Denton, NC 27239 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 27239: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Denton, NC 27239

Not Acceptable, USPS
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  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Davidson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.618, Longitude -80.111
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 27239 has segments in 2 Counties (Davidson, Randolph).

  • Businesses Addresses: 300
  • PO Box Addresses: 658
  • Residential Addresses: 3,501
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,501

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

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Denton, NC 27239 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 9,645
Population in Households 9,587
Population in Familes 8,071
Population in Group Qrtrs 58
Population Density2 61
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $47,313
Average Household Income $60,085
Per Capita Income $24,157


Total Housing Units 4,539 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,978 (65.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 875 (19.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 686 (15.1%)
Median Home Value $141,026
Average Home Value $207,220


Total Households 3,853
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 2,752
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 0.6% 0.68%
Households 0.49% 0.6%
Families 0.37% 0.52%
Median Household Income   2.72%
Per Capita Income   3.15%

Denton, NC 27239 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27239 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 # 316 59th
Population Density # 571 26th
Diversity Index # 748 4th
Median Household Income # 353 55th
Per Capita Income # 385 50th

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