Climax, NC 27233 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27233: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Climax, NC 27233

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Guilford County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.932, Longitude -79.699
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 27233 has segments in 2 Counties (Guilford, Randolph).

  • Businesses Addresses: 63
  • PO Box Addresses: 119
  • Residential Addresses: 1,297
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,297

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

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Climax, NC 27233 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 3,255
Population in Households 3,190
Population in Familes 2,760
Population in Group Qrtrs 65
Population Density2 138
Diversity Index3 23


Median Household Income $54,348
Average Household Income $68,781
Per Capita Income $27,413


Total Housing Units 1,362 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,052 (77.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 221 (16.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 89 ( 6.5%)
Median Home Value $167,361
Average Home Value $186,098


Total Households 1,273
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 953
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 0.39% 0.49%
Households 0.34% 0.47%
Families 0.23% 0.4%
Median Household Income   2.09%
Per Capita Income   2.42%

Climax, NC 27233 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27233 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 # 518 33rd
Population Density # 382 51st
Diversity Index # 627 19th
Median Household Income # 180 77th
Per Capita Income # 246 68th

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