Star, NC 27356 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27356: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Star, NC 27356

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Montgomery County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.398, Longitude -79.785
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 27356 has segments in 2 Counties (Montgomery, Moore).

  • Businesses Addresses: 79
  • PO Box Addresses: 324
  • Residential Addresses: 948
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 948

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

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Star, NC 27356 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 3,387
Population in Households 3,344
Population in Familes 2,792
Population in Group Qrtrs 43
Population Density1 53
Diversity Index2 44


Median Household Income $37,956
Average Household Income $51,408
Per Capita Income $20,995


Total Housing Units 1,659 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 946 (57.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 423 (25.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 290 (17.5%)
Median Home Value $87,733
Average Home Value $123,969


Total Households 1,369
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 917
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 0.09% -0.04%
Households 0.12% -0.04%
Families -0.03% -0.11%
Median Household Income   2.77%
Per Capita Income   2.66%

Star, NC 27356 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27356 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 # 510 34th
Population Density # 597 23rd
Diversity Index # 429 45th
Median Household Income # 589 24th
Per Capita Income # 583 25th

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