ZIP Code 27816 - Castalia Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameCastalia
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Franklin
Secondary County: Nash
Area Code252
Current Population:2516
Racial Majority:White 67.75%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$36163
Average Adjusted Gross Income$38600
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time33.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range207 - 348 ft.
Area64 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.10602500, -78.07401200

Zip Code 27816 Profile

ZIP Code 27816 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. ZIP code 27816 is primarily located in Franklin County. Portions of 27816 are also located in Nash County. The official US Postal Service name for 27816 is CASTALIA, North Carolina. Portions of ZIP code 27816 are contained within or border the city limits of Castalia, NC, . ZIP code 27816 is within area code 252 and area code 919. 27816 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27816 is 5.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27816 increased to 2516 from 2064 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27816 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27816 public schools is . % of students in 27816 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1557 67.75% 1484 +5%
 Black Or African American 572 24.89% 778 -26%
 Hispanic 157 6.83% 184 -15%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.3% 33 -79%
 Asian 0 0% 4 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 32 0.22% 32 -84%

Zip Code 27816 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
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Zip Code 27816 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population25162064
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households980
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$36163
Income Under $50K Per Year63.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.00%
27816 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 1G. K. ButterfieldDemocrat
North Carolina District 13Ted BuddRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$96211
Average Real Estate Sale Price$109571
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45f - Northern Outer Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 27816 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29303746546367666047393147
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546272798689878272635471
Avg Precip (In.)4.113.464.333.14.083.774.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Rocky Mount, NC
CBSA Type27816
CBSA Population147588
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours