High Point, NC 27262 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27262: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
High Point, NC 27262

Not Acceptable, USPS
Emerywood, NC 27262

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Guilford County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.956, Longitude -80.041
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 27262 has segments in 2 Counties (Davidson, Guilford).

  • Businesses Addresses: 1,590
  • PO Box Addresses: 321
  • Residential Addresses: 9,746
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,609
    • Single Family Addresses: 8,137

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

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  1. 27262 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 27262 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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High Point, NC 27262 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 23,466
Population in Households 22,008
Population in Familes 17,185
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,458
Population Density2 1,762
Diversity Index3 68


Median Household Income $43,829
Average Household Income $65,545
Per Capita Income $27,534


Total Housing Units 11,112 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,123 (46.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,316 (38.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,673 (15.1%)
Median Home Value $170,234
Average Home Value $221,574


Total Households 9,439
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 5,716
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.48% 0.55%
Households 0.38% 0.54%
Families 0.21% 0.42%
Median Household Income   2.49%
Per Capita Income   2.13%

High Point, NC 27262 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27262 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 # 165 79th
Population Density # 64 92nd
Diversity Index # 89 88th
Median Household Income # 423 46th
Per Capita Income # 241 69th

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