Raleigh, NC 27615 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27615: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Raleigh, NC 27615

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Wake County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.889, Longitude -78.638
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,739
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 19,127
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 4,484
    • Single Family Addresses: 14,643

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

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Raleigh, NC 27615 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 45,966
Daytime Population: Workers 28,037
Daytime Population: Residents 21,378
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 49,415
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.08
Population in Households 45,531
Population in Familes 36,179
Population in Group Qrtrs 435
Population Density2 2,500
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $81,614
Average Household Income $113,821
Per Capita Income $48,356


Total Housing Units 20,486 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,503 (61.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,928 (33.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,055 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $301,010
Average Home Value $353,087


Total Households 19,431
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 12,238
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 1.32% 1.62%
Households 1.34% 1.63%
Families 0.99% 1.4%
Median Household Income   1.45%
Per Capita Income   1.66%

Raleigh, NC 27615 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27615 to the other 782 ZIP Codes in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 43 95th
Population Density # 36 96th
Diversity Index # 382 51st
Median Household Income # 28 97th
Per Capita Income # 21 97th

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