Engelhard, NC 27824 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27824: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Engelhard, NC 27824

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Hyde County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.533, Longitude -76.038
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 50
  • PO Box Addresses: 163
  • Residential Addresses: 416
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 14
    • Single Family Addresses: 402

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

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  1. 27824 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 27824 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Engelhard, NC 27824 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,562
Population in Households 1,548
Population in Familes 1,239
Population in Group Qrtrs 14
Population Density2 8
Diversity Index3 59


Median Household Income $36,495
Average Household Income $52,843
Per Capita Income $22,072


Total Housing Units 906 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 416 (45.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 232 (25.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 258 (28.5%)
Median Home Value $105,882
Average Home Value $108,774


Total Households 648
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 406
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.08% -0.27%
Households 0.11% -0.25%
Families -0.09% -0.35%
Median Household Income   2.21%
Per Capita Income   3.05%

Engelhard, NC 27824 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27824 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 # 653 16th
Population Density # 761 2nd
Diversity Index # 218 72nd
Median Household Income # 630 19th
Per Capita Income # 514 34th

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