Enfield, NC 27823 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27823: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Enfield, NC 27823

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Halifax County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.176, Longitude -77.667
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 168
  • PO Box Addresses: 340
  • Residential Addresses: 2,669
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 25
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,644

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

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Enfield, NC 27823 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,651
Daytime Population: Workers 1,344
Daytime Population: Residents 4,973
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,317
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.83
Population in Households 7,603
Population in Familes 6,401
Population in Group Qrtrs 48
Population Density2 42
Diversity Index3 35


Median Household Income $32,913
Average Household Income $44,138
Per Capita Income $17,170


Total Housing Units 3,606 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,792 (49.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,159 (32.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 655 (18.2%)
Median Home Value $73,695
Average Home Value $97,489


Total Households 2,951
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 2,027
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 -0.57% -0.8%
Households -0.34% -0.65%
Families -0.49% -0.75%
Median Household Income   0.6%
Per Capita Income   2.27%

Enfield, NC 27823 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27823 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 # 361 54th
Population Density # 646 18th
Diversity Index # 515 34th
Median Household Income # 686 12th
Per Capita Income # 715 9th

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