Zip Code 27917 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBarco
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Currituck
Area Code252
Current Population:833
Racial Majority:White 71.18%
Public School Racial Majority:White 75.1%
Unemployment Rate:6.6%
Median Household Income$37055
Average Adjusted Gross Income$31300
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time28.9 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 0 ft.
Area19 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.35126114, -75.99619293

Zip Code 27917 Description

Zip Code 27917 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Norfolk - Newport News - Virginia Beach metro area. Zip code 27917 is primarily located in Currituck County. The official US Postal Service name for 27917 is BARCO, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27917 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 27917 is 252. 27917 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27917 is 6.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 8.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 8.4%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27917 decreased to 833 from 881 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27917 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27917 public schools is White. 29.4% of students in 27917 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 788 71.18% 597 +32%
 Black Or African American 191 17.25% 156 +22%
 Hispanic 112 10.12% 52 +115%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 7 -100%
 Asian 16 1.45% 6 +167%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 14 0% 14 -100%

Zip Code 27917 Race/Ethnicity

 White 75.1%
 Black Or African American 7.4%
 Hispanic 5.3%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 11.4%

Zip Code 27917 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population833881
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households282
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$37055
Income Under $50K Per Year74.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year2.30%
27917 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 3Greg MurphyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$1028250
Average Real Estate Sale Price$225957
Current Unemployment Level 6.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63b - Chesapeake-Pamlico Lowlands and Tidal Marshes
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 27917 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)33344048576670696453443651
Avg Max Temp (°F)51546170778488868272645570
Avg Precip (In.)4.443.354.333.134.163.995.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC
CBSA Type27917
CBSA Population1683465
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours