Tobaccoville, NC 27050 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27050: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Tobaccoville, NC 27050

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Forsyth County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.233, Longitude -80.396
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 27050 has segments in 2 Counties (Forsyth, Stokes).

  • Businesses Addresses: 64
  • PO Box Addresses: 111
  • Residential Addresses: 1,624
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,624

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Tobaccoville, NC 27050 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 4,030
Population in Households 4,030
Population in Familes 3,427
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 159
Diversity Index2 27


Median Household Income $56,903
Average Household Income $69,712
Per Capita Income $28,577


Total Housing Units 1,780 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,385 (77.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 267 (15.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 128 ( 7.2%)
Median Home Value $153,296
Average Home Value $194,314


Total Households 1,652
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 1,179
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.76% 0.8%
Households 0.8% 0.8%
Families 0.68% 0.74%
Median Household Income   2.3%
Per Capita Income   2.55%

Tobaccoville, NC 27050 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27050 to the other 775 ZIP Codes in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 478 38th
Population Density # 352 55th
Diversity Index # 582 25th
Median Household Income # 143 82nd
Per Capita Income # 211 73rd

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