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ZIP Code 27030

Post Office City:Mount Airy, NC (View All Cities)
County: Surry County
Timezone: Eastern (2:02pm)
Coordinates:36.5, -80.6
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27030

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 27030. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 27030 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Mount Airy, NC
Unacceptable:
Mt Airy, Round Peak, White Sulphur Springs

Stats and Demographics for the 27030 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27030 is located in northern North Carolina and covers a slightly higher 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 27030 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27030 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 38,374
Population Density 225 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,735
Median Home Value $102,100
Land Area 170.51 sq mi
Water Area 1.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,886
Median Household Income $33,922

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,1751,1242,299
5-91,1851,1462,331
10-141,3061,2912,597
15-191,3331,2352,568
20-241,0099912,000
25-299749701,944
30-341,0511,0642,115
35-391,1791,2502,429
40-441,3561,3492,705
45-491,4451,4692,914
50-541,3401,4652,805
55-591,2191,3392,558
60-641,1691,2662,435
65-698451,0581,903
70-747539391,692
75-795137571,270
80-84333623956
85 Plus241612853

Gender

 Male 18,426 48%
 Female 19,948 52%
Gender

Race

 White 33,603 87.6%
 Black Or African American 1,842 4.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 94 0.2%
 Asian 238 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 2,011 5.2%
 Two Or More Races 575 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24134394528
25-349589081,866
35-441,8618922,753
45-542,3728863,258
55-642,3276522,979
65-741,9174082,325
75-841,2713141,585
85 Plus435157592

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,945 50%
 Single Guardian 2,763 17%
 Singles 4,634 29%
 Singles With Roommate 544 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,015 69%
 Households with Kids 4,871 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1235229464
2239237476
3224233457
4229213442
5232211443
6245258503
7231210441
8228227455
9249240489
10256247503
11266252518
12278253531
13247292539
14259247506
15258248506
16258244502
17275285560
18274231505
19268227495
20238226464

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27030 has a slightly less than average 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 27030 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 27030 real estate data, the median home value of $102,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27030 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27030 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27030 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 38,031 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 285 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 58 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,555 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,720 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,611 26%
 Households Vacant 1,849 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 464 25.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 0.8%
 For Sale Only 241 13.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 75 4.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 218 11.8%
 For Migrant Workers 6 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 830 44.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 155 3%
 1 Bedroom 607 13%
 2 Bedroom 2,369 51%
 3+ Bedroom 1,528 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 $33,922 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27030 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 27030 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

For more information, see Mount Airy, NC commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,875 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,975 23%
 No Earnings 13,133 44%
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 9,875 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,975 23%
 No Earnings 13,133 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,295 96.0%
 Public transportation 118 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 195 1.3%
 Worked at Home 278 1.9%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 7,107 27.1%
 High School Graduate 12,850 49.0%
 Associate's degree 2,413 9.2%
 Bachelor's degree 2,735 10.4%
 Master's degree 788 3.0%
 Professional school degree 212 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 124 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,019 80.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 437 5.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,034 13.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27030

ZIP Code 27030 is in the following school districts: Millennium Charter Academy, Mount Airy City School District, and Surry County School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27030.

Millennium Charter Academy
500 Old Springs Rd
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Millennium Charter Academy
Bruce H Tharrington Elementary
315 Culbert Street
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mount Airy City School District
Jones Elementary
2170 Riverside Drive
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mount Airy City School District
Mount Airy Middle School
249 Hamburg Street
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mount Airy City School District
Flat Rock Elementary
1539 E Pine St
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Surry County School District
Franklin Elementary
519 S Franklin Road
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Surry County School District
J Sam Gentry Middle School
1915 W Pine Street
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Surry County School District
White Plains Elementary
710 Cadle Ford Rd
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Surry County School District
Meadowview Magnet Middle School
1282 McKinney Road
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Surry County School District
Mount Airy High School
1011 N South St
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mount Airy City School District
North Surry High School
2440 W Pine Street
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Surry County School District

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