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ZIP Code 27104

Primary City:Winston Salem, NC (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: West
County: Forsyth County
Timezone: Eastern (7:12am)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.10, -80.32
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27104

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27104. 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 27104. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27104, 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:
Winston Salem, NC
Unacceptable:
Peace Haven Estates, Winston-salem

Stats and Demographics for the 27104 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27104 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 27104 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 large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27104 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,485
Population Density 2,311 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,436
Median Home Value $229,700
Land Area 12.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,114
Median Household Income $52,480

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male761863873872768844778835900948975866853588460369326257
Female8078518228019451,0788298859761,1161,0811,209994774581531531538
Total1,5681,7141,6951,6731,7131,9221,6071,7201,8762,0642,0562,0751,8471,3621,041900857795

Gender

 Male 13,136 46%
 Female 15,349 54%
Gender

Race

 White 22,349 78.5%
 Black Or African American 3,787 13.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 62 0.2%
 Asian 1,109 3.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 22 0.1%
 Other Race 606 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 550 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner455491,1751,7151,8821,248973354
Renter7371,443939783530300249192
Total7821,9922,1142,4982,4121,5481,222546

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,753 44%
 Single Guardian 1,668 13%
 Singles 4,916 37%
 Singles With Roommate 777 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,693 74%
 Households with Kids 3,421 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male16913816715417716515916120116717219317416720021219616698102
Female13917715817317817417216616116614913918018817618521013991119
Total308315325327355339331327362333321332354355376397406305189221

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27104 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27104 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 27104 real estate data, the median home value of $229,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27104. Rentals in 27104 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27104 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,066 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 106 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 289 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,503 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,438 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,173 36%
 Households Vacant 1,322 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 687 52%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 2%
 For Sale Only 270 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 95 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 209 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 44 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,707 32%
 2 Bedroom 2,721 51%
 3+ Bedroom 847 16%
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 $52,480 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27104 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 27104 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 9,818 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,912 25%
 No Earnings 7,552 32%
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 9,818 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,912 25%
 No Earnings 7,552 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,839 91.6%
 Public transportation 76 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 80 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 255 1.8%
 Worked at Home 762 5.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 510 6%
 High School Graduate 2,603 29%
 Associate's degree 505 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,908 32%
 Master's degree 1,210 13%
 Professional school degree 963 11%
 Doctorate degree 371 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,664 72.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,096 21.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 286 5.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27104

ZIP Code 27104 is in the Forsyth County School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27104.

Kingswood School
1001 Reynolda Rd
Winston-salem, NC 27104
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Forsyth County School District
Brunson Elementary
155 North Hawthorne Rd
Winston Salem, NC 27104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Forsyth County School District
South Fork Elementary
4332 Country Club Rd
Winston Salem, NC 27104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Forsyth County School District
Whitaker Elementary
2600 Buena Vista Rd
Winston Salem, NC 27104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Forsyth County School District
Wiley Middle School
1400 Northwest Blvd
Winston Salem, NC 27104
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Forsyth County School District
Reynolds High School
301 North Hawthorne Rd
Winston Salem, NC 27104
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Forsyth County School District
St Leo School
333 Springdale Ave
Winston Salem, NC 27104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Calvary Baptist Day School
5000 Country Club Rd
Winston Salem, NC 27104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Abc of Nc Child Development Center
3904 Old Vineyard Rd
Winston Salem, NC 27104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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