Zip Code 27050 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTobaccoville
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Forsyth
Secondary County: Stokes
Area Code336 / 743
Current Population:3893
Racial Majority:White 94.03%
Public School Racial Majority:White 65.1%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$54350
Average Adjusted Gross Income$62860
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time25 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range853 - 1037 ft.
Area27 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.24004300, -80.40313700

Zip Code 27050 Description

Zip Code 27050 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 27050 is primarily located in Forsyth County. Portions of 27050 are also located in Stokes County. The official US Postal Service name for 27050 is TOBACCOVILLE, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27050 are contained within or border the city limits of Tobaccoville, NC, King, NC, . The area code for zip code 27050 is 336. 27050 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27050 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27050 increased to 3893 from 3803 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27050 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27050 public schools is White. 47.5% of students in 27050 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4065 94.03% 3469 +17%
 Black Or African American 222 5.14% 253 -12%
 Hispanic 27 0.62% 119 -77%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 11 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 13 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 23 0.21% 23 -61%

Zip Code 27050 Race/Ethnicity

 White 65.1%
 Black Or African American 11.3%
 Hispanic 17.8%
 Asian 1.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 4%

Zip Code 27050 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population38933803
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households1590
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$54350
Income Under $50K Per Year44.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year43.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.80%
27050 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 5Virginia FoxxRepublican
North Carolina District 6Mark WalkerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$189195
Average Real Estate Sale Price$113040
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45e - Northern Inner Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 27050 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)26283542526165645744362945
Avg Max Temp (°F)47526070778488868071605169
Avg Precip (In.)4.013.474.63.744.464.024.353.644.23.723.263.4446.93
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Winston-Salem, NC
CBSA Type27050
CBSA Population480688
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours