Zip Code 27292 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLexington
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Davidson
Secondary County: Randolph
Area Code336 / 743
Current Population:39787
Racial Majority:White 74.97%
Public School Racial Majority:White 59.9%
Unemployment Rate:5.4%
Median Household Income$41906
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47190
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time23.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range643 - 892 ft.
Area155 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.73542600, -80.20789600

Zip Code 27292 Description

Zip Code 27292 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 27292 is primarily located in Davidson County. Portions of 27292 are also located in Randolph County. The official US Postal Service name for 27292 is LEXINGTON, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27292 are contained within or border the city limits of Lexington, NC, Denton, NC, . Zip code 27292 is within area code 336, area code 704 and area code 980. 27292 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27292 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 27292 increased to 39787 from 38889 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27292 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27292 public schools is White. 68.2% of students in 27292 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 29267 74.97% 30295 -3%
 Black Or African American 5567 14.26% 5266 +6%
 Hispanic 3147 8.06% 3091 +2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 264 0.68% 130 +103%
 Asian 343 0.88% 433 -21%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 26 0.07% 2 +1200%
 Other Race 64 0.03% 64 -80%
 Two Or More Races 506 1.05% 506 -19%

Zip Code 27292 Race/Ethnicity

 White 59.9%
 Black Or African American 15.2%
 Hispanic 17.5%
 Asian 2.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 4.4%

Zip Code 27292 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3978738889
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households15541
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
68.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$41906
Income Under $50K Per Year58.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.40%
27292 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 8Richard HudsonRepublican
North Carolina District 12Alma AdamsDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All North Carolina Congressional Districts

27292 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
80Steven JarvisRepublican
81Larry W. PottsRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$177854
Average Real Estate Sale Price$119602
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 7a: 0F to 5F
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 27292 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)29313845556367665947383147
Avg Max Temp (°F)50556373798589878272625371
Avg Precip (In.)4.063.674.333.533.984.053.843.583.83.573.373.3545.14
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Thomasville-Lexington, NC
CBSA Type27292
CBSA Population161188
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours