ZIP Code 27886 - Tarboro Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameTarboro
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Edgecombe
Secondary County: Pitt
Area Code252
Current Population:21591
Racial Majority:White 40.36%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 71.5%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$42116
Average Adjusted Gross Income$43620
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time19.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range33 - 98 ft.
Area187 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.90580800, -77.51602600

Zip Code 27886 Profile

ZIP Code 27886 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. ZIP code 27886 is primarily located in Edgecombe County. Portions of 27886 are also located in Pitt County. The official US Postal Service name for 27886 is TARBORO, North Carolina. Portions of ZIP code 27886 are contained within or border the city limits of Tarboro, NC, Princeville, NC, Leggett, NC, Conetoe, NC, and Speed, NC. The area code for ZIP code 27886 is 252. 27886 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27886 is 6.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.5% 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 27886 increased to 21591 from 19913 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27886 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27886 public schools is Black. 85.3% of students in 27886 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 8647 40.36% 9342 -7%
 Black Or African American 11068 51.66% 10684 +4%
 Hispanic 1275 5.95% 1293 -1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 143 0.67% 38 +276%
 Asian 0 0% 67 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 59 0.28% 2 +2850%
 Other Race 18 0.07% 18 -11%
 Two Or More Races 147 1.01% 147 +47%

Zip Code 27886 Race/Ethnicity

 White 17%
 Black Or African American 71.5%
 Hispanic 10.1%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.2%

Zip Code 27886 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2159119913
Male Population46.60%
Female Population53.40%
Total Households8310
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$42116
Income Under $50K Per Year58.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.40%
27886 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 1G. K. ButterfieldDemocrat
North Carolina District 13Ted BuddRepublican
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27886 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
23Shelly WillinghamDemocrat
24Jean Farmer-ButterfieldDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$128740
Average Real Estate Sale Price$68732
Current Unemployment Level 6.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.7%
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 27886 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29303845556468676048393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)51546271788589878273635471
Avg Precip (In.)4.273.514.283.143.833.854.554.774.863.22.653.146
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Rocky Mount, NC
CBSA Type27886
CBSA Population147588
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours