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ZIP Code 27455

Primary City:Greensboro, NC (View All Cities)
County: Guilford County
Timezone: Eastern (4:54pm)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.18, -79.82
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27455

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27455. 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 27455. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27455, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 27455 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27455 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 27455 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 slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27455 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,706
Population Density 968 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,833
Median Home Value $183,800
Land Area 29.65 sq mi
Water Area 1.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,934
Median Household Income $60,818

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8811,0181,1328886657748619051,0431,1021,000923759571357264205138
Female8449741,0668208429258731,0471,2841,2221,1411,061921682470387327334
Total1,7251,9922,1981,7081,5071,6991,7341,9522,3272,3242,1411,9841,6801,253827651532472

Gender

 Male 13,486 47%
 Female 15,220 53%
Gender

Race

 White 20,859 72.7%
 Black Or African American 5,749 20.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 76 0.3%
 Asian 994 3.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 405 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 612 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner607201,6212,0701,8331,165608149
Renter4441,026726560386200200166
Total5041,7462,3472,6302,2191,365808315

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,954 50%
 Single Guardian 1,733 15%
 Singles 3,504 29%
 Singles With Roommate 743 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,972 67%
 Households with Kids 3,962 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male168172193177190190214201223244226218212232193214214151116129
Female15616516819218717719019722322022920621919219221317414497130
Total324337361369377367404398446464455424431424385427388295213259

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27455 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 27455 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 27455 real estate data, the median home value of $183,800 is slightly higher 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 27455. Rentals in 27455 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27455 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,527 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 132 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 43 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,675 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,551 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,708 29%
 Households Vacant 899 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 455 51%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Sale Only 198 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 60 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 151 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 62 2%
 1 Bedroom 896 25%
 2 Bedroom 1,506 42%
 3+ Bedroom 1,130 31%
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 $60,818 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 27455 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 27455 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 10,551 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,443 24%
 No Earnings 6,770 30%
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 10,551 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,443 24%
 No Earnings 6,770 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,123 92.2%
 Public transportation 12 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 20 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 212 1.5%
 Worked at Home 863 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 430 5%
 High School Graduate 3,504 39%
 Associate's degree 532 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,776 31%
 Master's degree 925 10%
 Professional school degree 436 5%
 Doctorate degree 295 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,540 71.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,061 16.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 745 11.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27455

ZIP Code 27455 is in the Cornerstone Charter Academy. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27455.

Cornerstone Academy
2535 New Garden East
Greensboro, NC 27455
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cornerstone Charter Academy
Jesse Wharton Elementary
5813 Lake Brandt Rd
Greensboro, NC 27455
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District
Northern Guilford Middle School
616 Simpsoncalhoun Rd
Greensboro, NC 27455
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District
Northern Guilford Elementary
3801 Nc Hwy 150 East
Greensboro, NC 27455
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District
Northern Guilford High School
7101 Spencer Dixon Rd
Greensboro, NC 27455
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Guilford County School District
Canterbury School
5400 Old Lake Jeanette Rd
Greensboro, NC 27455
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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