Grimesland, NC 27837 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27837: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Grimesland, NC 27837

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 54
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,126
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Pitt County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.577, Longitude -77.235
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 27837 has segments in 2 Counties (Beaufort, Pitt).

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Grimesland, NC 27837 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,094
Population in Households 6,093
Population in Familes 5,172
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 96
Diversity Index2 56


Total Households 2,270
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 1,674
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,484 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,711 (68.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 559 (22.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 214 ( 8.6%)
Median Home Value $161,680
Average Home Value $197,238


Median Household Income $56,194
Average Household Income $70,061
Per Capita Income $26,101
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.33% 0.45%
Households 0.31% 0.43%
Families 0.23% 0.38%
Median Household Income   3.86%
Per Capita Income   2.87%
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.

Grimesland, NC 27837 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27837 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 # 410 48th
Population Density1 # 468 40th
Diversity Index2 # 259 67th
Median Household Income # 116 85th
Per Capita Income # 253 68th

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