27981

  1. Legal Resources for the 27981 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 27981 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 27981 Zip Code
  4. Family Information for the 27981 Zip Code
  5. Education Information for the 27981 Zip Code
  6. Public Benefits Information for the 27981 Zip Code
  7. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 27981 Zip Code
  8. Cities for the 27981 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 27981 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 27981 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 1,556
  • Land Area (2000): 23.395 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.230 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 702


Employment Information for the 27981 Zip Code

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Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 27981 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 750 61.68%
15-35 hours 157 12.91%
1-14 hours 47 3.87%
No regular hours 262 21.55%

Time Left For Work for the 27981 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 17 2.33%
5 AM-5:29 AM 25 3.42%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 30 4.10%
6 AM-6:29 AM 60 8.21%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 85 11.63%
7 AM-7:29 AM 71 9.71%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 177 24.21%
8 AM-8:29 AM 91 12.45%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 89 12.18%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 36 4.92%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 8 1.09%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 7 0.96%
Noon-3:59 PM 13 1.78%
4 PM-11:59 PM 22 3.01%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 27981 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 87 11.90%
5-9 124 16.96%
10-14 157 21.48%
15-19 173 23.67%
20-24 65 8.89%
25-29 24 3.28%
30-34 38 5.20%
35-39 26 3.56%
40-44 24 3.28%
45-59 0 0.00%
60-89 13 1.78%
At least 90 0 0.00%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 27981 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 0 0.00% 630 86.18%
30-44 0 0.00% 88 12.04%
45-59 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
At least 60 0 0.00% 13 1.78%

Type Of Commute for the 27981 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 96 12.39%
 Car / truck / van, solo 591 76.26%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 37 4.77%
 Public transportation 0 0.00%
 Walked 7 0.90%
 Worked at home 44 5.68%



Family Information for the 27981 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 214
People at same address in 1995: 1,106

Household Income in 1999 for the 27981 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 38 6.25%
$10,000-$14,999 35 5.76%
$15,000-$19,999 14 2.30%
$20,000-$24,999 87 14.31%
$25,000-$29,999 51 8.39%
$30,000-$34,999 55 9.05%
$35,000-$39,999 27 4.44%
$40,000-$44,999 27 4.44%
$45,000-$49,999 77 12.66%
$50,000-$59,999 59 9.70%
$60,000-$74,999 53 8.72%
$75,000-$99,999 42 6.91%
$100,000-$124,999 35 5.76%
$125,000-$149,999 0 0.00%
$150,000-$199,999 0 0.00%
$200,000 or more 8 1.32%

Household Type for the 27981 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 143 22.84%
 Family, 2 people 187 29.87%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 38 6.07%
 Family, 3 people 116 18.53%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 7 1.12%
 Family, 4 people 99 15.81%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 1 0.16%
 Family, 5 people 25 3.99%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 6 people 7 1.12%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 7 or more people 3 0.48%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Household Income Type for the 27981 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 533 30.69%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 193 11.11%
Public Assistance 0 0.00%
Retirement 75 4.32%
Self Employment 154 8.87%
Social Security 124 7.14%
Supplemental Security 38 2.19%
Wage / Salary 477 27.46%
Other 143 8.23%

Family Type for the 27981 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 202 51.27%
 With children under 18 192 48.73%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 27981 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 48 7.70%
 Married 410 65.81%
 Never Married 147 23.60%
 Widowed 18 2.89%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 27981 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 63 9.91%
 Married 421 66.19%
 Never Married 89 13.99%
 Widowed 63 9.91%



Education Information for the 27981 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 27981 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 48 4.09%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 216 18.41%
 High school diploma or equivalent 429 36.57%
 Some college, no degree 257 21.91%
 Associate degree 49 4.18%
 Bachelors degree 125 10.66%
 Graduate or professional degree 49 4.18%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 27981 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 0 0.00% 22 1.41% 22 1.41%
Kindergarten 11 0.71% 0 0.00% 11 0.71%
Grades 1-4 85 5.46% 16 1.03% 101 6.49%
Grades 5-8 59 3.79% 25 1.61% 84 5.40%
Grades 9-12 122 7.84% 13 0.84% 135 8.68%
Undergrad college 12 0.77% 20 1.29% 32 2.06%
Graduate or professional school 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Total 289 18.57% 96 6.17% 385 24.74%



Public Benefits Information for the 27981 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 27981 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 1,435 91.99%
 Below Poverty Level 125 8.01%



Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 27981 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 27981 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 167 10.73%
10-19 Years 235 15.10%
20-29 Years 188 12.08%
30-39 Years 270 17.35%
40-49 Years 277 17.80%
50-59 Years 170 10.93%
60-69 Years 121 7.78%
70-79 Years 87 5.59%
80-89 Years 36 2.31%
90+ Years 5 0.32%

Population - Male/Female for the 27981 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 790 50.77%
 Female 766 49.23%

Population By Ethnicity for the 27981 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 1,506 96.79%
 Hispanic/Latino 28 1.80%
 Amerindian 9 0.58%
 Multiracial 5 0.32%
 African-American 5 0.32%
 Asian 2 0.13%
 Other Race 1 0.06%
 Pacific Islander 0 0.00%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 27981 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. English 365 26.43%
2. United States Or American 341 24.69%
3. Irish 234 16.94%
4. German 182 13.18%
5. Italian 67 4.85%
6. Polish 59 4.27%
7. French Non-Basque 41 2.97%
8. Scotch Irish 29 2.10%
9. European 21 1.52%
10. Scottish 15 1.09%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 27981 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 1,466 98.85%
2. French 9 0.61%
3. German 8 0.54%

Citizen Type for the 27981 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 1,542 98.85%
 Naturalized immigrant 0 0.00%
 Not a citizen 18 1.15%



Cities for the 27981 Zip Code

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