Louisburg, NC 27549 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27549: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Louisburg, NC 27549

Acceptable Alternative
Centerville, NC 27549

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Franklin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.09, Longitude -78.3
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 651
  • PO Box Addresses: 418
  • Residential Addresses: 9,367
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,514
    • Single Family Addresses: 7,853

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

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  1. 27549 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 27549 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Louisburg, NC 27549 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 24,894
Population in Households 23,679
Population in Familes 19,523
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,215
Population Density2 105
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $46,128
Average Household Income $60,980
Per Capita Income $24,419


Total Housing Units 11,891 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,305 (53.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,157 (26.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,429 (20.4%)
Median Home Value $136,257
Average Home Value $182,819


Total Households 9,462
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 6,414
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.94% 0.85%
Households 0.89% 0.83%
Families 0.74% 0.73%
Median Household Income   2.86%
Per Capita Income   2.71%

Louisburg, NC 27549 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27549 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 # 157 80th
Population Density # 443 43rd
Diversity Index # 191 75th
Median Household Income # 377 51st
Per Capita Income # 369 53rd

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