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ZIP Code 27408

Primary City:Greensboro, NC (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Kirkwood
County: Guilford County
Timezone: Eastern (1:59am)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.10, -79.82
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27408

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27408. 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 27408. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27408, 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:
Greensboro, NC
Unacceptable:
Country Park Acres, Guilford Courthouse National, Plaza

Stats and Demographics for the 27408 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27408 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 27408 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 adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27408 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,296
Population Density 2,268 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,641
Median Home Value $211,600
Land Area 7.63 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,932
Median Household Income $60,938

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male482512506433385554559525566594583634520434310261215145
Female452525484410392569593575595608668745681496365340329251
Total9341,0379908437771,1231,1521,1001,1611,2021,2511,3791,201930675601544396

Gender

 Male 8,218 48%
 Female 9,078 52%
Gender

Race

 White 14,961 86.5%
 Black Or African American 1,404 8.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 39 0.2%
 Asian 442 2.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 151 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 297 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner485978701,1401,331931717277
Renter222578432352239916641
Total2701,1751,3021,4921,5701,022783318

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,772 48%
 Single Guardian 925 12%
 Singles 2,653 33%
 Singles With Roommate 582 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,976 75%
 Households with Kids 1,956 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10385901068310599118107999010610210983105109884847
Female978996901111111019910391106841021019485101686256
Total200174186196194216200217210190196190204210177190210156110103

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27408 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27408 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 27408 real estate data, the median home value of $211,600 is slightly higher than average 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 27408. Rentals in 27408 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27408 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,291 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 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 2 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,088 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,823 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,021 23%
 Households Vacant 709 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 271 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 213 30%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 142 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 161 8%
 1 Bedroom 121 6%
 2 Bedroom 1,140 54%
 3+ Bedroom 689 33%
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 $60,938 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27408 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. More commuters in 27408 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 6,189 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,929 26%
 No Earnings 5,051 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 6,189 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,929 26%
 No Earnings 5,051 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,171 90.8%
 Public transportation 122 1.4%
 Taxicab 12 0.1%
 Motorcycle 5 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 137 1.5%
 Worked at Home 547 6.1%
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 328 5%
 High School Graduate 1,847 29%
 Associate's degree 283 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,357 38%
 Master's degree 834 13%
 Professional school degree 438 7%
 Doctorate degree 182 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,679 56.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,015 34.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 283 9.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27408

ZIP Code 27408 is in the Guilford County School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27408.

General Greene Elementary
1501 Benjamin Parkway
Greensboro, NC 27408
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District
Irving Park Elementary
1310 Sunset Dr
Greensboro, NC 27408
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District
Joyner Elementary
3300 Normandy Rd
Greensboro, NC 27408
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District
Kiser Middle School
716 Benjamin Parkway
Greensboro, NC 27408
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District
Mendenhall Middle School
205 Willoughby Blvd
Greensboro, NC 27408
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District
Brooks Global Studies
1215 Westover Terrace
Greensboro, NC 27408
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District
Grimsley High School
801 Westover Terrace
Greensboro, NC 27408
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Guilford County School District
St Pius X Catholic School
2200 N Elm St
Greensboro, NC 27408
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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