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ZIP Code 27051

Primary City:Walkertown, NC (View All Cities)
County: Forsyth County
Timezone: Eastern (9:28am)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.18, -80.16
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27051

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27051. 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 27051. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27051, 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:
Walkertown, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27051 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27051 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 27051 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 single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27051 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,369
Population Density 401 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,197
Median Home Value $125,000
Land Area 18.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,928
Median Household Income $46,473

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male233252295226189187211224247311306245201166116946524
Female2192562422251872422062582643053052672361731411177163
Total45250853745137642941748251161661151243733925721113687

Gender

 Male 3,592 49%
 Female 3,777 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,696 77.3%
 Black Or African American 1,181 16.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 54 0.7%
 Asian 17 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 297 4.0%
 Two Or More Races 120 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3822439655649133922156
Renter411551351317539265
Total7937953168756637824761

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,535 52%
 Single Guardian 550 19%
 Singles 719 25%
 Singles With Roommate 124 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,943 66%
 Households with Kids 985 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4847465144485248605657636653535548393132
Female3544484649466145556159433643524751472851
Total839194979394113931151171161061029610510299865983

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27051 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27051 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 27051 real estate data, the median home value of $125,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27051 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27051 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27051 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,369 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,591 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 730 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 607 19%
 Households Vacant 269 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 55 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 3%
 For Sale Only 56 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 129 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 2%
 1 Bedroom 63 9%
 2 Bedroom 192 28%
 3+ Bedroom 414 61%
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 $46,473 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27051 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 27051 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,438 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,174 18%
 No Earnings 2,757 43%
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 2,438 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,174 18%
 No Earnings 2,757 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,098 94.7%
 Public transportation 25 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 0.5%
 Worked at Home 134 4.1%
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 586 22.1%
 High School Graduate 1,512 57.1%
 Associate's degree 144 5.4%
 Bachelor's degree 347 13.1%
 Master's degree 48 1.8%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,343 77.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 1.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 370 21.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27051

ZIP Code 27051 is in the Forsyth County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27051.

Walkertown Elementary
2971 Main St
Walkertown, NC 27051
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Forsyth County School District
Walkertown Middle School
3175 Ruxton Dr
Walkertown, NC 27051
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Forsyth County School District
Middle Fork Elementary
3125 Williston Rd
Walkertown, NC 27051
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Forsyth County School District
Walkertown High School
5801 Sullivantown Rd
Walkertown, NC 27051
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Forsyth County School District

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