Zip Code 27233 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameClimax
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Randolph
Secondary County: Guilford
Area Code336 / 743
Current Population:3390
Racial Majority:White 86.15%
Public School Racial Majority:White 82.4%
Unemployment Rate:10.8%
Median Household Income$49155
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54970
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time24.9 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range663 - 797 ft.
Area22 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.93576813, -79.70081329

Zip Code 27233 Description

Zip Code 27233 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 27233 is primarily located in Randolph County. Portions of 27233 are also located in Guilford County. The official US Postal Service name for 27233 is CLIMAX, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27233 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 27233 is 336. 27233 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27233 is 10.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% 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 27233 decreased to 3390 from 3424 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27233 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27233 public schools is White. 39.3% of students in 27233 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2562 86.15% 3135 -18%
 Black Or African American 83 2.79% 87 -5%
 Hispanic 210 7.06% 101 +108%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 25 -100%
 Asian 92 3.09% 5 +1740%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 6 0% 6 -100%
 Two Or More Races 31 0.91% 31 -13%

Zip Code 27233 Race/Ethnicity

 White 82.4%
 Black Or African American 5.4%
 Hispanic 9.1%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.1%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 27233 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population33903424
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households1343
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$49155
Income Under $50K Per Year50.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.90%
27233 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 2George HoldingRepublican
North Carolina District 6Mark WalkerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$212214
Average Real Estate Sale Price$120000
Current Unemployment Level 10.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.3%
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 45b - Southern Outer Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 27233 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28303845556367665947383147
Avg Max Temp (°F)49536171788589878171615270
Avg Precip (In.)4.23.534.323.464.344.044.354.044.143.553.153.2646.37
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Greensboro-High Point, NC
CBSA Type27233
CBSA Population721646
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours