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ZIP Code 27403

Post Office City:Greensboro, NC (View All Cities)
County: Guilford County
Timezone: Eastern (1:21am)
Area code: 336 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.06, -79.82
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 27403

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 27403. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 27403 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:
Greensboro, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 27403 ZIP Code

ZIP code 27403 is located in northern 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 27403 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 27403 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,958
Population Density 3,643 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,286
Median Home Value $164,800
Land Area 6.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,397
Median Household Income $36,664

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 25Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 24


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5473393866
5-9430443873
10-14435414849
15-191,1611,9773,138
20-242,2022,8615,063
25-298987881,686
30-346505891,239
35-395885651,153
40-445535331,086
45-495765681,144
50-545955671,162
55-595115351,046
60-64421448869
65-69249290539
70-74166222388
75-79128192320
80-84110176286
85 Plus72179251

Gender

 Male 10,218 47%
 Female 11,740 53%
Gender

Race

 White 14,632 66.6%
 Black Or African American 4,823 22.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 135 0.6%
 Asian 1,041 4.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 724 3.3%
 Two Or More Races 598 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24611,8101,871
25-344001,0891,489
35-447365411,277
45-549414511,392
55-649082921,200
65-74496114610
75-8435852410
85 Plus12523148

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,414 29%
 Single Guardian 1,211 14%
 Singles 2,679 32%
 Singles With Roommate 2,093 25%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,661 79%
 Households with Kids 1,736 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18680166
211090200
38878166
410080180
57390163
692100192
78682168
88396179
99675171
1099100199
118383166
127869147
139371164
148291173
158091171
169487181
178996185
18337662999
195611,0411,602
205398741,413

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 27403 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 27403 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 27403 real estate data, the median home value of $164,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 27403. Rentals in 27403 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 27403 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Greensboro, NC real estate.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,959 86.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 116 0.5%
 Other Institutional 3 0.0%
 College Student Housing 2,798 12.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 79 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,019 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,006 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,372 47%
 Households Vacant 889 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 450 51%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Sale Only 142 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 235 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 94 3%
 1 Bedroom 482 13%
 2 Bedroom 1,804 48%
 3+ Bedroom 1,342 36%
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 $36,664 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 27403 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 27403 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 5,706 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,623 40%
 No Earnings 5,718 30%
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 5,706 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,623 40%
 No Earnings 5,718 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,856 86.1%
 Public transportation 131 1.3%
 Taxicab 9 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 984 9.6%
 Worked at Home 309 3.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, the area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,277 11%
 High School Graduate 4,831 43%
 Associate's degree 695 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,648 23%
 Master's degree 1,295 11%
 Professional school degree 268 2%
 Doctorate degree 331 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,988 82.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 285 11.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 152 6.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 27403

ZIP Code 27403 is in the following school districts: Guilford County School District and Private. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 27403.

John Van Lindley Elementary
2700 Camden Road
Greensboro, NC 27403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District
Murphey Traditional Academy
2306 Ontario Street
Greensboro, NC 27403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District
Clara J Peck Elementary
1601 West Florida Street
Greensboro, NC 27403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District
Jackson Middle School
2200 Ontario Street
Greensboro, NC 27403
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Guilford County School District
Our Lady of Grace Catholic School
201 S. Chapman Street
Greensboro, NC 27403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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