ZIP Code 27839 - Halifax Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameHalifax
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Halifax
Area Code252
Current Population:4001
Racial Majority:African American 62.85%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 95.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$28187
Average Adjusted Gross Income$40400
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time23.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range49 - 223 ft.
Area139 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.28267400, -77.55051900

Map of ZIP Code 27839 Border

Zip Code 27839 Description

Zip Code 27839 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27839 is primarily located in Halifax County. The official US Postal Service name for 27839 is HALIFAX, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27839 are contained within or border the city limits of Halifax, NC, South Weldon, NC, . The area code for zip code 27839 is 252. 27839 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27839 is 5.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27839 decreased to 4001 from 4185 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27839 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 27839 public schools is Black. 90.1% of students in 27839 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1066 28.37% 1188 -10%
 Black Or African American 2362 62.85% 2639 -10%
 Hispanic 96 2.55% 72 +33%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.8% 43 -30%
 Asian 7 0.19% 4 +75%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 50 5.24% 50 +294%

Zip Code 27839 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1.7%
 Black Or African American 95.7%
 Hispanic 1.3%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.7%

Zip Code 27839 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population40014185
Male Population60.40%
Female Population39.60%
Total Households1317
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$28187
Income Under $50K Per Year76.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year19.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.60%
27839 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 1G. K. ButterfieldDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$110714
Average Real Estate Sale Price$375000
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.1%
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 27839 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28303745556368666047393147
Avg Max Temp (°F)50536271788690888272635371
Avg Precip (In.)4.193.424.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Roanoke Rapids, NC
CBSA Type27839
CBSA Population76243
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours