Roxobel, NC 27872 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27872: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Roxobel, NC 27872

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 13
  • Single Family Addresses: 13
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Bertie County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.201, Longitude -77.243
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Roxobel, NC 27872 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 530
Population in Households 528
Population in Familes 427
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 180
Diversity Index2 42


Total Households 235
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 150
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 289 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 169 (58.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 66 (22.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 54 (18.7%)
Median Home Value $68,651
Average Home Value $86,538


Median Household Income $26,412
Average Household Income $33,633
Per Capita Income $14,979
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.68% 0.08%
Households 0.49% 0.0%
Families 0.32% -0.13%
Median Household Income   -0.41%
Per Capita Income   0.63%
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.

Roxobel, NC 27872 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27872 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 # 725 7th
Population Density1 # 325 58th
Diversity Index2 # 440 43rd
Median Household Income # 747 4th
Per Capita Income # 735 5th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.