Macclesfield, NC 27852 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27852: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Macclesfield, NC 27852

Not Acceptable, USPS
Old Sparta, NC 27852

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 43
  • Single Family Addresses: 908
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Edgecombe County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.778, Longitude -77.588
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 27852 has segments in 3 Counties (Edgecombe, Pitt, Wilson).

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Macclesfield, NC 27852 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,141
Population in Households 3,141
Population in Familes 2,617
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 68
Diversity Index2 49


Total Households 1,267
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 875
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,401 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 886 (63.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 381 (27.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 134 ( 9.6%)
Median Home Value $88,644
Average Home Value $124,633


Median Household Income $39,196
Average Household Income $55,400
Per Capita Income $22,347
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.69% -0.12%
Households 0.63% -0.14%
Families 0.43% -0.28%
Median Household Income   2.11%
Per Capita Income   3.24%
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.

Macclesfield, NC 27852 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27852 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 # 516 34th
Population Density1 # 552 30th
Diversity Index2 # 369 53rd
Median Household Income # 515 34th
Per Capita Income # 437 44th

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