Zip Code 27212 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBlanch
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Caswell
Area Code336 / 743
Current Population:2580
Racial Majority:African American 54.93%
Unemployment Rate:8.6%
Median Household Income$42788
Average Adjusted Gross Income$41920
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time27.9 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range456 - 554 ft.
Area50 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.49969864, -79.31578064

Zip Code 27212 Description

Zip Code 27212 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 27212 is primarily located in Caswell County. The official US Postal Service name for 27212 is BLANCH, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27212 are contained within or border the city limits of Yanceyville, NC, . The area code for zip code 27212 is 336. 27212 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27212 is 8.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 8.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 8.4%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27212 increased to 2580 from 1456 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27212 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 27212 public schools is . % of students in 27212 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 790 39.78% 1210 -35%
 Black Or African American 1091 54.93% 1211 -10%
 Hispanic 80 4.03% 100 -20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.15% 18 -83%
 Asian 0 0% 5 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 32 1.11% 32 -31%

Zip Code 27212 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 27212 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population25801456
Male Population69.70%
Female Population30.30%
Total Households600
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$42788
Income Under $50K Per Year58.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.10%
27212 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 6Mark WalkerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$113750
Average Real Estate Sale Price$100627
Current Unemployment Level 8.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45e - Northern Inner Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 27212 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)27293644536267655946373046
Avg Max Temp (°F)49536272798589888272625270
Avg Precip (In.)4.083.374.293.594.013.724.423.74.123.653.133.2145.3
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 27212
Bartlett Yancey High SchoolCaswell
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 27212
N L Dillard Middle SchoolCaswell