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ZIP Code 27053

Primary City:Westfield, NC (View All Cities)
County: Stokes County
Timezone: Eastern (7:15pm)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.5, -80.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27053

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27053. 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 27053. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27053, 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:
Westfield, NC
Unacceptable:
W Field

Stats and Demographics for the 27053 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27053 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 27053 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 27053 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,007
Population Density 44 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,566
Median Home Value $132,000
Land Area 67.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.39 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,254
Median Household Income $33,475

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male848511595625673991181161291131457554444012
Female5381114974453751071021041191231259848663845
Total1371662291921061091482062202202482362701731021107857

Gender

 Male 1,515 50%
 Female 1,492 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,783 92.6%
 Black Or African American 157 5.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.3%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 26 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 27 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner96218021726815611225
Renter1643443735142313
Total2510522425430317013538

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 709 57%
 Single Guardian 174 14%
 Singles 334 27%
 Singles With Roommate 37 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 911 73%
 Households with Kids 343 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2610191817152415142520351718181327191811
Female1561112141991821162325242618252516136
Total4116303031343333354143604144363852353117

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27053 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27053 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 27053 real estate data, the median home value of $132,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27053. Rentals in 27053 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27053 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,004 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 3 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 545 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 484 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 225 14%
 Households Vacant 312 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 7.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.6%
 For Sale Only 18 5.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 118 37.8%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 146 46.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 5%
 2 Bedroom 158 72%
 3+ Bedroom 51 23%
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 $33,475 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27053 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. In 27053 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 986 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 598 22%
 No Earnings 1,150 42%
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 986 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 598 22%
 No Earnings 1,150 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,184 88%
 Public transportation 28 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 23 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 1%
 Worked at Home 86 6%
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 237 20%
 High School Graduate 703 60%
 Associate's degree 56 5%
 Bachelor's degree 102 9%
 Master's degree 67 6%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 14 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 481 58%
 Enrolled in Private School 122 15%
 Not Enrolled in School 229 28%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27053

ZIP Code 27053 is in the Stokes County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27053.

Francisco Elementary
7165 Nc 89 Hwy West
Westfield, NC 27053
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stokes County School District
Nancy Reynolds Elementary
1585 Nc 66 Hwy North
Westfield, NC 27053
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stokes County School District

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