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ZIP Code 27310

Primary City:Oak Ridge, NC (View All Cities)
County: Guilford County
Timezone: Eastern (5:52am)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.17, -80.00
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27310

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27310. 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 27310. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27310, 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:
Oak Ridge, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27310 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27310 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 27310 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 extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27310 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,710
Population Density 417 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,424
Median Home Value $327,300
Land Area 16.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,295
Median Household Income $96,106

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male192318367276827710223534136532225719712062512115
Female16125735326064621462613643853132291759473483134
Total353575720536146139248496705750635486372214135995249

Gender

 Male 3,400 51%
 Female 3,310 49%
Gender

Race

 White 6,044 90.1%
 Black Or African American 279 4.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.3%
 Asian 228 3.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 77 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 60 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner61135316874552047621
Renter13371442715101
Total71466027314822198622

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,777 77%
 Single Guardian 199 9%
 Singles 276 12%
 Singles With Roommate 43 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,208 53%
 Households with Kids 1,087 47%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3542365052555974786974736784706466482815
Female2931413638467148545972877956537363482319
Total6473778690101130122132128146160146140123137129965134

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27310 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27310 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 27310 real estate data, the median home value of $327,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27310. Rentals in 27310 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27310 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,710 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 1,774 73%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 319 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 202 8%
 Households Vacant 129 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 52 40%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 47 19%
 2 Bedroom 128 52%
 3+ Bedroom 73 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 $96,106 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27310 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. Most commuters in 27310 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 2,535 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 935 19%
 No Earnings 1,430 29%
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 2,535 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 935 19%
 No Earnings 1,430 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,827 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 1%
 Worked at Home 259 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 27310 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 91 4%
 High School Graduate 796 35%
 Associate's degree 85 4%
 Bachelor's degree 819 36%
 Master's degree 321 14%
 Professional school degree 55 2%
 Doctorate degree 109 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,312 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 262 15%
 Not Enrolled in School 170 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27310

ZIP Code 27310 is in the Guilford County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27310.

Oak Ridge Elementary
2050 Oak Ridge Rd
Oak Ridge, NC 27310
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District
Oak Ridge Military Academy
2317 Oak Ridge Rd
Oak Ridge, NC 27310
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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