Lexington, NC 27292 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 27292: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lexington, NC 27292

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  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Davidson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.826, Longitude -80.278
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 27292 has segments in 2 Counties (Davidson, Randolph).

  • Businesses Addresses: 1,182
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 16,308
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 653
    • Single Family Addresses: 15,655

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Lexington, NC 27292 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 40,751
Daytime Population: Workers 16,034
Daytime Population: Residents 24,259
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 40,293
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 39,647
Population in Familes 32,670
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,104
Population Density2 279
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $39,187
Average Household Income $53,717
Per Capita Income $21,417


Total Housing Units 19,062 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,169 (53.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,556 (29.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,337 (17.5%)
Median Home Value $135,326
Average Home Value $187,096


Total Households 15,725
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 10,855
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 0.28% 0.37%
Households 0.12% 0.28%
Families -0.03% 0.19%
Median Household Income   1.67%
Per Capita Income   2.77%

Lexington, NC 27292 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27292 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 # 59 93rd
Population Density # 264 66th
Diversity Index # 380 51st
Median Household Income # 517 34th
Per Capita Income # 507 35th

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