A
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    C+
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    A-
  5. Good for Families
    A-
  6. Diversity
    A+
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    B+

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$127,900
National
$178,600
Median Rent
$999
National
$928
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    38%
  • Own
    62%

Zebulon Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    414
    273
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    0
    41
  • Robbery
    207
    133
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    829
    525
  • Theft
    5,365
    2,081
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    124
    263

Residents

Diversity
A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$51,717
National
$53,889
Children
27%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    10%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    33%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    16%
    13%
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I love living in Zebulon, NC. It’s a fun and friendly environment with good people. Down home cooking to refuel at fast food and great schools all around. It’s a small community which makes it feel like home.
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Current residents, great place to raise a family if you want both country and city living. In th middle of everything
Zebulon is a kinda small town and is growing faster and faster throughout the years. Its a calm and mostly quiet town, the people are very friendly.