ZIP Code 27893 - Wilson Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameWilson
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wilson
Area Code252
Current Population:39723
Racial Majority:African American 50.76%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 53%
Unemployment Rate:6.3%
Median Household Income$32212
Average Adjusted Gross Income$38670
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time18.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range79 - 177 ft.
Area124 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.69168300, -77.90529300

Map of ZIP Code 27893 Border

Zip Code 27893 Description

Zip Code 27893 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 27893 is primarily located in Wilson County. The official US Postal Service name for 27893 is WILSON, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27893 are contained within or border the city limits of Wilson, NC, Black Creek, NC, and Saratoga, NC. The area code for zip code 27893 is 252. 27893 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27893 is 6.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.2% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27893 decreased to 39723 from 41199 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27893 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 27893 public schools is Black. 67.8% of students in 27893 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 13356 33.37% 13004 +3%
 Black Or African American 20316 50.76% 21027 -3%
 Hispanic 5046 12.61% 4902 +3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 65 0.16% 71 -8%
 Asian 173 0.43% 218 -21%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 40 0.1% 13 +208%
 Other Race 53 0.26% 53 +98%
 Two Or More Races 435 2.3% 435 +112%

Zip Code 27893 Race/Ethnicity

 White 27%
 Black Or African American 53%
 Hispanic 16.3%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.2%

Zip Code 27893 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3972341199
Male Population47.00%
Female Population53.00%
Total Households15564
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
67.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$32212
Income Under $50K Per Year68.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.40%
27893 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 13Ted BuddRepublican
North Carolina District 1G. K. ButterfieldDemocrat
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27893 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
8Kandie SmithDemocrat
24Jean Farmer-ButterfieldDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$95654
Average Real Estate Sale Price$106200
Current Unemployment Level 6.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
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 1 - 10

Zip Code 27893 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30323947566468676148403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)51556373808790888374655572
Avg Precip (In.)4.293.444.393.144.033.95.074.614.823.073.013.2947.05
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Wilson, NC
CBSA Type27893
CBSA Population79228
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours