Battleboro, NC 27809 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27809: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Battleboro, NC 27809

Not Acceptable, USPS
Drake, NC 27809

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Edgecombe County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.049, Longitude -77.749
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 27809 has segments in 2 Counties (Edgecombe, Nash).

  • Businesses Addresses: 109
  • PO Box Addresses: 408
  • Residential Addresses: 1,489
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,489

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

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Battleboro, NC 27809 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,540
Daytime Population: Workers 1,884
Daytime Population: Residents 2,595
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,479
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 4,265
Population in Familes 3,681
Population in Group Qrtrs 275
Population Density2 70
Diversity Index3 59


Median Household Income $51,861
Average Household Income $70,598
Per Capita Income $27,582


Total Housing Units 1,857 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,307 (70.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 394 (21.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 156 ( 8.4%)
Median Home Value $120,954
Average Home Value $202,219


Total Households 1,701
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 1,245
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 -0.06% -0.35%
Households -0.09% -0.4%
Families -0.26% -0.47%
Median Household Income   1.54%
Per Capita Income   2.48%

Battleboro, NC 27809 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27809 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 # 461 41st
Population Density # 549 30th
Diversity Index # 209 73rd
Median Household Income # 184 77th
Per Capita Income # 204 74th

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