Raleigh, NC 27612 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27612: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Raleigh, NC 27612

Not Acceptable, USPS
Crabtree Valley, NC 27612
Duraleigh, NC 27612

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Wake County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.857, Longitude -78.69
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,348
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 19,024
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 7,876
    • Single Family Addresses: 11,148

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

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Raleigh, NC 27612 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 39,235
Population in Households 38,957
Population in Familes 26,280
Population in Group Qrtrs 278
Population Density2 2,565
Diversity Index3 52


Median Household Income $71,525
Average Household Income $103,639
Per Capita Income $50,409


Total Housing Units 20,425 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,052 (44.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,965 (48.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,408 ( 6.9%)
Median Home Value $312,540
Average Home Value $373,351


Total Households 19,017
Average Household Size 2.05
Family Households 9,255
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.6% 1.73%
Households 1.65% 1.73%
Families 1.24% 1.47%
Median Household Income   1.89%
Per Capita Income   2.03%

Raleigh, NC 27612 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27612 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 # 72 91st
Population Density # 33 96th
Diversity Index # 328 58th
Median Household Income # 56 93rd
Per Capita Income # 23 97th

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