Haw River, NC 27258 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27258: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Haw River, NC 27258

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 164
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,433
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Alamance County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.062, Longitude -79.34
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Haw River, NC 27258 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,148
Daytime Population: Workers 2,995
Daytime Population: Residents 3,662
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,657
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 7,088
Population in Familes 5,911
Population in Group Qrtrs 60
Population Density2 449
Diversity Index3 64


Median Household Income $44,574
Average Household Income $59,314
Per Capita Income $22,960


Total Housing Units 3,034 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,016 (66.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 725 (23.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 293 ( 9.7%)
Median Home Value $152,703
Average Home Value $192,150


Total Households 2,741
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 1,928
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.65% 2.44%
Households 1.54% 2.29%
Families 1.42% 2.26%
Median Household Income   2.13%
Per Capita Income   3.13%

Haw River, NC 27258 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27258 to the other 782 ZIP Codes in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 380 52nd
Population Density # 192 76th
Diversity Index # 118 85th
Median Household Income # 354 55th
Per Capita Income # 401 49th

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