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ZIP Code 27235

Primary City:Colfax, NC (View All Cities)
County: Guilford County
Timezone: Eastern (4:43am)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.10, -80.00
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27235

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27235. 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 27235. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27235, 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:
Colfax, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27235 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27235 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 27235 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27235 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,136
Population Density 305 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,814
Median Home Value $255,800
Land Area 13.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,679
Median Household Income $71,439

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1061461441165658961411411901511171138076616474
Female11614614410047701011421581601721321038978102127219
Total222292288216103128197283299350323249216169154163191293

Gender

 Male 1,930 47%
 Female 2,206 53%
Gender

Race

 White 3,755 90.8%
 Black Or African American 154 3.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.5%
 Asian 142 3.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 16 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 50 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner410025432424616911745
Renter22639411826108160
Total6126293365264195225205

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,005 60%
 Single Guardian 167 10%
 Singles 463 28%
 Singles With Roommate 44 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,177 70%
 Households with Kids 502 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1627212517243235381827284328242324222313
Female2027163530323225273025303029252420151610
Total3654376047566460654852587357494744373923

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27235 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27235 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 27235 real estate data, the median home value of $255,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27235. Rentals in 27235 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27235 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,060 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 76 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 899 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 360 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 420 23%
 Households Vacant 135 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 47 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 32 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 3%
 1 Bedroom 88 21%
 2 Bedroom 197 47%
 3+ Bedroom 120 29%
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 $71,439 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27235 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 27235 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 27235 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 1,136 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 842 24%
 No Earnings 1,586 45%
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 1,136 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 842 24%
 No Earnings 1,586 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,612 88.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 13 0.7%
 Motorcycle 4 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 1.4%
 Worked at Home 174 9.5%
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 97 7%
 High School Graduate 657 46%
 Associate's degree 132 9%
 Bachelor's degree 333 23%
 Master's degree 123 9%
 Professional school degree 25 2%
 Doctorate degree 54 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 788 83.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 134 14.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 2.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27235

ZIP Code 27235 is in the Guilford County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27235.

Colfax Elementary
9112 Us Hwy 421
Colfax, NC 27235
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District

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