Zip Code 27106 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWinston-Salem
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Forsyth
Area Code336 / 743
Current Population:45015
Racial Majority:White 57.53%
Public School Racial Majority:White 45.2%
Unemployment Rate:8.2%
Median Household Income$56619
Average Adjusted Gross Income$88290
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.1 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range814 - 929 ft.
Area29 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.14654922, -80.32440186

Zip Code 27106 Description

Zip Code 27106 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 27106 is primarily located in Forsyth County. The official US Postal Service name for 27106 is WINSTON SALEM, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27106 are contained within or border the city limits of Winston-Salem, NC, Bethania, NC, and Lewisville, NC. The area code for zip code 27106 is 336. 27106 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27106 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 27106 increased to 45015 from 39805 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27106 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27106 public schools is White. 48.7% of students in 27106 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 26338 57.53% 26621 -1%
 Black Or African American 10305 22.51% 10669 -3%
 Hispanic 7237 15.81% 5795 +25%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 230 0.5% 106 +117%
 Asian 1098 2.4% 973 +13%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 49 -100%
 Other Race 89 0.25% 89 +30%
 Two Or More Races 713 1% 713 -36%

Zip Code 27106 Race/Ethnicity

 White 45.2%
 Black Or African American 28%
 Hispanic 19.2%
 Asian 2.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 4.4%

Zip Code 27106 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4501539805
Male Population46.80%
Female Population53.20%
Total Households18988
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
48.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
54.5%
Median Household Income$56619
Income Under $50K Per Year44.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year25.10%
27106 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 5Virginia FoxxRepublican
North Carolina District 12Alma AdamsDemocrat
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27106 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
72Derwin MontgomeryDemocrat
74Debra ConradRepublican
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27106 North Carolina State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
31Joyce KrawiecRepublican
32Paul A. Lowe Jr.Democrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$279288
Average Real Estate Sale Price$220809
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 27106 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)27293644536266655845373046
Avg Max Temp (°F)48536271788589878171615170
Avg Precip (In.)43.494.473.554.33.994.143.64.053.643.173.3945.78
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Winston-Salem, NC
CBSA Type27106
CBSA Population480688
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours