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Zip Code 27053 - Westfield, North Carolina

Primary CityWestfield, North Carolina
Area of Zip Code 2705367.99 sq mi
Male Population1,558 (50.5%)
Female Population1,530 (49.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +60.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +7.6%
Median Age44.6 years
Male Median Age43.6 years
Female Median Age45.7 years
Area Codes336
NeighborhoodsBrown Mountain, Gap
Local TimeTuesday 5:50 AM
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time
Coordinates36.472790044666404° / -80.34825188200594°
Related Zip Codes270472705027051270522705427055

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Zip Code 27053 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density28.4 / mi²34.0 / mi²42.2 / mi²45.4 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Racial demographics for Zip Code 27053

 White: 88.9%
 Black Or African American: 6.9%
 Hispanic or Latino: 2.7%
 Other: 1.5%

27053 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 7.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Zip Code 27053+60.2%+33.4%+7.6%
North Carolina+99.6%+54.2%+27.7%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Zip Code 27053 Median Age

Median Age: 44.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Zip Code 2705344.6 years45.7 years43.6 years
North Carolina37.5 years38.8 years36.1 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Zip Code 27053 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 58757145
85 Plus124658
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Zip Code 27053 Population Density

Population Density: 45.4 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Zip Code 270533,08867.99 sq mi45.4 / mi²
North Carolina10.3 million53,819.4 sq mi191.9 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Zip Code 27053 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1710 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in 27053
 Brown Mountain: 60%
 Gap: 30%
 British Woods: 10%

Stats and Demographics for Zip Code 27053

Households in 270531,316
People per Household2.53
Average House Value$76,400
Income per Household$32,768


Business Distribution by Industry
 Religion: 16.3%
 Local Services: 13.4%
 Industry: 11.9%
 Automotive: 7.4%
 Restaurants: 5.9%
 Shopping: 5.9%
 Education: 5.4%
 Food: 5.4%
 Home Services: 5.4%
 Hotels & Travel: 5%
 Medical: 5%
 Other: 12.9%

Business distribution by price for Zip Code 27053

 Inexpensive: 33.3%
 Moderate: 33.3%
 Expensive: 16.7%
 Very Expensive: 16.7%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Zip Code 27053 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Zip Code 2705359,923 t19.4 t881.3 t/mi²
North Carolina168,507,440 t16.3 t3,130 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Zip Code 27053 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)59,923 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita19.4 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneMedium (5)
FloodHigh (7)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
9/13/7611:54 AM3.343.8 km5,000 mVirginia-North Carolina border regionusgs.gov
11/11/7512:10 AM3.291.1 km15,000 mWest Virginiausgs.gov
2/13/991:30 AM4.582.5 kmNoneVirginia-North Carolina border regionusgs.gov
11/25/9812:00 PM4.582.5 kmNoneVirginia-North Carolina border regionusgs.gov
2/5/9812:00 PM4.482.5 kmNoneVirginia-North Carolina border regionusgs.gov
5/31/9710:58 AM5.697 kmNoneWest Virginiausgs.gov
5/3/979:18 AM4.376.4 kmNoneWest Virginiausgs.gov
8/31/612:29 AM579.2 kmNoneVirginia-North Carolina border regionusgs.gov
3/9/287:07 PM4.666.3 kmNoneVirginia-North Carolina border regionusgs.gov


Percentage of businesses by city in 27053
 Westfield, North Carolina: 91.7%
 Quaker Gap, North Carolina: 4.8%
 Other: 3.6%

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