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Micro is a town in Johnston County, in the Raleigh-Cary metro area.
The community name derives from Greek for "small"
The latitude of Micro is 35.563N. The longitude is -78.204W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 187 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 482.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Micro demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Johnston County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Raleigh-Durham area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 27555 ZIP code.
2% of Micro residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Micro ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Micro was $15,629, compared with $21,587 nationally.
10% of Micro residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Micro, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $322. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $779.
Johnston County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Micro political report.
The average commute time for Micro workers is 27 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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