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ZIP Code 27292

Primary City:Lexington, NC (View All Cities)
County: Davidson County
Timezone: Eastern (3:28pm)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.7, -80.2
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27292

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27292. 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 27292. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27292, 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:
Lexington, NC
Unacceptable:
Arcadia, Arnold, Churchland, Cid, Cotton Grove, Enterprise, Feezor, Gordontown, Hannersville, Hedrick Grove, Holly Grove, Lex, Petersville, Reeds Cross Roads, Reedy Creek, Silver Valley, South Lexington, Tyro, Yadkin, Yadkin College

Stats and Demographics for the 27292 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27292 is located in north 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 27292 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 large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27292 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,787
Population Density 274 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,550
Median Home Value $122,700
Land Area 145.39 sq mi
Water Area 8.88 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,541
Median Household Income $37,244

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
Male1,3131,3321,3291,3291,1391,0741,1941,2881,5051,5351,4641,3681,271936626460261200
Female1,2181,2511,2691,2301,0841,0981,1411,3221,4561,5291,5241,4021,3161,003740632469479
Total2,5312,5832,5982,5592,2232,1722,3352,6102,9613,0642,9882,7702,5871,9391,3661,092730679

Gender

 Male 19,624 49%
 Female 20,163 51%
Gender

Race

 White 31,352 78.8%
 Black Or African American 5,306 13.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 168 0.4%
 Asian 438 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 1,871 4.7%
 Two Or More Races 649 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1248221,7372,3612,3901,7111,031337
Renter4471,0531,100941738396234119
Total5711,8752,8373,3023,1282,1071,265456

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,853 51%
 Single Guardian 3,010 19%
 Singles 3,976 26%
 Singles With Roommate 702 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,435 67%
 Households with Kids 5,106 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male244303256279265270237243317245281251282270272286252266253242
Female243243232246250263247232259249299248235238242260250253225218
Total487546488525515533484475576494580499517508514546502519478460

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27292 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27292 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 27292 real estate data, the median home value of $122,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27292 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27292 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27292 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 38,741 97.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 597 1.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 28 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 231 0.6%
 Other Institutional 2 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 188 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,692 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,821 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,028 27%
 Households Vacant 3,009 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 914 30.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 0.6%
 For Sale Only 291 9.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 55 1.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 958 31.8%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 771 25.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 135 3%
 1 Bedroom 357 7%
 2 Bedroom 2,631 52%
 3+ Bedroom 1,948 38%
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 $37,244 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27292 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 27292 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 10,230 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,888 22%
 No Earnings 13,573 44%
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 10,230 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,888 22%
 No Earnings 13,573 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,839 96.0%
 Public transportation 33 0.2%
 Taxicab 2 0.0%
 Motorcycle 18 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 246 1.7%
 Worked at Home 279 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. 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 3,466 26.9%
 High School Graduate 7,032 54.6%
 Associate's degree 721 5.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,054 8.2%
 Master's degree 372 2.9%
 Professional school degree 178 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 55 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,629 86.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 478 6.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 533 7.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27292

ZIP Code 27292 is in the Davidson County School District. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27292.

Stoner-Thomas School
215 County School Rd
Lexington, NC 27292
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Davidson County School District
Davidson County High School
2061 East Holly Grove Rd
Lexington, NC 27292
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Davidson County School District
South Lexington Development Center
1006 Cotton Grove Rd
Lexington, NC 27292
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lexington City School District
Central Davidson Middle School
2591 Nc Hwy 47
Lexington, NC 27292
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Davis-Townsend Elementary
975 Heath Church Rd
Lexington, NC 27292
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Silver Valley Elementary
11161 East Old Hwy 64
Lexington, NC 27292
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Southwood Elementary
5850 Nc Hwy 8
Lexington, NC 27292
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Southmont Elementary
398 Owen Rd
Lexington, NC 27292
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Charles England Elementary School
111 Cornelia Dr
Lexington, NC 27292
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington City School District
Lexington Middle School
100 West Hemstead St
Lexington, NC 27292
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lexington City School District
Pickett Elementary School
200 Biesecker Rd
Lexington, NC 27292
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington City School District
Southwest Elementary School
434 Central Ave
Lexington, NC 27292
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington City School District
South Lexington School
1000 Cotton Grove Rd
Lexington, NC 27292
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington City School District
Central Davidson High School
2747 Nc Hwy 47
Lexington, NC 27292
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Davidson County School District
Yadkin Valley Regional Career Academy
2065 East Holly Grove Rd
Lexington, NC 27292
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Davidson County School District
Lexington Senior High School
26 Penry St
Lexington, NC 27292
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lexington City School District
Sheets Memorial Christian School
307 Holt St
Lexington, NC 27292
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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