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ZIP Code 27239

Primary City:Denton, NC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (9:55pm)
Coordinates:35.6, -80.1
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27239

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 27239. 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 27239. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 27239, 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:
Denton, NC
Unacceptable:
Handy, Healing Springs, High Rock, Jacksons Creek, New Hope Academy, Newsom

Stats and Demographics for the 27239 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27239 is located in central 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 27239 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27239 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,079
Population Density 60 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,261
Median Home Value $117,900
Land Area 151.16 sq mi
Water Area 2.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,662
Median Household Income $41,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5237224461
5-9266273539
10-14280341621
15-19323284607
20-24208210418
25-29200205405
30-34225221446
35-39288317605
40-44364344708
45-49346408754
50-54341333674
55-59365336701
60-64334340674
65-69264261525
70-74165173338
75-79118150268
80-8460101161
85 Plus43131174

Gender

 Male 4,427 49%
 Female 4,652 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,899 98.0%
 Black Or African American 30 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.2%
 Asian 20 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 42 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 66 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24295786
25-34225146371
35-44492192684
45-54622158780
55-64694102796
65-7448367550
75-8423449283
85 Plus8428112

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,116 58%
 Single Guardian 538 15%
 Singles 850 23%
 Singles With Roommate 158 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,524 69%
 Households with Kids 1,138 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1464389
2354378
3504595
46153114
5514596
65854112
7465399
8405999
97162133
105569124
115857115
125474128
135866124
145575130
156963132
166049109
177278150
187048118
19524698
20405595

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27239 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 27239 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 27239 real estate data, the median home value of $117,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27239 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27239 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27239 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,020 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 59 0.6%
 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 1,644 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,219 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 799 19%
 Households Vacant 599 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 119 19.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.7%
 For Sale Only 55 9.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 5.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 205 34.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 185 30.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 52 6%
 2 Bedroom 495 54%
 3+ Bedroom 378 41%
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 $41,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27239 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. However, that is not the case in 27239. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,913 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,650 22%
 No Earnings 2,854 38%
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 2,913 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,650 22%
 No Earnings 2,854 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,683 94.1%
 Public transportation 2 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 117 3.0%
 Worked at Home 113 2.9%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 933 28.8%
 High School Graduate 1,704 52.6%
 Associate's degree 272 8.4%
 Bachelor's degree 230 7.1%
 Master's degree 34 1.1%
 Professional school degree 53 1.6%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,641 82.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 152 7.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 191 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27239

ZIP Code 27239 is in the Davidson County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27239.

Denton Elementary
305 West Salisbury St
Denton, NC 27239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
South Davidson Middle School
14954 Nc Hwy 109 South
Denton, NC 27239
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
South Davidson High School
14956 South Nc Hwy 109
Denton, NC 27239
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Davidson County School District

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