Hobgood, NC 27843 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27843: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Hobgood, NC 27843

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Halifax County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.984, Longitude -77.443
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 27843 has segments in 2 Counties (Edgecombe, Halifax).

  • Businesses Addresses: 23
  • PO Box Addresses: 108
  • Residential Addresses: 384
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 384

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

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Hobgood, NC 27843 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,003
Daytime Population: Workers 105
Daytime Population: Residents 640
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 745
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.74
Population in Households 1,003
Population in Familes 827
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 18
Diversity Index3 57


Median Household Income $30,698
Average Household Income $41,321
Per Capita Income $17,756


Total Housing Units 524 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 300 (57.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 131 (25.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 93 (17.7%)
Median Home Value $78,102
Average Home Value $105,250


Total Households 431
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 289
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 0.07% -0.34%
Households 0.19% -0.23%
Families 0.05% -0.35%
Median Household Income   0.15%
Per Capita Income   1.85%

Hobgood, NC 27843 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27843 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 # 687 12th
Population Density # 750 4th
Diversity Index # 238 69th
Median Household Income # 718 8th
Per Capita Income # 700 11th

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