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ZIP Code 27110

Primary City:Winston Salem, NC (View All Cities)
Organization:Winston-salem, Ws State Univ
ZIP Type: Unique
Neighborhood: East
County: Forsyth County
Timezone: Eastern (1:34pm)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.090, -80.224
ZIP (~400 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27110

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27110. 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 27110. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27110, 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:
Winston Salem, NC
Winston-salem, Ws State Univ

Stats and Demographics for the 27110 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27110 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 27110 are primarily black or African American. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27110 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,127
Population Density 11,276 people per sq mi
Housing Units 0
Land Area 0.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 0

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 20Male Median Age: 20Female Median Age: 20

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 731 34%
 Female 1,396 66%


 White 16 0.8%
 Black Or African American 2,043 96.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.3%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 50 2.4%

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 0 0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 2,127 100%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

ZIP 27110 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 27110 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 27110 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 76 4%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,068 62%
 No Earnings 585 34%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 76 4%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,068 62%
 No Earnings 585 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 171 40%
 Public transportation 9 2%
 Taxicab 17 4%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 200 47%
 Worked at Home 28 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 27110 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 48 100%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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