Zip Code 27821 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameEdward
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Beaufort
Area Code252
Current Population:358
Racial Majority:African American 80.26%
Unemployment Rate:7.7%
Median Household Income$43203
Average Adjusted Gross Income$30380
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time27.5 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range16 - 33 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.32672882, -76.88871002

Zip Code 27821 Description

Zip Code 27821 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greenville - New Bern - Washington metro area. Zip code 27821 is primarily located in Beaufort County. The official US Postal Service name for 27821 is EDWARD, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27821 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 27821 is 252. 27821 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27821 is 7.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 8.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 8.4%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27821 decreased to 358 from 429 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27821 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 27821 public schools is . % of students in 27821 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 45 19.74% 95 -53%
 Black Or African American 183 80.26% 255 -28%
 Hispanic 0 0% 1 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 7 0% 7 -100%

Zip Code 27821 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 27821 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population358429
Male Population47.50%
Female Population52.50%
Total Households149
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$43203
Income Under $50K Per Year61.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.60%
27821 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 3Greg MurphyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$63667
Average Real Estate Sale Price$122384
Current Unemployment Level 7.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
27806 - Aurora
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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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 27821 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)32344149586670696452433551
Avg Max Temp (°F)53566472798689878374665772
Avg Precip (In.)4.463.414.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington, NC
CBSA Type27821
CBSA Population46951
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours