Zip Code 27239 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDenton
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Davidson
Secondary County: Randolph
Area Code336 / 743
Current Population:9079
Racial Majority:White 96.92%
Public School Racial Majority:White 95.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.4%
Median Household Income$42710
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52520
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time28.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range518 - 784 ft.
Area162 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.60397900, -80.08818800

Zip Code 27239 Description

Zip Code 27239 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 27239 is primarily located in Davidson County. Portions of 27239 are also located in Randolph County. The official US Postal Service name for 27239 is DENTON, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27239 are contained within or border the city limits of Denton, NC, Asheboro, NC, . The area code for zip code 27239 is 336. 27239 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27239 is 5.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27239 increased to 9079 from 8528 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27239 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27239 public schools is White. 57.8% of students in 27239 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8425 96.92% 8814 -4%
 Black Or African American 23 0.26% 30 -23%
 Hispanic 164 1.89% 131 +25%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.12% 20 -50%
 Asian 0 0% 20 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.12% 0 +0%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 59 0.7% 59 +3%

Zip Code 27239 Race/Ethnicity

 White 95.3%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 2.5%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 27239 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population90798528
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households3662
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
57.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$42710
Income Under $50K Per Year58.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.70%
27239 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 8Richard HudsonRepublican
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27239 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
78Allen McNeillRepublican
80Steven JarvisRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$167566
Average Real Estate Sale Price$96094
Current Unemployment Level 5.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45c - Carolina Slate Belt
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 27239 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)29313846556368666047393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)50546372798589878172625371
Avg Precip (In.)4.163.614.423.414.084.084.233.894.033.643.233.3346.12
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Thomasville-Lexington, NC
CBSA Type27239
CBSA Population161188
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours