Zip Code 27262 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHigh Point
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Guilford
Secondary County: Davidson
Area Code336 / 743
Current Population:23934
Racial Majority:White 56.59%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 47.2%
Unemployment Rate:16.6%
Median Household Income$47295
Average Adjusted Gross Income$63610
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time21 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range817 - 856 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.95941925, -80.04196167

Zip Code 27262 Description

Zip Code 27262 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 27262 is primarily located in Guilford County. Portions of 27262 are also located in Davidson County. The official US Postal Service name for 27262 is HIGH POINT, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27262 are contained within or border the city limits of High Point, NC, Thomasville, NC, . The area code for zip code 27262 is 336. 27262 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27262 is 16.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 12.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 27262 increased to 23934 from 23853 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27262 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27262 public schools is Black. 78.9% of students in 27262 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 13939 56.59% 14048 -1%
 Black Or African American 6484 26.32% 6162 +5%
 Hispanic 2823 11.46% 2263 +25%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 199 0.81% 136 +46%
 Asian 877 3.56% 861 +2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 16 -100%
 Other Race 30 0.1% 30 -17%
 Two Or More Races 418 1.16% 418 -32%

Zip Code 27262 Race/Ethnicity

 White 23.2%
 Black Or African American 47.2%
 Hispanic 17.4%
 Asian 8.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 3.5%

Zip Code 27262 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2393423853
Male Population46.60%
Female Population53.40%
Total Households9229
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$47295
Income Under $50K Per Year52.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.20%
27262 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 6Mark WalkerRepublican
North Carolina District 12Alma AdamsDemocrat
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27262 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
61Pricey HarrisonDemocrat
80Steven JarvisRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$159694
Average Real Estate Sale Price$140769
Current Unemployment Level 16.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.2%
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 DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 27262 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29323946556368666048393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)49546272798589878172615270
Avg Precip (In.)4.063.454.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Greensboro-High Point, NC
CBSA Type27262
CBSA Population721646
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours