Zip Code 27817 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameChocowinity
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Beaufort
Secondary County: Pitt
Area Code252
Current Population:7358
Racial Majority:White 69.85%
Public School Racial Majority:White 52.8%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$40661
Average Adjusted Gross Income$59700
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time30.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range7 - 43 ft.
Area114 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.44730500, -77.08064900

Zip Code 27817 Description

Zip Code 27817 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greenville - New Bern - Washington metro area. Zip code 27817 is primarily located in Beaufort County. Portions of 27817 are also located in Pitt County. The official US Postal Service name for 27817 is CHOCOWINITY, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27817 are contained within or border the city limits of Chocowinity, NC, Washington, NC, . The area code for zip code 27817 is 252. 27817 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27817 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27817 increased to 7358 from 6127 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27817 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27817 public schools is White. 71.7% of students in 27817 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4756 69.85% 5340 -11%
 Black Or African American 1525 22.4% 1520 +0%
 Hispanic 485 7.12% 359 +35%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 8 -100%
 Asian 3 0.04% 37 -92%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 10 0% 10 -100%
 Two Or More Races 84 0.59% 84 -52%

Zip Code 27817 Race/Ethnicity

 White 52.8%
 Black Or African American 29.9%
 Hispanic 11.2%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 5.7%

Zip Code 27817 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population73586127
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households3042
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
71.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$40661
Income Under $50K Per Year58.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.70%
27817 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 3Greg MurphyRepublican
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27817 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
3Michael SpecialeRepublican
6Robert HanigRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$236538
Average Real Estate Sale Price$90067
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
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 DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 27817 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)32344048576570686250423550
Avg Max Temp (°F)53566473808689888374655672
Avg Precip (In.)4.223.44.193.334.174.355.575.55.073.463.053.3749.69
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington, NC
CBSA Type27817
CBSA Population46951
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours