Zip Code 27101 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWinston-Salem
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Forsyth
Area Code336 / 743
Current Population:18901
Racial Majority:African American 54.02%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 41.1%
Unemployment Rate:8.2%
Median Household Income$29332
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57740
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time18 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range876 - 932 ft.
Area13 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.11935043, -80.17379761

Zip Code 27101 Description

Zip Code 27101 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 27101 is primarily located in Forsyth County. The official US Postal Service name for 27101 is WINSTON SALEM, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27101 are contained within or border the city limits of Winston-Salem, NC, Walkertown, NC, . The area code for zip code 27101 is 336. 27101 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27101 is 8.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27101 decreased to 18901 from 19708 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27101 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 27101 public schools is Black. 55.1% of students in 27101 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6632 37.72% 6867 -3%
 Black Or African American 9498 54.02% 9622 -1%
 Hispanic 1024 5.82% 1790 -43%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 49 0.28% 52 -6%
 Asian 192 1.09% 197 -3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 43 0.02% 43 -93%
 Two Or More Races 325 1.05% 325 -43%

Zip Code 27101 Race/Ethnicity

 White 32.5%
 Black Or African American 41.1%
 Hispanic 20.3%
 Asian 1.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.9%

Zip Code 27101 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1890119708
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households8320
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
55.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
80.0%
Median Household Income$29332
Income Under $50K Per Year72.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.00%
27101 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 5Virginia FoxxRepublican
North Carolina District 12Alma AdamsDemocrat
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27101 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
71Evelyn TerryDemocrat
72Derwin MontgomeryDemocrat
75Donny LambethRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$119035
Average Real Estate Sale Price$107564
Current Unemployment Level 8.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45b - Southern Outer Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 27101 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)27303744546267655846373046
Avg Max Temp (°F)49536271788589878171615270
Avg Precip (In.)3.993.474.393.524.253.994.113.6443.613.163.3545.49
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Winston-Salem, NC
CBSA Type27101
CBSA Population480688
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours