Greensboro, NC 27408 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 27408: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Greensboro, NC 27408

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Country Park Acres, NC 27408
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Plaza, NC 27408

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Guilford County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.106, Longitude -79.817
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,331
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 8,487
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 978
    • Single Family Addresses: 7,509

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

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Greensboro, NC 27408 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 17,441
Daytime Population: Workers 30,599
Daytime Population: Residents 8,919
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 39,518
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 2.27
Population in Households 17,429
Population in Familes 13,216
Population in Group Qrtrs 12
Population Density2 2,213
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $62,312
Average Household Income $102,008
Per Capita Income $46,538


Total Housing Units 8,717 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,639 (64.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,315 (26.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 763 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $201,391
Average Home Value $313,025


Total Households 7,954
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 4,654
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 0.35% 0.53%
Households 0.36% 0.53%
Families 0.13% 0.39%
Median Household Income   2.5%
Per Capita Income   1.97%

Greensboro, NC 27408 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 27408 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 # 215 73rd
Population Density # 43 95th
Diversity Index # 508 35th
Median Household Income # 80 90th
Per Capita Income # 27 97th

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