ZIP Code 27949 - Kitty Hawk Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameKitty Hawk
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dare
Area Code252
Alternate Zip Code NamesDUCK
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesCOLLINGTON
Current Population:6947
Racial Majority:White 95.94%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.2%
Unemployment Rate:4.4%
Median Household Income$68424
Average Adjusted Gross Income$96310
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time19.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 13 ft.
Area15 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.10400600, -75.72941000

Map of ZIP Code 27949 Border

Zip Code 27949 Description

Zip Code 27949 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Norfolk - Newport News - Virginia Beach metro area. Zip code 27949 is primarily located in Dare County. The official US Postal Service name for 27949 is KITTY HAWK, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27949 are contained within or border the city limits of Kitty Hawk, NC, Southern Shores, NC, and Kill Devil Hills, NC. The area code for zip code 27949 is 252. 27949 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27949 is 4.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.1% 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 27949 increased to 6947 from 6088 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27949 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27949 public schools is White. 22.5% of students in 27949 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 6732 95.94% 6618 +2%
 Black Or African American 3 0.04% 37 -92%
 Hispanic 115 1.64% 156 -26%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.38% 9 +200%
 Asian 33 0.47% 52 -37%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 72 1.52% 72 +49%

Zip Code 27949 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.2%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 4.4%
 Asian 1.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.2%

Zip Code 27949 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population69476088
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households2991
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$68424
Income Under $50K Per Year32.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year27.70%
27949 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 3Greg MurphyRepublican
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27949 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
6Robert HanigRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$543418
Average Real Estate Sale Price$483662
Current Unemployment Level 4.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63g - Carolinian Barrier Islands and Coastal Marshes
Average First Frost DatesNovember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 27949 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)36364250596872716757473954
Avg Max Temp (°F)52546068758387868172635670
Avg Precip (In.)4.653.334.553.174.154.555.225.674.944.063.493.651.39
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Kill Devil Hills, NC
CBSA Type27949
CBSA Population34007
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours