Louisburg, NC 27549 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27549: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Louisburg, NC 27549

Acceptable Alternative
Centerville, NC 27549

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 658
  • Single Family Addresses: 7,720
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,422
  • County: Franklin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.09, Longitude -78.3
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Louisburg, NC 27549 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 24,503
Daytime Population: Workers 6,527
Daytime Population: Residents 14,672
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 21,199
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.87
Population in Households 23,278
Population in Familes 19,115
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,225
Population Density2 103
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $42,357
Average Household Income $58,092
Per Capita Income $23,268


Total Housing Units 11,501 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,238 (54.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,040 (26.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,223 (19.3%)
Median Home Value $129,073
Average Home Value $174,828


Total Households 9,278
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 6,296
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 0.68% 0.45%
Households 0.6% 0.4%
Families 0.43% 0.27%
Median Household Income   2.09%
Per Capita Income   2.69%

Louisburg, NC 27549 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27549 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 # 158 80th
Population Density # 447 43rd
Diversity Index # 193 75th
Median Household Income # 410 48th
Per Capita Income # 387 51st

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