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ZIP Code 27046

Primary City:Sandy Ridge, NC (View All Cities)
County: Stokes County
Timezone: Eastern (7:32am)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.48, -80.09
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27046

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27046. 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 27046. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27046, 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:
Sandy Ridge, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27046 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27046 is located in north North Carolina and covers a slightly less 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 27046 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27046 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,024
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,014
Median Home Value $100,900
Land Area 40.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 836
Median Household Income $52,992

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male64544766485061917698907556455021256
Female525664585360706068837580595442331717
Total1161101111241011101311511441811651551159992544223

Gender

 Male 1,023 51%
 Female 1,001 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,934 95.6%
 Black Or African American 28 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 40 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 17 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4661191581431085716
Renter113248301617101
Total15981671881591256717

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 473 57%
 Single Guardian 116 14%
 Singles 206 25%
 Singles With Roommate 41 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 584 70%
 Households with Kids 252 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male141612121212119101171298191113121116
Female51014131211111661591017139171281213
Total1926262524232225162616222621282825202329

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27046 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27046 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 27046 real estate data, the median home value of $100,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27046 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27046 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27046 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,022 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 2 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 345 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 326 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 165 16%
 Households Vacant 178 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 30 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 27 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 19%
 For Migrant Workers 3 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 77 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 40 35%
 2 Bedroom 49 43%
 3+ Bedroom 24 21%
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 $52,992 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27046 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 27046. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 673 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 398 22%
 No Earnings 708 40%
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 673 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 398 22%
 No Earnings 708 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 882 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 17 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 30 3%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 169 21%
 High School Graduate 545 68%
 Associate's degree 21 3%
 Bachelor's degree 67 8%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 253 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 63 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27046

ZIP Code 27046 is in the Stokes County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27046.

Sandy Ridge Elementary
1070 Amostown Rd
Sandy Ridge, NC 27046
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stokes County School District

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