Conway, NC 27820 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27820: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Conway, NC 27820

Acceptable Alternative
Milwaukee, NC 27820

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Northampton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.441, Longitude -77.257
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 51
  • PO Box Addresses: 272
  • Residential Addresses: 908
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 908

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

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Conway, NC 27820 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,062
Daytime Population: Workers 607
Daytime Population: Residents 1,728
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,335
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.76
Population in Households 3,058
Population in Familes 2,504
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density2 48
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $39,542
Average Household Income $53,296
Per Capita Income $22,985


Total Housing Units 1,614 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 929 (57.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 390 (24.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 295 (18.3%)
Median Home Value $90,212
Average Home Value $114,962


Total Households 1,319
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 865
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 -1.15% -1.3%
Households -1.11% -1.24%
Families -1.27% -1.35%
Median Household Income   2.24%
Per Capita Income   3.58%

Conway, NC 27820 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27820 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 # 522 33rd
Population Density # 618 21st
Diversity Index # 265 66th
Median Household Income # 503 36th
Per Capita Income # 397 49th

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