ZIP Code 27872 - Roxobel Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameRoxobel
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bertie
Area Code252
Current Population:375
Racial Majority:African American 66.23%
Unemployment Rate:5.0%
Median Household Income$26471
Average Adjusted Gross Income$31690
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time19.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range62 - 92 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.19219200, -77.25725600

Map of ZIP Code 27872 Border

Zip Code 27872 Description

Zip Code 27872 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greenville - New Bern - Washington metro area. Zip code 27872 is primarily located in Bertie County. The official US Postal Service name for 27872 is ROXOBEL, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27872 are contained within or border the city limits of Roxobel, NC, Kelford, NC, . The area code for zip code 27872 is 252. 27872 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27872 is 5.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.4% 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 27872 increased to 375 from 335 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27872 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 27872 public schools is . % of students in 27872 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 128 33.77% 162 -21%
 Black Or African American 251 66.23% 204 +23%
 Hispanic 0 0% 5 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 3 0% 3 -100%

Zip Code 27872 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 27872 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population375335
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households182
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$26471
Income Under $50K Per Year79.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year17.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.30%
27872 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 1G. K. ButterfieldDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$40000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$35224
Current Unemployment Level 5.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.1%
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 27872 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29313845556368666047393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)51546271798689888273645471
Avg Precip (In.)4.293.484.193.223.993.965.034.624.773.232.773.1946.74
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Roanoke Rapids, NC
CBSA Type27872
CBSA Population76243
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours