ZIP Code 27843 - Hobgood Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameHobgood
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Edgecombe
Secondary County: Halifax
Area Code252
Current Population:1157
Racial Majority:African American 56.28%
Unemployment Rate:7.2%
Median Household Income$31872
Average Adjusted Gross Income$34820
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time29.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range46 - 105 ft.
Area68 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.99264700, -77.40410300

Map of ZIP Code 27843 Border

Zip Code 27843 Description

Zip Code 27843 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27843 is primarily located in Edgecombe County. Portions of 27843 are also located in Halifax County. The official US Postal Service name for 27843 is HOBGOOD, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27843 are contained within or border the city limits of Hobgood, NC, Speed, NC, and Scotland Neck, NC. The area code for zip code 27843 is 252. 27843 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27843 is 7.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.5% 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 27843 decreased to 1157 from 1292 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27843 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 27843 public schools is . % of students in 27843 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 682 43.03% 516 +32%
 Black Or African American 892 56.28% 575 +55%
 Hispanic 6 0.38% 59 -90%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.19% 0 +0%
 Asian 2 0.13% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 3 0% 3 -100%

Zip Code 27843 Race/Ethnicity

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 Black Or African American %
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Zip Code 27843 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population11571292
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households487
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$31872
Income Under $50K Per Year66.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.20%
27843 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 1G. K. ButterfieldDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$72400
Average Real Estate Sale Price$41795
Current Unemployment Level 7.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63e - Mid-Atlantic Flatwoods
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 27843 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29313846556368666048393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)51546271798589878273645471
Avg Precip (In.)4.313.494.253.193.894.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Roanoke Rapids, NC
CBSA Type27843
CBSA Population76243
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours