Greensboro, NC 27403 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27403: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Greensboro, NC 27403

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Guilford County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.066, Longitude -79.823
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 697
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 8,963
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,135
    • Single Family Addresses: 7,828

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

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Greensboro, NC 27403 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 21,272
Population in Households 19,751
Population in Familes 10,748
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,521
Population Density1 3,688
Diversity Index2 62


Median Household Income $34,508
Average Household Income $59,246
Per Capita Income $24,798


Total Housing Units 9,811 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,621 (36.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,095 (51.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,095 (11.2%)
Median Home Value $180,650
Average Home Value $217,371


Total Households 8,716
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 3,570
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 0.48% 0.57%
Households 0.37% 0.56%
Families -0.02% 0.31%
Median Household Income   2.08%
Per Capita Income   1.66%

Greensboro, NC 27403 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27403 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 # 183 77th
Population Density # 17 98th
Diversity Index # 160 79th
Median Household Income # 676 13th
Per Capita Income # 353 55th

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