ZIP Code 27705 - Durham Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameDurham
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Durham
Secondary County: Orange
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:46282
Racial Majority:White 52.42%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 31.6%
Unemployment Rate:2.7%
Median Household Income$48355
Average Adjusted Gross Income$88700
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time18.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range322 - 532 ft.
Area43 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.02661700, -78.98175800

Zip Code 27705 Profile

ZIP Code 27705 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. ZIP code 27705 is primarily located in Durham County. Portions of 27705 are also located in Orange County. The official US Postal Service name for 27705 is DURHAM, North Carolina. Portions of ZIP code 27705 are contained within or border the city limits of Durham, NC, . The area code for ZIP code 27705 is 919. 27705 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27705 is 2.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27705 increased to 46282 from 40713 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27705 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27705 public schools is Black. 60.8% of students in 27705 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 25408 52.42% 26106 -3%
 Black Or African American 9955 20.54% 8690 +15%
 Hispanic 7665 15.81% 6595 +16%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 121 0.25% 109 +11%
 Asian 4113 8.49% 3880 +6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 31 0.06% 18 +72%
 Other Race 137 0.35% 137 +23%
 Two Or More Races 747 2.08% 747 +35%

Zip Code 27705 Race/Ethnicity

 White 30.9%
 Black Or African American 31.6%
 Hispanic 29%
 Asian 4.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 3.5%

Zip Code 27705 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population4628240713
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households18836
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$48355
Income Under $50K Per Year51.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year18.90%
27705 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 4David PriceDemocrat
North Carolina District 6Mark WalkerRepublican
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27705 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
29MaryAnn BlackDemocrat
30Marcia MoreyDemocrat
31Zack Forde-HawkinsDemocrat
50Graig R. MeyerDemocrat
56Verla InskoDemocrat
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27705 North Carolina State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
20Floyd McKissick Jr.Democrat
22Mike WoodardDemocrat
23Valerie P. FousheeDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$266694
Average Real Estate Sale Price$224164
Current Unemployment Level 2.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45g - Triassic Basins
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 27705 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)27283644536266655845363046
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546272798689888272635371
Avg Precip (In.)4.363.624.573.374.493.964.14.354.323.643.363.3547.49
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Durham, NC
CBSA Type27705
CBSA Population504863
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours