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ZIP Code 27203

Primary City:Asheboro, NC (View All Cities)
County: Randolph County
Timezone: Eastern (7:15pm)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.74, -79.77
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27203

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27203. 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 27203. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27203, 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:
Asheboro, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27203 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27203 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 27203 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27203 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,108
Population Density 964 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,572
Median Home Value $108,800
Land Area 21.89 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,379
Median Household Income $29,582

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male945831704674769742703759671618560501421343270200172139
Female907862701625804795797703696642594569490460384362324371
Total1,8521,6931,4051,2991,5731,5371,5001,4621,3671,2601,1541,070911803654562496510

Gender

 Male 10,022 47%
 Female 11,086 53%
Gender

Race

 White 13,955 66.1%
 Black Or African American 2,817 13.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 194 0.9%
 Asian 314 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 3,211 15.2%
 Two Or More Races 604 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner59345671712744639469212
Renter5611,166948722501291226113
Total6201,5111,6191,4341,245930695325

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,246 39%
 Single Guardian 1,855 22%
 Singles 2,804 33%
 Singles With Roommate 474 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,475 65%
 Households with Kids 2,904 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male196216183174173172148165173156165130113140126142139143124162
Female164201178183161181184168168161140146132122108117125128147158
Total360417361357334353332333341317305276245262234259264271271320

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27203 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 rented. Homes in ZIP code 27203 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 27203 real estate data, the median home value of $108,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27203 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27203 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27203 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,652 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 11 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 357 1.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 8 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 80 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,377 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,474 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,528 47%
 Households Vacant 1,193 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 625 52.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 35 2.9%
 For Sale Only 161 13.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 2.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 55 4.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 292 24.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 0.5%
 1 Bedroom 1,096 24.9%
 2 Bedroom 2,356 53.5%
 3+ Bedroom 929 21.1%
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 $29,582 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27203 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 27203 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 5,475 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,315 27%
 No Earnings 6,032 38%
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 5,475 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,315 27%
 No Earnings 6,032 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,687 95.2%
 Public transportation 38 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 174 2.2%
 Worked at Home 173 2.1%
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 2,047 34.2%
 High School Graduate 2,669 44.6%
 Associate's degree 416 7.0%
 Bachelor's degree 668 11.2%
 Master's degree 105 1.8%
 Professional school degree 38 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 42 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,893 80.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 133 2.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 810 16.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27203

ZIP Code 27203 is in the Asheboro City School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27203.

South Asheboro Middle School
523 West Walker Ave
Asheboro, NC 27203
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Asheboro City School District
Balfour Elementary
2097 North Asheboro School Rd
Asheboro, NC 27203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Asheboro City School District
Charles W Mccrary Elementary
400 Ross St
Asheboro, NC 27203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Asheboro City School District
Donna L Loflin Elementary
405 South Park St
Asheboro, NC 27203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Asheboro City School District
Lindley Park Elementary
312 Cliff Rd
Asheboro, NC 27203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Asheboro City School District
North Asheboro Middle School
1861 North Asheboro School Rd
Asheboro, NC 27203
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Asheboro City School District
Asheboro High School
1221 South Park St
Asheboro, NC 27203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Asheboro City School District
Fayetteville Street Christian School
151 W Pritchard St
Asheboro, NC 27203
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Neighbors Grove Christian Academy
1928 N Fayetteville St
Asheboro, NC 27203
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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