Zip Code 27809 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBattleboro
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Edgecombe
Secondary County: Nash
Area Code252
Current Population:5091
Racial Majority:African American 45.28%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 54.9%
Unemployment Rate:12.5%
Median Household Income$41277
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50950
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time17.5 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range52 - 174 ft.
Area62 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.05295944, -77.83503723

Zip Code 27809 Description

Zip Code 27809 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27809 is primarily located in Edgecombe County. Portions of 27809 are also located in Nash County. The official US Postal Service name for 27809 is BATTLEBORO, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27809 are contained within or border the city limits of Red Oak, NC, Rocky Mount, NC, and Dortches, NC. The area code for zip code 27809 is 252. 27809 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27809 is 12.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 8.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27809 decreased to 5091 from 5162 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27809 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 27809 public schools is Black. 75% of students in 27809 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2035 49.12% 2299 -11%
 Black Or African American 1876 45.28% 2531 -26%
 Hispanic 160 3.86% 182 -12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.46% 38 -50%
 Asian 0 0% 10 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 6 0% 6 -100%
 Two Or More Races 25 1.28% 25 +112%

Zip Code 27809 Race/Ethnicity

 White 28.8%
 Black Or African American 54.9%
 Hispanic 12.6%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 2.3%

Zip Code 27809 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population50915162
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households1902
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
75%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$41277
Income Under $50K Per Year56.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.40%
27809 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 1G. K. ButterfieldDemocrat
North Carolina District 13Ted BuddRepublican
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27809 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
7Lisa Stone BarnesRepublican
23Shelly WillinghamDemocrat
25James GailliardDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$160500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$78111
Current Unemployment Level 12.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level12.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65m - Rolling Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 27809 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30313846556468676048393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)51546372798689888273645471
Avg Precip (In.)4.193.464.313.143.973.874.534.444.613.182.933.1845.82
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Rocky Mount, NC
CBSA Type27809
CBSA Population147588
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Fords Colony