Zip Code 27926 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCorapeake
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Gates
Area Code252
Current Population:1915
Racial Majority:White 73.09%
Unemployment Rate:4.9%
Median Household Income$43528
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49450
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time36.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range13 - 46 ft.
Area57 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.50371700, -76.58391600

Zip Code 27926 Description

Zip Code 27926 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Norfolk - Newport News - Virginia Beach metro area. Zip code 27926 is primarily located in Gates County. The official US Postal Service name for 27926 is CORAPEAKE, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27926 are contained within or border the city limits of Suffolk, VA, . The area code for zip code 27926 is 252. 27926 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27926 is 4.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27926 increased to 1915 from 1651 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27926 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27926 public schools is . % of students in 27926 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1255 73.09% 1416 -11%
 Black Or African American 392 22.83% 420 -7%
 Hispanic 9 0.52% 48 -81%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 5 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 4 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 21 3.55% 21 +190%

Zip Code 27926 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 27926 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population19151651
Male Population49.10%
Female Population50.90%
Total Households715
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$43528
Income Under $50K Per Year60.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.60%
27926 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 3Greg MurphyRepublican
North Carolina District 1G. K. ButterfieldDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$133429
Average Real Estate Sale Price$85000
Current Unemployment Level 4.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.6%
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 DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 27926 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29313846556368676149403348
Avg Max Temp (°F)49526170778588868171625370
Avg Precip (In.)4.53.734.53.444.163.855.375.184.683.873.173.4849.94
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours