ZIP Code 27812 - Bethel Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameBethel
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pitt
Area Code252
Current Population:2593
Racial Majority:African American 56.35%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 51.5%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$35831
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47620
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time23.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range43 - 75 ft.
Area33 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.78399600, -77.36827200

Map of ZIP Code 27812 Border

Zip Code 27812 Description

Zip Code 27812 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greenville - New Bern - Washington metro area. Zip code 27812 is primarily located in Pitt County. The official US Postal Service name for 27812 is BETHEL, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27812 are contained within or border the city limits of Bethel, NC, . The area code for zip code 27812 is 252. 27812 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27812 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27812 decreased to 2593 from 2892 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27812 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 27812 public schools is Black. 68.1% of students in 27812 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1224 42.6% 1033 +18%
 Black Or African American 1619 56.35% 1462 +11%
 Hispanic 0 0% 71 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.03% 11 -91%
 Asian 0 0% 5 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0.94% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.07% 10 -80%

Zip Code 27812 Race/Ethnicity

 White 31.3%
 Black Or African American 51.5%
 Hispanic 15.5%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.7%

Zip Code 27812 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population25932892
Male Population46.50%
Female Population53.50%
Total Households1078
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$35831
Income Under $50K Per Year66.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.50%
27812 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 3Greg MurphyRepublican
North Carolina District 1G. K. ButterfieldDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$102125
Average Real Estate Sale Price$101714
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
Bethel, NC
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63e - Mid-Atlantic Flatwoods
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 27812 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)30323947566469676149403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)51556372798689878273645571
Avg Precip (In.)4.333.464.243.183.984.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Greenville, NC
CBSA Type27812
CBSA Population183635
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours