Zip Code 27105 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWinston-Salem
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Forsyth
Area Code336 / 743
Current Population:39568
Racial Majority:African American 64.48%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 47.4%
Unemployment Rate:12.8%
Median Household Income$38307
Average Adjusted Gross Income$28750
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time20.6 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range853 - 978 ft.
Area34 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.16529846, -80.23815918

Zip Code 27105 Description

Zip Code 27105 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 27105 is primarily located in Forsyth County. The official US Postal Service name for 27105 is WINSTON SALEM, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27105 are contained within or border the city limits of Winston-Salem, NC, Walkertown, NC, . The area code for zip code 27105 is 336. 27105 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27105 is 12.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 12.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27105 decreased to 39568 from 40713 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27105 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 27105 public schools is Black. 79.8% of students in 27105 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7898 18.89% 7901 +-0%
 Black Or African American 26964 64.48% 24187 +11%
 Hispanic 6307 15.08% 6386 -1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.06% 133 -81%
 Asian 81 0.19% 232 -65%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 87 0.21% 39 +123%
 Other Race 71 0.18% 71 +6%
 Two Or More Races 619 0.92% 619 -38%

Zip Code 27105 Race/Ethnicity

 White 18.5%
 Black Or African American 47.4%
 Hispanic 28.5%
 Asian 1.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 3.5%

Zip Code 27105 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3956840713
Male Population46.80%
Female Population53.20%
Total Households14803
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
79.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
90.0%
Median Household Income$38307
Income Under $50K Per Year62.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.20%
27105 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 5Virginia FoxxRepublican
North Carolina District 12Alma AdamsDemocrat
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27105 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
72Derwin MontgomeryDemocrat
74Debra ConradRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$81575
Average Real Estate Sale Price$56744
Current Unemployment Level 12.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
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 27105 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)27293644536166645845372946
Avg Max Temp (°F)48526170788488868071615169
Avg Precip (In.)3.993.464.473.584.343.994.233.644.093.643.193.3845.99
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Winston-Salem, NC
CBSA Type27105
CBSA Population480688
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours