Zip Code 27401 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGreensboro
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Guilford
Area Code336 / 743
Current Population:21932
Racial Majority:African American 70.57%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 74.8%
Unemployment Rate:15.3%
Median Household Income$32703
Average Adjusted Gross Income$37020
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time18.3 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range781 - 807 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.07025909, -79.76811218

Zip Code 27401 Description

Zip Code 27401 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 27401 is primarily located in Guilford County. The official US Postal Service name for 27401 is GREENSBORO, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27401 are contained within or border the city limits of Greensboro, NC, . The area code for zip code 27401 is 336. 27401 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27401 is 15.3% 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 27401 increased to 21932 from 19172 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27401 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 27401 public schools is Black. 80.4% of students in 27401 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4486 21.64% 4020 +12%
 Black Or African American 14627 70.57% 15934 -8%
 Hispanic 856 4.13% 1167 -27%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 0.26% 98 -46%
 Asian 306 1.48% 273 +12%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.06% 7 +86%
 Other Race 56 0.71% 56 +163%
 Two Or More Races 377 1.15% 377 -37%

Zip Code 27401 Race/Ethnicity

 White 8.6%
 Black Or African American 74.8%
 Hispanic 9.7%
 Asian 3.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 2.6%

Zip Code 27401 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2193219172
Male Population47.10%
Female Population52.90%
Total Households7927
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
80.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
88.9%
Median Household Income$32703
Income Under $50K Per Year69.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.90%
27401 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 12Alma AdamsDemocrat
North Carolina District 6Mark WalkerRepublican
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27401 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
57Ashton ClemmonsDemocrat
58Amos L. Quick, IIIDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$127612
Average Real Estate Sale Price$127173
Current Unemployment Level 15.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.6%
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 DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 27401 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)27293745546267655946373046
Avg Max Temp (°F)48526170788488878171615169
Avg Precip (In.)3.993.394.213.444.153.924.373.94.133.513.093.2545.35
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Greensboro-High Point, NC
CBSA Type27401
CBSA Population721646
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours