Zip Code 27406 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGreensboro
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Guilford
Area Code336 / 743
Current Population:56458
Racial Majority:African American 54.7%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 44.9%
Unemployment Rate:15.3%
Median Household Income$48211
Average Adjusted Gross Income$39630
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time22.1 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range702 - 850 ft.
Area70 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.99420929, -79.81118011

Zip Code 27406 Description

Zip Code 27406 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greensboro - Winston-Salem metro area. Zip code 27406 is primarily located in Guilford County. The official US Postal Service name for 27406 is GREENSBORO, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 27406 are contained within or border the city limits of Greensboro, NC, Forest Oaks, NC, and Pleasant Garden, NC. The area code for zip code 27406 is 336. 27406 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 27406 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 27406 increased to 56458 from 50336 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 27406 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 27406 public schools is Black. 66.1% of students in 27406 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 18412 32.27% 17642 +4%
 Black Or African American 31208 54.7% 32556 -4%
 Hispanic 4300 7.54% 3868 +11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 309 0.54% 343 -10%
 Asian 959 1.68% 891 +8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.02% 18 -22%
 Other Race 120 0.15% 120 -31%
 Two Or More Races 1020 3.09% 1020 +73%

Zip Code 27406 Race/Ethnicity

 White 32.6%
 Black Or African American 44.9%
 Hispanic 15.2%
 Asian 3.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 3.2%

Zip Code 27406 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population5645850336
Male Population47.10%
Female Population52.90%
Total Households22367
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$48211
Income Under $50K Per Year51.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.50%
27406 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 6Mark WalkerRepublican
North Carolina District 12Alma AdamsDemocrat
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27406 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
58Amos L. Quick, IIIDemocrat
59Jon HardisterRepublican
60Cecil BrockmanDemocrat
61Pricey HarrisonDemocrat
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27406 North Carolina State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
27Michael GarrettDemocrat
28Gladys A. RobinsonDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$168190
Average Real Estate Sale Price$106600
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 27406 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28303745546367665946383147
Avg Max Temp (°F)48526171788488878171615269
Avg Precip (In.)4.043.434.233.484.223.944.323.974.13.513.133.2745.66
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Greensboro-High Point, NC
CBSA Type27406
CBSA Population721646
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours