.1144.06
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Raleigh-Cary, NC
CBSA Type27617
CBSA Population1162358
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 27617
Leesville Road High SchoolWake
Needham Broughton High SchoolWake
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 27617
Brier Creek Elementary SchoolWake
Sycamore Creek Elementary SchoolWake
Brier Creek Country Club