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27878 Zip Code (Sharpsburg, NC) Detailed Profile




City: Sharpsburg, NC (50.79%)
Counties: Nash County, NC (71.25%), Edgecombe County, NC (16.38%), Wilson County, NC (12.37%)
Estimated zip code population in 2019: 2,067
Zip code population in 2010: 1,931
Zip code population in 2000: 1,648

Houses and condos: 1,062
Renter-occupied apartments: 467
% of renters here:

52%
State:

35%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 27878: 86.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 1.8 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 1,126 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 27878
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

1.3% ($1,255)
North Carolina:

0.8% ($1,493)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,419 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $933 (1.1%)

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Males: 999  (48.3%)
Females: 1,067  (51.7%)

For population 25 years and over in 27878:

  • High school or higher: 79.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 27878:

  • Never married: 36.7%
  • Now married: 36.5%
  • Separated: 5.3%
  • Widowed: 13.1%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

Zip code 27878 compared to state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 27878 (2019)
    • 1,07955.9%Black
    • 75639.2%White
    • 562.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 251.3%Two or more races
    • 90.5%Asian
    • 40.2%Some other race
    • 20.1%American Indian
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Urban population: 1,630
Rural population: 436

Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $93,214
27878:

$93,214
North Carolina:

$193,200



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in 27878 zip code as of July 03, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 27878 is 264 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

35.8 years
North Carolina median age:

39.1 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.3 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 27878, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $24,351 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$24,351
State:

$45,376

Salary/wage: $23,620 (reported on 90.8% of returns)
Here:

$23,620
State:

$39,442
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 133.6% for AGIs below $10k, 91.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 89.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 90.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 80.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 50.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,258 (reported on 15.8% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,258
North Carolina:

$1,515
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.9% for AGIs below $10k, 0.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $681 (reported on 5.5% of returns)
Here:

$681
State:

$4,016
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$524 (reported on 3.3% of returns)
Here:

+$524
State:

+$11,152

Profit/loss from business: +$4,365 (reported on 10.0% of returns)
Here:

+$4,365
State:

+$9,490
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 12.6% for AGIs below $10k, 2.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, -0.0% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Total itemized deductions: $14,457 (28% of AGI, reported on 15.0% of returns)
Here:

$14,457
State:

$19,464

Here:

27.7% of AGI
State:

22.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 8.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 11.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 15.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,926 (6% of AGI, reported on 13.0% of returns)
Here:

$2,926
State:

$4,035

Here:

5.5% of AGI
State:

4.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $2,849 (reported on 50.3% of returns)
27878:

$2,849
State:

$7,257
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.6% for AGIs below $10k, 2.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $2,144 (reported on 46.9% of returns)
Here:

$2,144
State:

$1,851

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 63.7%
Here:

64%
State:

62%
(% for various income ranges: 61.1% for AGIs below $10k, 69.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 60.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 49.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 60.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 81.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$25,874
North Carolina:

$57,341
Sharpsburg, NC (27878) map Nearest zip codes: 27803, 27822, 27801, 27804, 27896, 27809.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

48.0%
North Carolina:

46.8%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

3.9%
North Carolina:

47.6%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 259
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 625


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 60 (21 now married, 37 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 397 (59 now married, 341 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 27878 with a mortgage: 234 (8 second mortgage)
Houses without a mortgage: 200

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,157
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $435

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

30.9%
Whole state:

13.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

10.4%
Whole state:

7.5%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.3
State:

6.4
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.4
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Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 02014 or later
  • 162010 to 2013
  • 922000 to 2009
  • 2141990 to 1999
  • 1891980 to 1989
  • 3031970 to 1979
  • 1381960 to 1969
  • 481950 to 1959
  • 01940 to 1949
  • 451939 or earlier

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Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Sharpsburg, NC (27878)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Sharpsburg, NC (27878)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 512 bedrooms
  • 3483 bedrooms
  • 324 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sharpsburg, NC (27878)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sharpsburg, NC (27878)
  • 20no bedroom
  • 341 bedroom
  • 2322 bedrooms
  • 1423 bedrooms
  • 364 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Sharpsburg, NC (27878) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Sharpsburg, NC (27878) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 16no vehicle
  • 1341 vehicle
  • 1212 vehicles
  • 983 vehicles
  • 444 vehicles
  • 235+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Sharpsburg, NC (27878) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Sharpsburg, NC (27878) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 72no vehicle
  • 2301 vehicle
  • 1642 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 27878 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 27878 household income distribution in 2019
  • 136Less than $10,000
  • 158$10,000 to $14,999
  • 38$15,000 to $19,999
  • 96$20,000 to $24,999
  • 40$25,000 to $29,999
  • 63$30,000 to $34,999
  • 9$35,000 to $39,999
  • 27$40,000 to $44,999
  • 79$45,000 to $49,999
  • 76$50,000 to $59,999
  • 13$60,000 to $74,999
  • 29$75,000 to $99,999
  • 49$100,000 to $124,999
  • 10$125,000 to $149,999
  • 19$150,000 to $199,999
  • 21$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 27878

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 27878
  • 39Less than $10,000
  • 7$25,000 to $29,999
  • 15$35,000 to $39,999
  • 13$40,000 to $49,999
  • 45$60,000 to $69,999
  • 44$70,000 to $79,999
  • 56$80,000 to $89,999
  • 29$90,000 to $99,999
  • 49$100,000 to $124,999
  • 16$125,000 to $149,999
  • 12$150,000 to $174,999
  • 20$200,000 to $249,999
  • 18$250,000 to $299,999
  • 18$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 27878

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 27878
  • 45Less than $100
  • 6$200 to $249
  • 42$250 to $299
  • 22$300 to $349
  • 22$350 to $399
  • 57$400 to $449
  • 72$450 to $499
  • 55$500 to $549
  • 25$550 to $599
  • 18$650 to $699
  • 14$700 to $749
  • 6$1,500 to $1,999
  • 38No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $778.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2019 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $124,745
  • Black or African American householders: $130,102

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $93,214
27878:

$93,214
North Carolina:

$193,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $72,542 - $123,191

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $143,951
Here:

$143,951
State:

$265,100

Mobile homes: $47,334
Here:

$47,334
State:

$77,551
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 27878
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 555
  • Two: 54
  • 3 or 4: 203
  • 5 to 9: 26
  • Mobile homes: 212

Unemployment: 6.8%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 27878

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 27878
  • 77.7%658Drove a car alone
  • 11.2%95Carpooled
  • 5.7%48Railroad
  • 4.1%35Walked
  • 0.8%7Other means
  • 2.5%21Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 27878

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 27878
  • 17Less than 5 minutes
  • 775 to 9 minutes
  • 15610 to 14 minutes
  • 10815 to 19 minutes
  • 5820 to 24 minutes
  • 5725 to 29 minutes
  • 18230 to 34 minutes
  • 2035 to 39 minutes
  • 3945 to 59 minutes
  • 10460 to 89 minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 46.0%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,067
  • Male householders: 427 (130 living alone), Female householders: 475 (189 living alone)
  • 220 spouses (220 opposite-sex spouses), 33 unmarried partners, (33 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 604 children (538 natural, 0 adopted, 67 stepchildren), 115 grandchildren, 94 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 0 foster children, 105 other relatives, 0 non-relatives

Size of family households: 249 2-persons, 137 3-persons, 103 4-persons, 65 5-persons, 8 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 319 1-person, 17 2-persons

168 married couples with children.
288 single-parent households (67 men, 221 women).

99.5% of residents of 27878 zip code speak English at home.

Foreign born population: 0 (0.0%)
:

0.0%
Whole state:

8.4%
Most common first ancestries reported in 27878
  • 16%American
  • 4%English
  • 1%Irish
  • 0%European

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Zip code 27878 marital status for males
Zip code 27878 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.4%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 11.1%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 71.6%Electricity
  • 21.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.8%Utility gas

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1,849
  • Northeast: 44
  • South: 143
  • West: 23

55% of the 27878 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 56% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in North Carolina.

90% of the 27878 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 83% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 17% moved from different county within same state.

Year householders moved into unit in Sharpsburg, NC (27878)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school):
Here:

0.0%
North Carolina:

11.4%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school):
Here:

0.0%
North Carolina:

9.1%
Students in private undergraduate colleges:
Here:

0.0%
North Carolina:

19.1%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Class of Workers in 2019
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 40,847Transportation occupations
  • 31,952Healthcare support occupations
  • 25,936Office and administrative support occupations
  • 21,905Production occupations
  • 10,428Sales and related occupations
  • 2,500Management occupations

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (20-49 employees: 2 establishments, 1-4 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Construction: Electrical Contractors (20-49: 1, 1-4: 3)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (10-19: 2)
  • Construction: Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction (10-19: 1)
  • Wholesale Trade: Hardware Merchant Wholesalers (10-19: 1)
  • Construction: Finish Carpentry Contractors (10-19: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): General Automotive Repair (5-9: 1, 1-4: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 15. The highest number of fire incidents - 32 took place in 2009, and the least - 2 in 2006. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 27878 When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (69.8%), and Outside Fires (15.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 27878
    • 17669.8%Structure Fires
    • 3915.5%Outside Fires
    • 3212.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 52.0%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 27878, North Carolina

Most common first names in zip code 27878 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2465.4 years
James1762.9 years
Robert1165.5 years
Mary876.1 years
John772.1 years
Walter565.6 years
Charles558.4 years
George468.5 years
Charlie481.7 years
Lula477.5 years
Most common last names in zip code 27878 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis1471.7 years
Williams1363.0 years
Vick1263.6 years
Moore971.0 years
Joyner875.2 years
Taylor871.7 years
Parker865.3 years
Batchelor775.6 years
Lynch679.2 years
Smith673.1 years

Businesses in zip code 27878

  • Dunkin Donuts: 1

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