Jackson, NC 27845 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27845: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Jackson, NC 27845

Acceptable Alternative
Lasker, NC 27845

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Northampton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.393, Longitude -77.42
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 112
  • PO Box Addresses: 267
  • Residential Addresses: 512
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 512

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

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Jackson, NC 27845 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,654
Daytime Population: Workers 1,822
Daytime Population: Residents 1,319
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,141
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.18
Population in Households 2,129
Population in Familes 1,687
Population in Group Qrtrs 525
Population Density2 25
Diversity Index3 49


Median Household Income $37,860
Average Household Income $50,900
Per Capita Income $22,219


Total Housing Units 1,171 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 652 (55.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 265 (22.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 254 (21.7%)
Median Home Value $88,676
Average Home Value $120,322


Total Households 917
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 555
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 -0.48% -0.73%
Households -0.56% -0.91%
Families -0.72% -1.03%
Median Household Income   1.36%
Per Capita Income   2.33%

Jackson, NC 27845 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27845 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 # 560 29th
Population Density # 721 8th
Diversity Index # 364 54th
Median Household Income # 563 28th
Per Capita Income # 448 43rd

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