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ZIP Code 27105

Primary City:Winston Salem, NC (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Northeast
County: Forsyth County
Timezone: Eastern (10:06pm)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.16, -80.24
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27105

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27105. 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 27105. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27105, 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:
North, Sedges Garden, Winston-salem

Stats and Demographics for the 27105 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27105 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 27105 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27105 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,568
Population Density 1,173 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,161
Median Home Value $96,900
Land Area 33.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,803
Median Household Income $30,308

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,6741,5181,5141,5021,2541,1901,0851,1331,2071,2801,2481,100887596540375229193
Female1,5561,5471,4061,4821,3941,3161,3031,3361,2851,5211,4421,2861,098795709574500493
Total3,2303,0652,9202,9842,6482,5062,3882,4692,4922,8012,6902,3861,9851,3911,249949729686

Gender

 Male 18,525 47%
 Female 21,043 53%
Gender

Race

 White 9,322 23.6%
 Black Or African American 24,535 62.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 221 0.6%
 Asian 244 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 51 0.1%
 Other Race 4,300 10.9%
 Two Or More Races 895 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner666151,0691,6101,6661,301939334
Renter6941,6621,5941,48598346522694
Total7602,2772,6633,0952,6491,7661,165428

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,689 32%
 Single Guardian 5,180 35%
 Singles 4,193 28%
 Singles With Roommate 741 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,260 63%
 Households with Kids 5,543 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male323319370301314299282298325312301305316280294309334297268264
Female309326293297332296320306293327286264273256275311313295288285
Total632645663598646595602604618639587569589536569620647592556549

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27105 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 27105 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 27105 real estate data, the median home value of $96,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27105 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27105 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27105 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 38,703 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 247 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 43 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 440 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 135 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,388 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,212 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,203 42%
 Households Vacant 2,358 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,117 47.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 48 2.0%
 For Sale Only 330 14.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 47 2.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 51 2.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 764 32.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 89 1%
 1 Bedroom 726 10%
 2 Bedroom 3,600 51%
 3+ Bedroom 2,604 37%
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 $30,308 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27105 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 27105 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 9,842 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,335 25%
 No Earnings 12,683 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 9,842 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,335 25%
 No Earnings 12,683 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,665 90.2%
 Public transportation 517 3.7%
 Taxicab 72 0.5%
 Motorcycle 18 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 435 3.1%
 Worked at Home 328 2.3%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,737 24.8%
 High School Graduate 6,489 58.8%
 Associate's degree 602 5.5%
 Bachelor's degree 920 8.3%
 Master's degree 223 2.0%
 Professional school degree 44 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 18 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,028 72.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 460 4.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 2,206 22.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27105

ZIP Code 27105 is in the Quality Education Academy. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27105.

Quality Education Academy
5012 D Lansing Dr
Winston-salem, NC 27105
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Quality Education Academy
Paisley Ib Magnet
1400 Grant Ave
Winston Salem, NC 27105
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Forsyth County School District
Hanes Middle School
2900 Indiana Ave
Winston Salem, NC 27105
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Forsyth County School District
Ibraham Elementary
5036 Old Walkertown
Winston Salem, NC 27105
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Forsyth County School District
Kimberley Park Elementary
1700 Old Cherry St
Winston Salem, NC 27105
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Forsyth County School District
Lowrance Middle School
2900 Indiana Ave
Winston Salem, NC 27105
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Forsyth County School District
Mineral Springs Elementary
4527 Ogburn Ave
Winston Salem, NC 27105
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Forsyth County School District
Mineral Springs Middle School
4559 Ogburn Ave
Winston Salem, NC 27105
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Forsyth County School District
North Hills Elementary
340 Alspaugh Dr
Winston-salem, NC 27105
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Forsyth County School District
Ashley Elementary
1647 Ashley School Circle
Winston-salem, NC 27105
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Forsyth County School District
Carver High School
3545 Carver School Rd
Winston Salem, NC 27105
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Forsyth County School District
North Forsyth High School
5705 Shattalon Dr
Winston Salem, NC 27105
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Forsyth County School District
Jacket Academy at Carver High School
3545 Carver School Rd
Winston-salem, NC 27105
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Forsyth County School District

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