High Point, NC 27268 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27268: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
High Point, NC 27268

Not Acceptable, USPS
High Point University, NC 27268

  • Businesses Addresses: 1
  • Single Family Addresses: 0
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Guilford County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.012, Longitude -80.001
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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High Point, NC 27268 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,668
Population in Households 203
Population in Familes 46
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,465
Population Density1 14,367
Diversity Index2 57


Total Households 29
Average Household Size 7.0
Family Households 15
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 29 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12 (41.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 17 (58.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 0
Median Home Value $100,000
Average Home Value $112,500


Median Household Income $33,394
Average Household Income $49,469
Per Capita Income $8,016
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.87% 0.13%
Households 0.49% 1.34%
Families 0.96% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.01%
Per Capita Income   0.4%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

High Point, NC 27268 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27268 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 # 643 18th
Population Density1 # 2 100th
Diversity Index2 # 246 69th
Median Household Income # 676 14th
Per Capita Income # 768 2nd

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