Coats, NC 27521 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27521: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Coats, NC 27521

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Harnett County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.41, Longitude -78.673
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 108
  • PO Box Addresses: 514
  • Residential Addresses: 2,156
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 35
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,121

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Coats, NC 27521 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 7,350
Population in Households 7,303
Population in Familes 6,060
Population in Group Qrtrs 47
Population Density1 275
Diversity Index2 62


Median Household Income $44,597
Average Household Income $61,999
Per Capita Income $23,522


Total Housing Units 3,115 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,694 (54.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,085 (34.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 336 (10.8%)
Median Home Value $139,954
Average Home Value $168,890


Total Households 2,779
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 1,921
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.9% 1.74%
Households 1.96% 1.77%
Families 1.79% 1.66%
Median Household Income   2.05%
Per Capita Income   2.1%

Coats, NC 27521 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27521 to the other 775 ZIP Codes in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 373 52nd
Population Density # 262 66th
Diversity Index # 165 78th
Median Household Income # 407 48th
Per Capita Income # 424 45th

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