Four Oaks, NC 27524 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27524: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Four Oaks, NC 27524

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 191
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,506
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 34
  • County: Johnston County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.448, Longitude -78.426
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 27524 has segments in 2 Counties (Johnston, Wayne).

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Four Oaks, NC 27524 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 12,523
Daytime Population: Workers 2,076
Daytime Population: Residents 7,059
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,135
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.73
Population in Households 12,474
Population in Familes 10,358
Population in Group Qrtrs 49
Population Density2 88
Diversity Index3 61


Median Household Income $40,150
Average Household Income $57,967
Per Capita Income $22,201


Total Housing Units 5,391 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,976 (55.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,799 (33.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 616 (11.4%)
Median Home Value $123,585
Average Home Value $157,712


Total Households 4,775
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 3,322
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 0.85% 0.99%
Households 0.78% 0.93%
Families 0.56% 0.78%
Median Household Income   2.02%
Per Capita Income   3.08%

Four Oaks, NC 27524 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27524 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 # 271 65th
Population Density # 497 37th
Diversity Index # 167 79th
Median Household Income # 490 37th
Per Capita Income # 450 43rd

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