Como, NC 27818 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27818: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Como, NC 27818

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 13
  • Single Family Addresses: 533
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Hertford County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.506, Longitude -77.012
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Como, NC 27818 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,326
Population in Households 1,324
Population in Familes 1,067
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 21
Diversity Index2 55


Total Households 562
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 364
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 679 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 430 (63.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 132 (19.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 117 (17.2%)
Median Home Value $86,667
Average Home Value $106,163


Median Household Income $21,622
Average Household Income $36,898
Per Capita Income $15,664
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.22% -0.12%
Households -0.14% -0.11%
Families -0.3% -0.17%
Median Household Income   0.16%
Per Capita Income   1.38%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Como, NC 27818 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27818 to the other 775 ZIP Codes in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 669 14th
Population Density1 # 727 6th
Diversity Index2 # 268 66th
Median Household Income # 761 2nd
Per Capita Income # 725 7th

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