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ZIP Code 27021

Primary City:King, NC (View All Cities)
County: Stokes County
Timezone: Eastern (4:42am)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.32, -80.34
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27021

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27021. 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 27021. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27021, 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:
King, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27021 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27021 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 27021 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27021 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,106
Population Density 340 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,967
Median Home Value $120,700
Land Area 53.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.51 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,311
Median Household Income $43,454

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55185171,035
5-95835831,166
10-146496351,284
15-196706161,286
20-24419426845
25-29434493927
30-34503495998
35-395906481,238
40-445717011,272
45-497497151,464
50-546657321,397
55-595976501,247
60-645386351,173
65-69392470862
70-74319374693
75-79201294495
80-84133237370
85 Plus87267354

Gender

 Male 8,618 48%
 Female 9,488 52%
Gender

Race

 White 17,272 95.4%
 Black Or African American 215 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 64 0.4%
 Asian 74 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 229 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 246 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2480130210
25-34542329871
35-441,0363261,362
45-541,3332791,612
55-641,2282271,455
65-748311881,019
75-84399165564
85 Plus109109218

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,964 54%
 Single Guardian 1,156 16%
 Singles 1,884 26%
 Singles With Roommate 307 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,849 66%
 Households with Kids 2,462 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
19991190
296113209
3106117223
4103110213
510486190
6109120229
7144111255
8106126232
9120140260
10123139262
11126125251
12145110255
13133132265
14122129251
15144118262
16143135278
17147143290
18130115245
19106105211
209596191

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27021 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 27021 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 27021 real estate data, the median home value of $120,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27021 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27021 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27021 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,894 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 197 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 15 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,900 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,658 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,753 22%
 Households Vacant 656 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 155 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Sale Only 129 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 6%
 For Migrant Workers 7 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 298 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 1%
 1 Bedroom 218 15%
 2 Bedroom 635 42%
 3+ Bedroom 632 42%
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 $43,454 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27021 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 27021 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 4,941 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,019 22%
 No Earnings 5,469 41%
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 4,941 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,019 22%
 No Earnings 5,469 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,664 94.7%
 Public transportation 29 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 108 1.5%
 Worked at Home 238 3.4%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,089 19.4%
 High School Graduate 3,206 57.2%
 Associate's degree 403 7.2%
 Bachelor's degree 647 11.5%
 Master's degree 160 2.9%
 Professional school degree 55 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 43 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,654 80.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 321 9.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 336 10.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27021

ZIP Code 27021 is in the Stokes County School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27021.

Meadowbrook Academy
817 Meadowbrook Dr
King, NC 27021
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Stokes County School District
Chestnut Grove Middle School
2185 Chestnut Grove Rd
King, NC 27021
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Stokes County School District
King Elementary
152 East School St
King, NC 27021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stokes County School District
Mount Olive Elementary
2145 Chestnut Grove Rd
King, NC 27021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stokes County School District
Poplar Springs Elementary
223 Hobe Kiser Rd
King, NC 27021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stokes County School District
West Stokes High School
1400 Priddy Rd
King, NC 27021
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Stokes County School District
Calvary Christian School
748 Spainhour Rd
King, NC 27021
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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