Zip Code 27707 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDurham
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Durham
Secondary County: Orange
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:45023
Racial Majority:African American 40.29%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 53.4%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$53293
Average Adjusted Gross Income$78000
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time20.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range282 - 390 ft.
Area21 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.95675900, -78.95698400

Zip Code 27707 Description

Zip Code 27707 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27707 is primarily located in Durham County. Portions of 27707 are also located in Orange County. The official US Postal Service name for 27707 is DURHAM, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27707 are contained within or border the city limits of Durham, NC, Chapel Hill, NC, . The area code for zip code 27707 is 919. 27707 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27707 is 4.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27707 increased to 45023 from 42671 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27707 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 27707 public schools is Black. 61.2% of students in 27707 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 18272 38.17% 16162 +13%
 Black Or African American 19287 40.29% 18744 +3%
 Hispanic 7347 15.35% 7168 +2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 70 0.15% 140 -50%
 Asian 1485 3.1% 1850 -20%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 20 -100%
 Other Race 124 0.15% 124 -42%
 Two Or More Races 815 2.8% 815 +64%

Zip Code 27707 Race/Ethnicity

 White 16.7%
 Black Or African American 53.4%
 Hispanic 23.2%
 Asian 3.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 2.8%

Zip Code 27707 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population4502342671
Male Population47.00%
Female Population53.00%
Total Households18489
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$53293
Income Under $50K Per Year46.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year22.60%
27707 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 4David PriceDemocrat
North Carolina District 1G. K. ButterfieldDemocrat
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27707 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
29MaryAnn BlackDemocrat
30Marcia MoreyDemocrat
50Graig R. MeyerDemocrat
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27707 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$277453
Average Real Estate Sale Price$201391
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.7%
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 27707 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)27293745546267665946373047
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546372798689888272635371
Avg Precip (In.)4.293.574.463.264.373.894.194.274.323.573.323.2846.79
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Durham, NC
CBSA Type27707
CBSA Population504863
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Downing Creek
Duke Forest