Barco, NC 27917 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27917: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Barco, NC 27917

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 47
  • Single Family Addresses: 223
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Currituck County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.359, Longitude -75.99
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Barco, NC 27917 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,345
Population in Households 1,159
Population in Familes 951
Population in Group Qrtrs 186
Population Density1 63
Diversity Index2 43


Total Households 406
Average Household Size 2.85
Family Households 283
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 521 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 259 (49.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 147 (28.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 115 (22.1%)
Median Home Value $272,685
Average Home Value $333,784


Median Household Income $42,612
Average Household Income $56,621
Per Capita Income $20,601
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 3.12% 1.44%
Households 1.24% 1.53%
Families 1.0% 1.38%
Median Household Income   -0.51%
Per Capita Income   0.99%
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.

Barco, NC 27917 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27917 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 # 666 14th
Population Density1 # 563 27th
Diversity Index2 # 434 44th
Median Household Income # 366 53rd
Per Capita Income # 503 35th

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