ZIP Code 27822 - Elm City Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameElm City
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wilson
Secondary County: Nash
Area Code252
Current Population:8143
Racial Majority:White 70.31%
Public School Racial Majority:White 53.6%
Unemployment Rate:6.1%
Median Household Income$42365
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52790
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range95 - 167 ft.
Area87 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.80862300, -77.84871700

Zip Code 27822 Profile

Zip Code 27822 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27822 is primarily located in Wilson County. Portions of 27822 are also located in Nash County. The official US Postal Service name for 27822 is ELM CITY, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27822 are contained within or border the city limits of Elm City, NC, Wilson, NC, . The area code for zip code 27822 is 252. 27822 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27822 is 6.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.2% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27822 increased to 8143 from 7874 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27822 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27822 public schools is White. 60.6% of students in 27822 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5762 70.31% 5955 -3%
 Black Or African American 2021 24.66% 1796 +13%
 Hispanic 274 3.34% 279 -2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.27% 28 -21%
 Asian 8 0.1% 15 -47%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 10 0% 10 -100%
 Two Or More Races 60 1.32% 60 +80%

Zip Code 27822 Race/Ethnicity

 White 53.6%
 Black Or African American 28.1%
 Hispanic 13.8%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 2.9%

Zip Code 27822 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population81437874
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households3290
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
60.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$42365
Income Under $50K Per Year58.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.40%
27822 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 13Ted BuddRepublican
North Carolina District 1G. K. ButterfieldDemocrat
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27822 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
7Lisa Stone BarnesRepublican
8Kandie SmithDemocrat
23Shelly WillinghamDemocrat
24Jean Farmer-ButterfieldDemocrat
25James GailliardDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$200145
Average Real Estate Sale Price$111933
Current Unemployment Level 6.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
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 27822 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30323946566468676148403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)51556372808690888373645572
Avg Precip (In.)4.223.454.343.13.993.924.764.64.693.12.963.2146.33
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Wilson, NC
CBSA Type27822
CBSA Population79228
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours