King, NC 27021 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27021: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
King, NC 27021

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 481
  • Single Family Addresses: 6,590
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 383
  • County: Stokes County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.287, Longitude -80.356
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 27021 has segments in 2 Counties (Forsyth, Stokes).

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King, NC 27021 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 17,735
Daytime Population: Workers 4,369
Daytime Population: Residents 10,035
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 14,404
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 17,513
Population in Familes 14,594
Population in Group Qrtrs 222
Population Density2 338
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $45,895
Average Household Income $59,900
Per Capita Income $24,626


Total Housing Units 7,832 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,294 (67.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,905 (24.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 633 ( 8.1%)
Median Home Value $139,346
Average Home Value $175,132


Total Households 7,199
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 4,973
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.04% -0.22%
Households 0.13% -0.14%
Families -0.02% -0.24%
Median Household Income   2.43%
Per Capita Income   2.89%

King, NC 27021 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27021 to the other 782 ZIP Codes in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 212 73rd
Population Density # 232 70th
Diversity Index # 711 9th
Median Household Income # 318 59th
Per Capita Income # 314 60th

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