Zip Code 27263 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHigh Point
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Randolph
Secondary County: Guilford
Area Code336 / 743
Alternate Zip Code NamesARCHDALE
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesALLEN JAY
Current Population:21414
Racial Majority:White 75.75%
Public School Racial Majority:White 62%
Unemployment Rate:16.6%
Median Household Income$46381
Average Adjusted Gross Income$42050
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time20.7 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range715 - 873 ft.
Area41 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.90488052, -79.94609070

Zip Code 27263 Description

Zip Code 27263 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 27263 is primarily located in Randolph County. Portions of 27263 are also located in Guilford County. The official US Postal Service name for 27263 is HIGH POINT, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27263 are contained within or border the city limits of Archdale, NC, High Point, NC, Trinity, NC, and Thomasville, NC. The area code for zip code 27263 is 336. 27263 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27263 is 16.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% 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 27263 increased to 21414 from 19181 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27263 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27263 public schools is White. 65.8% of students in 27263 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 16342 75.75% 16175 +1%
 Black Or African American 2135 9.9% 1940 +10%
 Hispanic 1098 5.09% 1491 -26%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 213 0.99% 134 +59%
 Asian 1470 6.81% 1351 +9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 28 0.13% 28 +4%
 Two Or More Races 291 1.33% 291 -1%

Zip Code 27263 Race/Ethnicity

 White 62%
 Black Or African American 12.7%
 Hispanic 12.5%
 Asian 9.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 3%

Zip Code 27263 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2141419181
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households8563
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
65.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$46381
Income Under $50K Per Year54.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.30%
27263 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 2George HoldingRepublican
North Carolina District 6Mark WalkerRepublican
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27263 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
60Cecil BrockmanDemocrat
61Pricey HarrisonDemocrat
70Pat HurleyRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$151198
Average Real Estate Sale Price$108358
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 7b: 5F to 10F
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 27263 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)29313846556368666047393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)49546372798589878172625370
Avg Precip (In.)4.093.474.283.64.233.944.264.093.983.533.193.3445.98
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Greensboro-High Point, NC
CBSA Type27263
CBSA Population721646
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours