ZIP Code 27826 - Fairfield North Carolina

ZIP Code 27826 is located in Fairfield North Carolina. Portions of 27826 are also in Fairfield Township and Lake Mattamuskeet and Gum Neck Township and Lake Landing Township and Currituck Township. 27826 is primarily within Hyde County, with some portions in Tyrrell County. Regionally, it is located in the Eastern Carolina Region.

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ZIP Code 27826 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameFairfield
Primary CountyHyde County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)1,116
Area Code(s)252
Current Time

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27826 Demographics

27826 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in North Carolina based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 27826 is African American. The current unemployment level in 27826 is 5.2%.

Population Growth Rate-20.16%
Population Density10 People per Square Mile
Total Households298
Median Houshold Income (2021)$35,643
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$45,850
Current Unemployment Rate (February 2024)5.2%
Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 49.04%

27826 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American70.75%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

27826 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College183.89%
Bachelor Degree132.81%
High School Diploma10923.54%
No High School Diploma00%
GED or Alternate14831.97%
1 or More Years of College14330.89%
Associates Degree326.91%
Masters Degree00%
Professional Degree00%
Doctorate Degree00%

27826 Geography

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RegionEastern Carolina Region
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area112 Square Miles

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27826 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Average First Frost DateNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateApril 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion63b - Chesapeake-Pamlico Lowlands and Tidal Marshes

27826 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)33344148586670696453443651
Avg Max Temp (°F)53566371788588878374655772
Avg Precip (In.)4.733.

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