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ZIP Code 27239

Primary City:Denton, NC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (1:21pm)
Coordinates:35.6, -80.1
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27239

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27239. 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 27239. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27239, 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:
Denton, NC
Unacceptable:
Handy, Healing Springs, High Rock, Jacksons Creek, New Hope Academy, Newsom

Stats and Demographics for the 27239 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27239 is located in central North Carolina and covers a slightly higher 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 27239 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27239 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,079
Population Density 60 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,261
Median Home Value $117,900
Land Area 151.16 sq mi
Water Area 2.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,662
Median Household Income $41,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2372662803232082002252883643463413653342641651186043
Female224273341284210205221317344408333336340261173150101131
Total461539621607418405446605708754674701674525338268161174

Gender

 Male 4,427 49%
 Female 4,652 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,899 98.0%
 Black Or African American 30 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.2%
 Asian 20 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 42 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 66 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2922549262269448323484
Renter57146192158102674928
Total86371684780796550283112

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,116 58%
 Single Guardian 538 15%
 Singles 850 23%
 Singles With Roommate 158 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,524 69%
 Households with Kids 1,138 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4635506151584640715558545855696072705240
Female4343455345545359626957746675634978484655
Total8978951149611299991331241151281241301321091501189895

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27239 has a slightly less than average 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 27239 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 27239 real estate data, the median home value of $117,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27239 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27239 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27239 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,020 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 59 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,644 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,219 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 799 19%
 Households Vacant 599 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 119 19.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.7%
 For Sale Only 55 9.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 5.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 205 34.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 185 30.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 52 6%
 2 Bedroom 495 54%
 3+ Bedroom 378 41%
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 $41,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27239 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. However, that is not the case in 27239. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,913 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,650 22%
 No Earnings 2,854 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 2,913 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,650 22%
 No Earnings 2,854 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,683 94.1%
 Public transportation 2 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 117 3.0%
 Worked at Home 113 2.9%
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 933 28.8%
 High School Graduate 1,704 52.6%
 Associate's degree 272 8.4%
 Bachelor's degree 230 7.1%
 Master's degree 34 1.1%
 Professional school degree 53 1.6%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,641 82.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 152 7.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 191 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27239

ZIP Code 27239 is in the Davidson County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27239.

Denton Elementary
305 West Salisbury St
Denton, NC 27239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
South Davidson Middle School
14954 Nc Hwy 109 South
Denton, NC 27239
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
South Davidson High School
14956 South Nc Hwy 109
Denton, NC 27239
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Davidson County School District

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