ZIP Code 27944 - Hertford North Carolina

ZIP Code 27944 is located in Hertford North Carolina. Portions of 27944 are also in Winfall and New Hope Township (Perquimans County) and Bethel Township (Perquimans County) and Parkville Township and Hertford Township and Belvidere Township. 27944 is entirely within Perquimans County. Regionally, it is located in the Eastern Carolina Region.

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ZIP Code 27944 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameHertford
Primary CountyPerquimans County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)11,204
Area Code(s)252
Current Time

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27944 Demographics

27944 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in North Carolina based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 27944 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 27944 is White. The current unemployment level in 27944 is 4.8%.

Population Growth Rate-5.45%
Population Density54 People per Square Mile
Total Households4,907
Percentage High Income Households2.5%
Median Household Income (2021)$53,150
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$57,640
Current Unemployment Rate (April 2024)4.8%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 71.66%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 67.93%

27944 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American280.25%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

27944 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American00%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

27944 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College6638.69%
Bachelor Degree1,02813.47%
High School Diploma2,76036.18%
No High School Diploma1241.63%
GED or Alternate5086.66%
1 or More Years of College1,40618.43%
Associates Degree6868.99%
Masters Degree3094.05%
Professional Degree1021.34%
Doctorate Degree430.56%

27944 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 27944
RegionEastern Carolina Region
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaElizabeth City, NC
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area206 Square Miles

27944 Politics

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27944 Schools

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27944 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Average First Frost DateNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateApril 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion63b - Chesapeake-Pamlico Lowlands and Tidal Marshes

27944 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)32334048576570686351423550
Avg Max Temp (°F)52556372798589878273645671
Avg Precip (In.)4.383.424.393.

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