Zip Code 27837 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGrimesland
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pitt
Secondary County: Beaufort
Area Code252
Current Population:5903
Racial Majority:White 70.21%
Public School Racial Majority:White 53.6%
Unemployment Rate:3.9%
Median Household Income$46206
Average Adjusted Gross Income$70930
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time24.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range3 - 43 ft.
Area57 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.51982000, -77.21218500

Zip Code 27837 Description

Zip Code 27837 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greenville - New Bern - Washington metro area. Zip code 27837 is primarily located in Pitt County. Portions of 27837 are also located in Beaufort County. The official US Postal Service name for 27837 is GRIMESLAND, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27837 are contained within or border the city limits of Grimesland, NC, Simpson, NC, . The area code for zip code 27837 is 252. 27837 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27837 is 3.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27837 increased to 5903 from 4377 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27837 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27837 public schools is White. 61% of students in 27837 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4174 70.21% 4031 +4%
 Black Or African American 1144 19.24% 1262 -9%
 Hispanic 503 8.46% 461 +9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 15 -100%
 Asian 30 0.5% 29 +3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 17 0.37% 17 +29%
 Two Or More Races 87 1.21% 87 -17%

Zip Code 27837 Race/Ethnicity

 White 53.6%
 Black Or African American 25.7%
 Hispanic 18.4%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.1%

Zip Code 27837 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population59034377
Male Population49.70%
Female Population50.30%
Total Households2186
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
61%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$46206
Income Under $50K Per Year54.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.80%
27837 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 3Greg MurphyRepublican
North Carolina District 1G. K. ButterfieldDemocrat
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27837 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
3Michael SpecialeRepublican
9Greg MurphyRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$190982
Average Real Estate Sale Price$147408
Current Unemployment Level 3.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 27837 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)31334048576570686250413450
Avg Max Temp (°F)52566472808689888374655672
Avg Precip (In.)4.353.414.213.264.114.375.375.625.143.392.933.2749.42
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Greenville, NC
CBSA Type27837
CBSA Population183635
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours