Greensboro, NC 27405 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27405: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Greensboro, NC 27405

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  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Guilford County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.111, Longitude -79.741
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,391
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 19,960
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,749
    • Single Family Addresses: 16,211

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

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Greensboro, NC 27405 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 49,509
Daytime Population: Workers 21,063
Daytime Population: Residents 29,587
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 50,650
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.02
Population in Households 48,412
Population in Familes 37,603
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,097
Population Density2 1,596
Diversity Index3 69


Median Household Income $32,508
Average Household Income $47,295
Per Capita Income $18,643


Total Housing Units 21,672 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,968 (41.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,092 (46.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,612 (12.1%)
Median Home Value $115,644
Average Home Value $148,980


Total Households 19,060
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 11,648
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 1.06% 0.86%
Households 0.86% 0.79%
Families 0.76% 0.7%
Median Household Income   0.56%
Per Capita Income   2.08%

Greensboro, NC 27405 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27405 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 # 31 96th
Population Density # 73 91st
Diversity Index # 83 90th
Median Household Income # 691 12th
Per Capita Income # 675 14th

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