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ZIP Code 27409

Primary City:Greensboro, NC (View All Cities)
County: Guilford County
Timezone: Eastern (2:01am)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.11, -79.94
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27409

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27409. 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 27409. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27409, 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:
Guilford, Guilford College

Stats and Demographics for the 27409 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27409 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 27409 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27409 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,621
Population Density 803 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,561
Median Home Value $132,900
Land Area 19.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,846
Median Household Income $42,831

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male542404359454797954658556514429410344291172142969071
Female4914293744421,074990673575521510497447416278179131127184
Total1,0338337338961,8711,9441,3311,1311,035939907791707450321227217255

Gender

 Male 7,283 47%
 Female 8,338 53%
Gender

Race

 White 8,263 52.9%
 Black Or African American 5,520 35.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 69 0.4%
 Asian 739 4.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.1%
 Other Race 533 3.4%
 Two Or More Races 481 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5543652562267141120959
Renter1,0231,64189560132912596148
Total1,0782,0771,4201,2231,000536305207

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,193 28%
 Single Guardian 1,431 18%
 Singles 3,431 44%
 Singles With Roommate 791 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,966 76%
 Households with Kids 1,880 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11111010610590819567717464717773103817379118121
Female122858996987392907689816076689287709994137
Total233195195201188154187157147163145131153141195168143178212258

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27409 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 27409 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 27409 real estate data, the median home value of $132,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27409 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27409 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27409 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,584 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 37 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 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 2,390 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 598 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,858 57%
 Households Vacant 715 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 440 62%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 2%
 For Sale Only 129 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 82 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 231 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,541 34%
 2 Bedroom 2,307 51%
 3+ Bedroom 476 10%
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 $42,831 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27409 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. More commuters in 27409 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 6,604 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,322 26%
 No Earnings 2,907 23%
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 6,604 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,322 26%
 No Earnings 2,907 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,354 93.5%
 Public transportation 167 1.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 21 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 212 2.4%
 Worked at Home 180 2.0%
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 360 7.3%
 High School Graduate 2,701 54.9%
 Associate's degree 306 6.2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,053 21.4%
 Master's degree 455 9.2%
 Professional school degree 36 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,023 78.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 139 5.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 410 15.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27409

ZIP Code 27409 is in the The College Preparatory and Leadership a School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27409.

College Prep and Leadership Academy
300 Hwy 68 South
Greensboro, NC 27409
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: The College Preparatory and Leadership a School District
Northwest Guilford Middle School
5300 Northwest School Rd
Greensboro, NC 27409
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District
Northwest Guilford High School
5240 Northwest School Rd
Greensboro, NC 27409
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Guilford County School District
Shining Light Academy
4530 W Wendover Ave
Greensboro, NC 27409
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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