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ZIP Code 27030

Primary City:Mount Airy, NC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (10:21pm)
Coordinates:36.5, -80.6
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27030

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27030. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 27030. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27030, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Mount Airy, NC
Unacceptable:
Mt Airy, Round Peak, White Sulphur Springs

Stats and Demographics for the 27030 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27030 is located in north North Carolina and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 27030 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27030 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 38,374
Population Density 225 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,735
Median Home Value $102,100
Land Area 170.51 sq mi
Water Area 1.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,886
Median Household Income $33,922

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1751,1851,3061,3331,0099741,0511,1791,3561,4451,3401,2191,169845753513333241
Female1,1241,1461,2911,2359919701,0641,2501,3491,4691,4651,3391,2661,058939757623612
Total2,2992,3312,5972,5682,0001,9442,1152,4292,7052,9142,8052,5582,4351,9031,6921,270956853

Gender

 Male 18,426 48%
 Female 19,948 52%
Gender

Race

 White 33,603 87.6%
 Black Or African American 1,842 4.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 94 0.2%
 Asian 238 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 2,011 5.2%
 Two Or More Races 575 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1349581,8612,3722,3271,9171,271435
Renter394908892886652408314157
Total5281,8662,7533,2582,9792,3251,585592

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,945 50%
 Single Guardian 2,763 17%
 Singles 4,634 29%
 Singles With Roommate 544 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,015 69%
 Households with Kids 4,871 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male235239224229232245231228249256266278247259258258275274268238
Female229237233213211258210227240247252253292247248244285231227226
Total464476457442443503441455489503518531539506506502560505495464

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27030 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27030 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 27030 real estate data, the median home value of $102,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27030 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27030 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27030 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 38,031 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 285 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 58 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,555 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,720 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,611 26%
 Households Vacant 1,849 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 464 25.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 0.8%
 For Sale Only 241 13.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 75 4.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 218 11.8%
 For Migrant Workers 6 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 830 44.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 155 3%
 1 Bedroom 607 13%
 2 Bedroom 2,369 51%
 3+ Bedroom 1,528 33%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $33,922 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27030 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 27030 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,875 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,975 23%
 No Earnings 13,133 44%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,875 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,975 23%
 No Earnings 13,133 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,295 96.0%
 Public transportation 118 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 195 1.3%
 Worked at Home 278 1.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 3,846 31.2%
 High School Graduate 5,924 48.1%
 Associate's degree 941 7.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,074 8.7%
 Master's degree 314 2.5%
 Professional school degree 163 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 57 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,019 80.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 437 5.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,034 13.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27030

ZIP Code 27030 is in the Millennium Charter Academy. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27030.

Millennium Charter Academy
500 Old Springs Rd
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Millennium Charter Academy
Bruce H Tharrington Elementary
315 Culbert St
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mount Airy City School District
Jones Elementary
2170 Riverside Dr
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mount Airy City School District
Mount Airy Middle School
249 Hamburg St
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mount Airy City School District
Flat Rock Elementary
1539 East Pine St
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Surry County School District
Franklin Elementary
519 South Franklin Rd
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Surry County School District
J Sam Gentry Middle School
1915 West Pine St
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Surry County School District
White Plains Elementary
710 Cadle Ford Rd
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Surry County School District
Meadowview Middle School
1282 McKinney Rd
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Surry County School District
Mount Airy High School
1011 North South St
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mount Airy City School District
North Surry High School
2440 West Pine St
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Surry County School District
White Plains Christian School
609 Old Highway 601
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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