ZIP Code 27874 - Scotland Neck Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameScotland Neck
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Halifax
Area Code252
Current Population:4861
Racial Majority:African American 68.06%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 83.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$25455
Average Adjusted Gross Income$37940
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time22.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range39 - 98 ft.
Area126 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.12641100, -77.40628100

Zip Code 27874 Profile

ZIP Code 27874 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. ZIP code 27874 is primarily located in Halifax County. The official US Postal Service name for 27874 is SCOTLAND NECK, North Carolina. Portions of ZIP code 27874 are contained within or border the city limits of Scotland Neck, NC, . The area code for ZIP code 27874 is 252. 27874 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27874 is 5.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.2% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27874 decreased to 4861 from 5818 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27874 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 27874 public schools is Black. 97.9% of students in 27874 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1101 24.25% 1284 -14%
 Black Or African American 3090 68.06% 3435 -10%
 Hispanic 309 6.81% 106 +192%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.48% 11 +100%
 Asian 0 0% 10 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 13 0.4% 13 +38%

Zip Code 27874 Race/Ethnicity

 White 5.9%
 Black Or African American 83.7%
 Hispanic 9.4%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 27874 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population48615818
Male Population46.50%
Female Population53.50%
Total Households2060
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
97.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$25455
Income Under $50K Per Year77.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year16.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.80%
27874 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 1G. K. ButterfieldDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$87000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$51500
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.2%
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 27874 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)29313845556368666048393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)51546271798589888273635471
Avg Precip (In.)4.363.544.233.263.794.134.674.344.793.242.763.1346.22
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Roanoke Rapids, NC
CBSA Type27874
CBSA Population76243
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours