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ZIP Code 27295

Post Office City:Lexington, NC (View All Cities)
County: Davidson County
Timezone: Eastern (11:51pm)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.9, -80.3
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27295

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 27295. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 27295 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:
Lexington, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27295 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27295 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 27295 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 27295 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,211
Population Density 292 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,528
Median Home Value $139,600
Land Area 127.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.97 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,023
Median Household Income $45,563

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,0731,0402,113
5-91,2351,1642,399
10-141,3201,2612,581
15-191,2471,1752,422
20-248609181,778
25-299731,0011,974
30-349789701,948
35-391,2771,3572,634
40-441,5081,4612,969
45-491,5621,6063,168
50-541,4991,4262,925
55-591,1671,2432,410
60-641,1371,2272,364
65-699139281,841
70-746337491,382
75-794665871,053
80-84291420711
85 Plus172367539

Gender

 Male 18,311 49%
 Female 18,900 51%
Gender

Race

 White 33,223 89.3%
 Black Or African American 1,655 4.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 183 0.5%
 Asian 802 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 870 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 473 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24119304423
25-349478271,774
35-442,1348592,993
45-542,6957443,439
55-642,3114592,770
65-741,7422852,027
75-841,0391931,232
85 Plus30758365

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,323 55%
 Single Guardian 2,388 16%
 Singles 3,666 24%
 Singles With Roommate 646 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,039 67%
 Households with Kids 4,984 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1215231446
2227198425
3192222414
4235199434
5232221453
6264230494
7259234493
8243229472
9237250487
10251255506
11289272561
12251253504
13273256529
14256225481
15295248543
16272257529
17245260505
18230211441
19205199404
20192173365

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27295 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 27295 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 27295 real estate data, the median home value of $139,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 27295 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 27295 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27295 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 37,059 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 1 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 146 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,304 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,990 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,729 23%
 Households Vacant 1,505 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 589 39.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 0.7%
 For Sale Only 214 14.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 66 4.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 78 5.2%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 545 36.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 75 2%
 1 Bedroom 329 9%
 2 Bedroom 1,810 50%
 3+ Bedroom 1,394 39%
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 $45,563 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27295 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 27295 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.

For more information, see Welcome, NC commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12,415 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,623 22%
 No Earnings 11,275 37%
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 12,415 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,623 22%
 No Earnings 11,275 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,001 94.9%
 Public transportation 54 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 18 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 362 2.1%
 Worked at Home 424 2.5%
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 5,154 19.2%
 High School Graduate 14,872 55.5%
 Associate's degree 2,021 7.5%
 Bachelor's degree 3,521 13.1%
 Master's degree 993 3.7%
 Professional school degree 184 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 33 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,856 77.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 885 11.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 852 11.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27295

ZIP Code 27295 is in the following school districts: Davidson County School District and Private. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27295.

Davidson Early College
297 DCCC Road
Lexington, NC 27295
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Davidson County School District
Churchland Elementary
7571 S Nc Hwy 150
Lexington, NC 27295
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Midway Elementary
318 Midway School Road
Lexington, NC 27295
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
North Davidson Middle School
333 Critcher Drive
Lexington, NC 27295
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Northwest Elementary
400 Northwest Elementary Road
Lexington, NC 27295
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Reeds Elementary
791 South Nc Hwy 150
Lexington, NC 27295
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Tyro Middle School
2946 Michael Road
Lexington, NC 27295
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Welcome Elementary
5701 Old Hwy 52
Lexington, NC 27295
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Tyro Elementary
450 Cow Palace Rd
Lexington, NC 27295
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
North Davidson High School
7227 Old Us Hwy 52
Lexington, NC 27295
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Davidson County School District
West Davidson High School
200 Dragon Drive
Lexington, NC 27295
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Davidson County School District
Union Grove Christian School
2295 Union Grove Rd
Lexington, NC 27295
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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