1. Legal Resources for the 27948 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 27948 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 27948 Zip Code
  4. Family Information for the 27948 Zip Code
  5. Education Information for the 27948 Zip Code
  6. Public Benefits Information for the 27948 Zip Code
  7. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 27948 Zip Code
  8. Cities for the 27948 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 27948 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 27948 Zip Code

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Houses (2000): 7,068

Population - Urban/Rural for the 27948 Zip Code

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 8,975 97.50%
 Rural, Farm 0 0.00%
 Rural, Non-farm 230 2.50%



Employment Information for the 27948 Zip Code

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Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 27948 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 4,729 64.16%
15-35 hours 863 11.71%
1-14 hours 219 2.97%
No regular hours 1,560 21.16%

Time Left For Work for the 27948 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 110 2.27%
5 AM-5:29 AM 111 2.29%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 67 1.38%
6 AM-6:29 AM 319 6.59%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 411 8.49%
7 AM-7:29 AM 730 15.08%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 734 15.16%
8 AM-8:29 AM 682 14.09%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 362 7.48%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 446 9.21%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 170 3.51%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 90 1.86%
Noon-3:59 PM 360 7.44%
4 PM-11:59 PM 249 5.14%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 27948 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 248 5.12%
5-9 739 15.27%
10-14 1,075 22.21%
15-19 865 17.87%
20-24 574 11.86%
25-29 237 4.90%
30-34 387 7.99%
35-39 69 1.43%
40-44 110 2.27%
45-59 245 5.06%
60-89 152 3.14%
At least 90 140 2.89%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 27948 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 0 0.00% 3,738 77.22%
30-44 0 0.00% 566 11.69%
45-59 0 0.00% 245 5.06%
At least 60 0 0.00% 292 6.03%

Type Of Commute for the 27948 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 30 0.59%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 762 15.05%
 Car / truck / van, solo 3,902 77.08%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 66 1.30%
 Public transportation 0 0.00%
 Walked 81 1.60%
 Worked at home 221 4.37%



Family Information for the 27948 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 1,104
People at same address in 1995: 3,730

Household Income in 1999 for the 27948 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 241 6.11%
$10,000-$14,999 145 3.67%
$15,000-$19,999 266 6.74%
$20,000-$24,999 253 6.41%
$25,000-$29,999 337 8.54%
$30,000-$34,999 367 9.30%
$35,000-$39,999 289 7.32%
$40,000-$44,999 292 7.40%
$45,000-$49,999 210 5.32%
$50,000-$59,999 446 11.30%
$60,000-$74,999 411 10.41%
$75,000-$99,999 417 10.56%
$100,000-$124,999 84 2.13%
$125,000-$149,999 66 1.67%
$150,000-$199,999 77 1.95%
$200,000 or more 46 1.17%

Household Type for the 27948 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 1,043 26.37%
 Family, 2 people 1,201 30.36%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 393 9.93%
 Family, 3 people 574 14.51%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 75 1.90%
 Family, 4 people 414 10.47%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 15 0.38%
 Family, 5 people 178 4.50%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 4 0.10%
 Family, 6 people 40 1.01%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 3 0.08%
 Family, 7 or more people 15 0.38%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 1 0.03%

Household Income Type for the 27948 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 3,373 29.67%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 1,474 12.97%
Public Assistance 53 0.47%
Retirement 806 7.09%
Self Employment 1,023 9.00%
Social Security 853 7.50%
Supplemental Security 104 0.91%
Wage / Salary 3,090 27.18%
Other 593 5.22%

Family Type for the 27948 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 1,182 60.18%
 With children under 18 782 39.82%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 27948 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 444 11.56%
 Married 2,207 57.46%
 Never Married 1,094 28.48%
 Widowed 96 2.50%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 27948 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 587 16.16%
 Married 2,162 59.53%
 Never Married 624 17.18%
 Widowed 259 7.13%



Education Information for the 27948 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 27948 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 118 1.65%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 678 9.46%
 High school diploma or equivalent 1,911 26.66%
 Some college, no degree 2,133 29.76%
 Associate degree 558 7.78%
 Bachelors degree 1,277 17.82%
 Graduate or professional degree 493 6.88%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 27948 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 20 0.22% 91 0.99% 111 1.21%
Kindergarten 94 1.02% 6 0.07% 100 1.09%
Grades 1-4 470 5.11% 20 0.22% 490 5.33%
Grades 5-8 495 5.38% 25 0.27% 520 5.65%
Grades 9-12 386 4.20% 24 0.26% 410 4.46%
Undergrad college 186 2.02% 3 0.03% 189 2.05%
Graduate or professional school 35 0.38% 18 0.20% 53 0.58%
Total 1,686 18.32% 187 2.03% 1,873 20.36%



Public Benefits Information for the 27948 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 27948 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 8,376 91.61%
 Below Poverty Level 767 8.39%



Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 27948 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 27948 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 1,101 11.97%
10-19 Years 1,086 11.80%
20-29 Years 1,147 12.47%
30-39 Years 1,754 19.06%
40-49 Years 1,683 18.29%
50-59 Years 1,053 11.44%
60-69 Years 763 8.29%
70-79 Years 484 5.26%
80-89 Years 119 1.29%
90+ Years 11 0.12%

Population - Male/Female for the 27948 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 4,693 51.01%
 Female 4,508 48.99%

Population By Ethnicity for the 27948 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 8,725 94.83%
 Hispanic/Latino 245 2.66%
 Multiracial 100 1.09%
 African-American 53 0.58%
 Asian 49 0.53%
 Amerindian 18 0.20%
 Pacific Islander 6 0.07%
 Other Race 5 0.05%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 27948 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. English 1,819 22.18%
2. German 1,422 17.34%
3. Irish 1,070 13.05%
4. United States Or American 989 12.06%
5. Italian 539 6.57%
6. Scottish 356 4.34%
7. French Non-Basque 347 4.23%
8. Polish 292 3.56%
9. Scotch Irish 264 3.22%
10. Dutch 157 1.91%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 27948 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 8,289 95.39%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 247 2.84%
3. French 51 0.59%
4. Vietnamese 24 0.28%
5. German 23 0.26%
6. Italian 14 0.16%
7. Other Slavic 12 0.14%
8. Polish 9 0.10%
9. Chinese 9 0.10%
10. Korean 7 0.08%

Citizen Type for the 27948 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 8,950 97.23%
 Naturalized immigrant 111 1.21%
 Not a citizen 144 1.56%



Cities for the 27948 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Kill Devil Hills