Zip Code 27831 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGarysburg
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Northampton
Area Code252
Current Population:3908
Racial Majority:African American 86.48%
Unemployment Rate:8.6%
Median Household Income$28883
Average Adjusted Gross Income$30890
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time21.3 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range98 - 177 ft.
Area50 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.46356964, -77.53537750

Zip Code 27831 Description

Zip Code 27831 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27831 is primarily located in Northampton County. The official US Postal Service name for 27831 is GARYSBURG, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27831 are contained within or border the city limits of Garysburg, NC, Roanoke Rapids, NC, Gaston, NC, and Weldon, NC. The area code for zip code 27831 is 252. 27831 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27831 is 8.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.3% and is lower 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 27831 increased to 3908 from 3138 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27831 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 27831 public schools is . % of students in 27831 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 381 10.73% 561 -32%
 Black Or African American 3070 86.48% 3269 -6%
 Hispanic 36 1.01% 36 +0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 14 -100%
 Asian 4 0.11% 1 +300%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 24 1.66% 24 +146%

Zip Code 27831 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 27831 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population39083138
Male Population45.70%
Female Population54.30%
Total Households1632
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$28883
Income Under $50K Per Year71.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.20%
27831 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 1G. K. ButterfieldDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$155333
Average Real Estate Sale Price$144938
Current Unemployment Level 8.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.7%
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 27831 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28303745546368665947383147
Avg Max Temp (°F)49536171788689888272635370
Avg Precip (In.)4.143.354.263.254.083.74.684.354.43.433.1945.81
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Roanoke Rapids, NC
CBSA Type27831
CBSA Population76243
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours