Zip Code 27976 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSouth Mills
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Camden
Area Code252
Current Population:3449
Racial Majority:White 79.78%
Unemployment Rate:4.4%
Median Household Income$46693
Average Adjusted Gross Income$64610
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time36.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range10 - 23 ft.
Area115 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.48235900, -76.34321000

Zip Code 27976 Description

Zip Code 27976 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Norfolk - Newport News - Virginia Beach metro area. Zip code 27976 is primarily located in Camden County. The official US Postal Service name for 27976 is SOUTH MILLS, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27976 are contained within or border the city limits of Chesapeake, VA, Suffolk, VA, . The area code for zip code 27976 is 252. 27976 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27976 is 4.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% 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 27976 increased to 3449 from 2251 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27976 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27976 public schools is . % of students in 27976 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2711 79.78% 2709 +0%
 Black Or African American 426 12.54% 534 -20%
 Hispanic 97 2.85% 87 +11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 44 1.29% 17 +159%
 Asian 31 0.91% 34 -9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 0 1.53% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 66 1.09% 66 -44%

Zip Code 27976 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 27976 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population34492251
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households1232
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$46693
Income Under $50K Per Year53.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.90%
27976 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 3Greg MurphyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$269650
Average Real Estate Sale Price$319657
Current Unemployment Level 4.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 27976 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)31334047566570686351423550
Avg Max Temp (°F)51546170778588878272635570
Avg Precip (In.)4.553.674.443.364.23.935.415.244.653.733.113.3849.68
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Elizabeth City, NC
CBSA Type27976
CBSA Population65889
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours