Zip Code 27127 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWinston-Salem
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Forsyth
Secondary County: Davidson
Area Code336 / 743
Current Population:34138
Racial Majority:White 55.48%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 34.7%
Unemployment Rate:8.2%
Median Household Income$52066
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47380
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time19.1 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range725 - 856 ft.
Area30 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.02985001, -80.29168701

Zip Code 27127 Description

Zip Code 27127 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 27127 is primarily located in Forsyth County. Portions of 27127 are also located in Davidson County. The official US Postal Service name for 27127 is WINSTON SALEM, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27127 are contained within or border the city limits of Winston-Salem, NC, Clemmons, NC, . The area code for zip code 27127 is 336. 27127 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27127 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 27127 increased to 34138 from 26663 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27127 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27127 public schools is Hispanic. 72.6% of students in 27127 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 19995 55.48% 18725 +7%
 Black Or African American 9402 26.09% 9194 +2%
 Hispanic 5553 15.41% 4782 +16%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.05% 80 -76%
 Asian 602 1.67% 659 -9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 11 -100%
 Other Race 91 0.1% 91 -59%
 Two Or More Races 596 1.19% 596 -28%

Zip Code 27127 Race/Ethnicity

 White 28%
 Black Or African American 30.8%
 Hispanic 34.7%
 Asian 2.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 4.1%

Zip Code 27127 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3413826663
Male Population47.00%
Female Population53.00%
Total Households13923
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
72.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
85.7%
Median Household Income$52066
Income Under $50K Per Year47.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.30%
27127 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 5Virginia FoxxRepublican
North Carolina District 12Alma AdamsDemocrat
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27127 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
71Evelyn TerryDemocrat
75Donny LambethRepublican
81Larry W. PottsRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$138616
Average Real Estate Sale Price$114744
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 27127 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28303745546367655946383147
Avg Max Temp (°F)49536272788589878172615270
Avg Precip (In.)43.494.373.54.1944.053.633.943.63.163.3545.27
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Winston-Salem, NC
CBSA Type27127
CBSA Population480688
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours