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ZIP Code 27249

Primary City:Gibsonville, NC (View All Cities)
County: Guilford County
Timezone: Eastern (11:06am)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.2, -79.6
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27249

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27249. 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 27249. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27249, 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:
Gibsonville, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27249 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27249 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 27249 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27249 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,486
Population Density 217 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,491
Median Home Value $149,400
Land Area 57.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.76 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,015
Median Household Income $50,095

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3644034394423163083664594514814584244052811911258250
Female31740042440331437537044648851852349546629522417711096
Total681803863845630683736905939999981919871576415302192146

Gender

 Male 6,045 48%
 Female 6,441 52%
Gender

Race

 White 9,867 79.0%
 Black Or African American 1,948 15.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.4%
 Asian 80 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 344 2.8%
 Two Or More Races 187 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4441474388792757328386
Renter96221256200128726718
Total1406359991,0871,055645350104

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,714 54%
 Single Guardian 848 17%
 Singles 1,200 24%
 Singles With Roommate 253 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,312 66%
 Households with Kids 1,703 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male756073746682969168997782938810710882836262
Female53736175787881838080979883668381106686567
Total128133134149144160177174148179174180176154190189188151127129

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27249 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27249 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 27249 real estate data, the median home value of $149,400 is slightly less 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 27249. Rentals in 27249 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27249 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,454 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 32 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,903 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,054 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,058 19%
 Households Vacant 476 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 153 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 84 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 4%
 For Migrant Workers 5 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 201 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 46 4%
 1 Bedroom 82 6%
 2 Bedroom 571 44%
 3+ Bedroom 610 47%
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 $50,095 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27249 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 27249 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,280 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,505 25%
 No Earnings 3,417 33%
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 4,280 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,505 25%
 No Earnings 3,417 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,928 97.1%
 Public transportation 2 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 53 0.9%
 Worked at Home 118 1.9%
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. 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 850 19.1%
 High School Graduate 2,444 55.0%
 Associate's degree 342 7.7%
 Bachelor's degree 499 11.2%
 Master's degree 234 5.3%
 Professional school degree 15 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 58 1.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,919 83.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 173 7.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 199 8.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27249

ZIP Code 27249 is in the Guilford County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27249.

Gibsonville Elementary
401 East Joyner St
Gibsonville, NC 27249
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District
Eastern Guilford Middle School
435 Peeden Dr
Gibsonville, NC 27249
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District
Eastern Guilford High School
415 Peeden Dr
Gibsonville, NC 27249
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Guilford County School District

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