Zip Code 27709 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDurham
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Durham
Area Code919 / 984
Current Population:1047
Racial Majority:White 35.56%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$47375
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time19.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range341 - 358 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.91395900, -78.86500400

Zip Code 27709 Description

Zip Code 27709 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27709 is primarily located in Durham County. The official US Postal Service name for 27709 is DURHAM, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27709 are contained within or border the city limits of Durham, NC, . The area code for zip code 27709 is 919. 27709 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27709 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%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 27709 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27709 public schools is . % of students in 27709 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 261 35.56% 395 -34%
 Black Or African American 114 15.53% 342 -67%
 Hispanic 48 6.54% 71 -32%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 256 34.88% 200 +28%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 6 0% 6 -100%
 Two Or More Races 29 7.49% 29 +90%

Zip Code 27709 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 27709 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population10470
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households397
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$47375
Income Under $50K Per Year52.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.30%
27709 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 4David PriceDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$208531
Average Real Estate Sale Price$192971
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.7%
Durham, NC
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 27709 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)27293644536267655946373046
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546272798689888272635371
Avg Precip (In.)4.333.594.543.334.463.924.154.314.313.613.333.3247.2
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Durham, NC
CBSA Type27709
CBSA Population504863
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 27709
Hillside High SchoolDurham
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 27709
Bethesda Elementary SchoolDurham
Parkwood Elementary SchoolDurham