Zip Code 27306 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMount Gilead
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Montgomery
Secondary County: Richmond
Area Code910
Current Population:6176
Racial Majority:White 55.29%
Public School Racial Majority:White 53.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.3%
Median Household Income$36341
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52560
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time23.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range203 - 640 ft.
Area175 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.21664000, -79.97743200

Zip Code 27306 Description

Zip Code 27306 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 27306 is primarily located in Montgomery County. Portions of 27306 are also located in Richmond County. The official US Postal Service name for 27306 is MOUNT GILEAD, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27306 are contained within or border the city limits of Mount Gilead, NC, . Zip code 27306 is within area code 910, area code 980 and area code 704. 27306 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27306 is 5.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% 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 27306 decreased to 6176 from 6292 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27306 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 27306 public schools is White. -2% of students in 27306 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3683 55.29% 3894 -5%
 Black Or African American 2018 30.3% 1818 +11%
 Hispanic 221 3.32% 130 +70%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 377 5.66% 23 +1539%
 Asian 350 5.25% 253 +38%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.11% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 57 0.08% 57 -91%

Zip Code 27306 Race/Ethnicity

 White 53.6%
 Black Or African American 31.6%
 Hispanic 7.8%
 Asian 4.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.3%

Zip Code 27306 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population61766292
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households2611
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
-2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$36341
Income Under $50K Per Year62.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.70%
27306 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 8Richard HudsonRepublican
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27306 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
66Ken GoodmanDemocrat
67Clayton SasserRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$184935
Average Real Estate Sale Price$142131
Current Unemployment Level 5.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
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 27306 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30334047566569686249403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)51566574808790888373645572
Avg Precip (In.)4.423.684.483.073.814.234.814.314.074.053.183.4647.56
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 27306
1 High School
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 27306
1 Middle School
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 27306
1 Elementary School