Zip Code 27229 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCandor
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Montgomery
Area Code910
Current Population:3929
Racial Majority:White 46.59%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 63.4%
Unemployment Rate:9.0%
Median Household Income$36356
Average Adjusted Gross Income$29370
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time26.2 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range384 - 696 ft.
Area86 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.22805023, -79.77559662

Zip Code 27229 Description

Zip Code 27229 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 27229 is primarily located in Montgomery County. The official US Postal Service name for 27229 is CANDOR, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27229 are contained within or border the city limits of Candor, NC, Norman, NC, . The area code for zip code 27229 is 910. 27229 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27229 is 9.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is higher 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 27229 decreased to 3929 from 3942 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27229 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27229 public schools is Hispanic. -2.7% of students in 27229 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1742 46.59% 1848 -6%
 Black Or African American 705 18.86% 812 -13%
 Hispanic 1229 32.87% 1203 +2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 13 -100%
 Asian 63 1.68% 11 +473%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 42 0% 42 -100%

Zip Code 27229 Race/Ethnicity

 White 18.9%
 Black Or African American 15.5%
 Hispanic 63.4%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 1.2%

Zip Code 27229 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population39293942
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households1399
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
-2.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$36356
Income Under $50K Per Year67.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.90%
27229 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 8Richard HudsonRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$78000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$149338
Current Unemployment Level 9.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65c - Sand Hills
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 27229 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)31334048576569686249413450
Avg Max Temp (°F)50556372798689888272635371
Avg Precip (In.)4.573.624.533.163.614.255.064.424.33.743.253.3247.83
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours