ZIP Code 27978 - Stumpy Point Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameStumpy Point
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dare
Area Code252
Current Population:225
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:4.4%
Median Household Income$39842
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time31.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 0 ft.
Area147 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.72851100, -75.81115000

Map of ZIP Code 27978 Border

Zip Code 27978 Description

Zip Code 27978 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Norfolk - Newport News - Virginia Beach metro area. Zip code 27978 is primarily located in Dare County. The official US Postal Service name for 27978 is STUMPY POINT, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27978 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 27978 is 252. 27978 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27978 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%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 27978 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27978 public schools is . % of students in 27978 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 243 100% 222 +9%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 0 0% 0 +0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0% 3 -100%

Zip Code 27978 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 27978 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2250
Male Population47.10%
Female Population52.90%
Total Households88
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$39842
Income Under $50K Per Year67.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.30%
27978 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 3Greg MurphyRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$371167
Average Real Estate Sale Price$125000
Current Unemployment Level 4.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.6%
27824 - Engelhard
27953 - Manns Harbor
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63c - Swamps and Peatlands
Average First Frost DatesNovember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 27978 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)35364250586771706655463853
Avg Max Temp (°F)53546169768387868273645670
Avg Precip (In.)4.653.314.473.224.134.535.325.845.044.063.463.5651.6
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Kill Devil Hills, NC
CBSA Type27978
CBSA Population34007
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours