Zip Code 27823 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameEnfield
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Halifax
Area Code252
Current Population:8201
Racial Majority:African American 85.45%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 93.6%
Unemployment Rate:11.0%
Median Household Income$28601
Average Adjusted Gross Income$31180
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time25.8 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range72 - 266 ft.
Area189 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.18217850, -77.68261719

Zip Code 27823 Description

Zip Code 27823 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27823 is primarily located in Halifax County. The official US Postal Service name for 27823 is ENFIELD, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27823 are contained within or border the city limits of Enfield, NC, . The area code for zip code 27823 is 252. 27823 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27823 is 11.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 8.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 8.4%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27823 decreased to 8201 from 8849 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27823 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 27823 public schools is Black. 95.4% of students in 27823 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 717 10.05% 993 -28%
 Black Or African American 6097 85.45% 6800 -10%
 Hispanic 24 0.34% 78 -69%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 160 2.24% 253 -37%
 Asian 91 1.28% 6 +1417%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 6 0.08% 6 +0%
 Two Or More Races 65 0.56% 65 -38%

Zip Code 27823 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1%
 Black Or African American 93.6%
 Hispanic 3.4%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 1.1%

Zip Code 27823 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population82018849
Male Population46.90%
Female Population53.10%
Total Households3114
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
95.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$28601
Income Under $50K Per Year73.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.30%
27823 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 1G. K. ButterfieldDemocrat
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27823 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
27Michael H. WrayDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$126710
Average Real Estate Sale Price$78000
Current Unemployment Level 11.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 27823 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)29313845556368666048393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546271798689888272635471
Avg Precip (In.)4.223.484.253.163.993.754.324.314.583.313.043.2345.62
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Roanoke Rapids, NC
CBSA Type27823
CBSA Population76243
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours