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27946 Zip Code (NC) Detailed Profile




Counties: Gates County, NC (87.50%), Chowan County, NC (12.50%)
Estimated zip code population in 2017: 1,103
Zip code population in 2010: 1,207
Zip code population in 2000: 1,256

Houses and condos: 589
Renter-occupied apartments: 27
% of renters here:

6%
State:

35%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 27946: 82.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 42.7 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 26 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

0.9% ($1,180)
North Carolina:

0.8% ($1,440)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,446 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $867 (1.1%)

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Males: 501  (45.4%)
Females: 602  (54.6%)

For population 25 years and over in 27946:

  • High school or higher: 92.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 27946:

  • Never married: 21.9%
  • Now married: 54.2%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 17.7%

Zip code 27946 compared to state average:

  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 27946 (2017)
    • 91372.7%White
    • 25220.1%Black
    • 262.1%Two or more races
    • 80.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 50.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
    • 30.2%American Indian
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $135,733
27946:

$135,733
North Carolina:

$171,200



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in 27946 zip code as of January 19, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 27946 is 531 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is near the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

47.4 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.5 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 27946, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $42,902 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$42,902
State:

$54,937

Salary/wage: $40,167 (reported on 81.1% of returns)
Here:

$40,167
State:

$46,336
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 80.7% for AGIs below $25k, 76.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 74.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 76.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 74.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,590 (reported on 37.7% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,590
North Carolina:

$1,298
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $1,157 (reported on 13.2% of returns)
Here:

$1,157
State:

$6,213

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$7,750 (reported on 7.5% of returns)
Here:

+$7,750
State:

+$12,740

Profit/loss from business: +$3,671 (reported on 13.2% of returns)
Here:

+$3,671
State:

+$10,311

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $8,480 (reported on 9.4% of returns)
27946:

$8,480
North Carolina:

$15,575

Total itemized deductions: $17,343 (23% of AGI, reported on 26.4% of returns)
Here:

$17,343
State:

$23,438

Here:

23.0% of AGI
State:

21.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $3,270 (reported on 18.9% of returns)
Here:

$3,270
State:

$4,687
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $5,593 (reported on 26.4% of returns)
27946:

$5,593
State:

$8,823
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.3% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,018 (reported on 20.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,018
State:

$2,376
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.1% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 67.9%
Here:

68%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 63.6% for AGIs below $25k, 61.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 85.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 66.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 80.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 27946, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $38,809 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$38,809
State:

$45,376

Salary/wage: $33,892 (reported on 82.1% of returns)
Here:

$33,892
State:

$39,442
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 97.2% for AGIs below $10k, 69.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 80.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 79.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 78.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 43.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,416 (reported on 49.3% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,416
North Carolina:

$1,515
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.3% for AGIs below $10k, 2.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $2,397 (reported on 15.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,397
State:

$4,016
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$6,219 (reported on 12.9% of returns)
Here:

+$6,219
State:

+$11,152
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$1,286 (reported on 12.7% of returns)
Here:

+$1,286
State:

+$9,490
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, -0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Profit/loss from farming: +$650 (reported on 4.0% of returns)
Here +$650
State -$3,231

Total itemized deductions: $14,282 (20% of AGI, reported on 26.4% of returns)
Here:

$14,282
State:

$19,464

Here:

20.2% of AGI
State:

22.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 12.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,368 (5% of AGI, reported on 23.5% of returns)
Here:

$3,368
State:

$4,035

Here:

4.6% of AGI
State:

4.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $5,126 (reported on 74.8% of returns)
27946:

$5,126
State:

$7,257
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.8% for AGIs below $10k, 4.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,915 (reported on 18.9% of returns)
Here:

$1,915
State:

$1,851

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 73.6%
Here:

74%
State:

62%
(% for various income ranges: 65.9% for AGIs below $10k, 72.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 71.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 74.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 92.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 85.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$55,361
North Carolina:

$52,752
27946 map Nearest zip codes: 27979, 27919, 27938, 27980, 27926, 27942.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

54.7%
North Carolina:

48.1%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

2.1%
North Carolina:

5.8%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 24
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 423


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 27 (27 now married, 0 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 199 (98 now married, 99 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 27946 with a mortgage: 221 (40 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 198

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,307
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $344

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

9.8%
Whole state:

14.7%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

0.7%
Whole state:

8.2%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.3
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    Churches in zip code 27946 include: Warwick Church (A), Walton Grove Church (B), Zion Church (C), Sandy Cross Baptist Church (D), Fletchers Chapel (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 02014 or later
  • 112010 to 2013
  • 1072000 to 2009
  • 471990 to 1999
  • 191980 to 1989
  • 711970 to 1979
  • 871960 to 1969
  • 671950 to 1959
  • 1251940 to 1949
  • 431939 or earlier

Zip code 27946 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in 27946
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in 27946
  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 882 bedrooms
  • 1913 bedrooms
  • 934 bedrooms
  • 85+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in 27946
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in 27946
  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 102 bedrooms
  • 333 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in 27946 in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in 27946 in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 12no vehicle
  • 201 vehicle
  • 932 vehicles
  • 1483 vehicles
  • 604 vehicles
  • 655+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in 27946 in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in 27946 in renter-occupied apartments
  • 16no vehicle
  • 101 vehicle
  • 172 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 27946 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 27946 household income distribution in 2017
  • 22Less than $10,000
  • 10$15,000 to $19,999
  • 8$20,000 to $24,999
  • 63$25,000 to $29,999
  • 11$30,000 to $34,999
  • 9$35,000 to $39,999
  • 12$40,000 to $44,999
  • 31$45,000 to $49,999
  • 84$50,000 to $59,999
  • 53$60,000 to $74,999
  • 55$75,000 to $99,999
  • 68$100,000 to $124,999
  • 7$150,000 to $199,999
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 27946

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 27946
  • 13Less than $10,000
  • 6$10,000 to $14,999
  • 8$20,000 to $24,999
  • 10$35,000 to $39,999
  • 39$40,000 to $49,999
  • 17$60,000 to $69,999
  • 22$70,000 to $79,999
  • 72$100,000 to $124,999
  • 9$125,000 to $149,999
  • 21$150,000 to $174,999
  • 32$175,000 to $199,999
  • 91$200,000 to $249,999
  • 36$250,000 to $299,999
  • 6$300,000 to $399,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 27946

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 27946
  • 11$450 to $499
  • 14$700 to $749

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,247.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2017 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $150,327
  • Black or African American householders: $45,061

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $135,733
27946:

$135,733
North Carolina:

$171,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $72,825 - $234,446

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $141,821
Here:

$141,821
State:

$248,152

Mobile homes: $93,699
Here:

$93,699
State:

$69,094
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 27946

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 568
  • Mobile homes: 19

Unemployment: 6.4%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 27946

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 27946
  • 83.8%466Drove a car alone
  • 12.8%71Carpooled
  • 3.2%18Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 27946

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 27946
  • 14Less than 5 minutes
  • 375 to 9 minutes
  • 2510 to 14 minutes
  • 3615 to 19 minutes
  • 5820 to 24 minutes
  • 1425 to 29 minutes
  • 12130 to 34 minutes
  • 2435 to 39 minutes
  • 1240 to 44 minutes
  • 11745 to 59 minutes
  • 6160 to 89 minutes
  • 1190 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 27.2%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,104
  • In family households: 965 (73 male householders, 242 female householders)
    244 spouses, 315 children (313 natural, 1 adopted, 3 stepchildren), 57 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 12 parents, 0 other relatives, 18 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 138 (63 male householders (54 living alone)), 66 female householders (65 living alone)), 8 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 212 2-persons, 45 3-persons, 19 4-persons, 11 5-persons, 12 6-persons, 15 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 120 1-person, 9 2-persons

123 married couples with children.
48 single-parent households (48 women).

99.3% of residents of 27946 zip code speak English at home.

Foreign born population: 0 (0.0%)
:

0.0%
Whole state:

8.1%
Most common first ancestries reported in 27946
  • 43%American
  • 6%English
  • 4%Irish
  • 2%Italian
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 7Before 1990

Zip code 27946 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • C A PERRY AND SON INCORPORATED (4033 VIRGINIA ROAD in HOBBSVILLE, NC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (North Carolina facility info) - AIR PROGRAM
    Business SIC classification: GRAIN AND FIELD BEANS
    Alternative names: C A PERRY AND SON INCORPORATED - HOBBSVILLE

Zip code 27946 marital status for males
Zip code 27946 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 4.4%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 49.2%Electricity
  • 41.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.7%Wood

Population in 1990: 722. Population change in the 1990s: +534 (+74.0%).

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

  • This state: 672
  • Northeast: 25
  • Midwest: 14
  • South: 269
  • West: 111

72% of the 27946 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in North Carolina.

97% of the 27946 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 100% moved from this county.

Year householders moved into unit in 27946

Private vs. public school enrollment:

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

0.0%
North Carolina:

10.1%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 12
Here:

20.7%
North Carolina:

10.3%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 11
Here:

18.1%
North Carolina:

17.9%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Class of Workers in 2017
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 72,751Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations
  • 64,526Management occupations
  • 57,365Production occupations
  • 51,947Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 34,828Education, training, and library occupations
  • 28,332Sales and related occupations

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Ambulance Services (5-9 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Wholesale Trade: Motor Vehicle Supplies and New Parts Merchant Wholesalers (5-9: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (1-4: 2)
  • Finance and Insurance: Commercial Banking (1-4: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Automotive Body, Paint, and Interior Repair and Maintenance (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 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 27946 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1768.7 years
James1671.4 years
Mary1078.6 years
John1079.8 years
Walter975.9 years
Willie880.0 years
Sarah780.4 years
George767.1 years
Rosa684.3 years
Annie583.8 years
Most common last names in zip code 27946 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Riddick3373.6 years
Hobbs2980.8 years
Stallings2775.5 years
White2776.1 years
Hollowell2177.5 years
Spivey1972.8 years
Bunch1477.6 years
Winslow1281.5 years
Jordan1260.6 years
Rountree1174.5 years
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