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ZIP Code 27214

Primary City:Browns Summit, NC (View All Cities)
County: Guilford County
Timezone: Eastern (3:19pm)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.2, -79.7
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27214

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27214. 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 27214. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27214, 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:
Browns Summit, NC
Unacceptable:
Brightwood, Brown Summit, Busick, Monticello, Osceola, Rudd

Stats and Demographics for the 27214 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27214 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 27214 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 small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27214 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,294
Population Density 214 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,143
Median Home Value $166,000
Land Area 48.08 sq mi
Water Area 2.36 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,836
Median Household Income $49,688

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male395394411387257262336428371377346306264187125956429
Female3473964133102553393944174014233633502831841501016767
Total74279082469751260173084577280070965654737127519613196

Gender

 Male 5,034 49%
 Female 5,260 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,087 59.1%
 Black Or African American 3,494 33.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 48 0.5%
 Asian 57 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 379 3.7%
 Two Or More Races 229 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3840769370061035019557
Renter992201811328243236
Total13762787483269239321863

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,166 56%
 Single Guardian 763 20%
 Singles 739 19%
 Singles With Roommate 168 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,302 60%
 Households with Kids 1,534 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male73807988807284847490757674967710388714848
Female6868687785748578749572907680636369773851
Total1411481471651651461691621481851471661501761401661571488699

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27214 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27214 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 27214 real estate data, the median home value of $166,000 is slightly higher 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 27214. Rentals in 27214 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27214 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,277 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,381 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 669 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 786 19%
 Households Vacant 307 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 100 32.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 62 20.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 2.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 3.3%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 123 40.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 31 3%
 1 Bedroom 40 4%
 2 Bedroom 429 41%
 3+ Bedroom 545 52%
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 $49,688 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27214 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. Most commuters in 27214 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 3,733 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,751 21%
 No Earnings 2,805 34%
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 3,733 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,751 21%
 No Earnings 2,805 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,630 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 87 2%
 Worked at Home 232 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 379 11.7%
 High School Graduate 1,883 58.3%
 Associate's degree 241 7.5%
 Bachelor's degree 582 18.0%
 Master's degree 123 3.8%
 Professional school degree 21 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,176 72%
 Enrolled in Private School 244 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 604 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27214

ZIP Code 27214 is in the Guilford County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27214.

Monticello-Brown Summit Elementary
5006 Nc Hwy 150 East
Browns Summit, NC 27214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District
Brown Summit Middle School
4720 Nc Hwy 150 East
Browns Summit, NC 27214
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District

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