Homes for sale in 27310
Why do people live here?
There are generally many homes for sale in 27310. The 27310 zip code includes neighborhoods in northwest Guilford County in Oak Ridge, NC. The Town of Oak Ridge is growing rapidly, in part due to its convenience to Kernersville, Greensboro, Summerfield, Winston-Salem, and the rest of the Piedmont Triad area. Formerly farmland, the area began being developed as affluent residential communities, eventually incorporating as a town in 1988. Oak Ridge is known for its exceptional schools, larger homes, and the Oak Ridge Military Academy, a notable landmark. The school is a private college-preparatory military boarding school, which was established as a school in 1852 and became a military school in 1917. NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt, Jr., attended the Academy in the late 1980s; and a 1996 graduate, Nancy Mellette, enrolled in The Citadel (then all-male) as one of its first female cadets after a high-profile lawsuit. Popular with tourists and locals alike is the Old Mill of Guilford, a fully operational water-powered grist mill founded on Beaver Creek in what is now Oak Ridge in 1767 to grind grain for Guilford County’s early settlers. The Old Mill features lovely surroundings and excellent whole-grain products, which are shipped across the country. The 27310 zip code has a total population just over 6,500 people, with a low population density of 407 people per square mile. Residents of the 27310 zip code are very well educated – 96% of people over 25 have a high school diploma, and 49.8% have a bachelor’s degree or higher. The area is known as an affluent one, with an average household income of more than $80,000/year.
At any given time, you will find numerous homes for sale in 27310. Some of the best neighborhoods in 27310 include:
Market analysis for 27310
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What’s going on in the 27310 community?
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What schools do kids who live in 27310 attend?
Most residents of 27310 enjoy highly rated, relatively new schools that have excellent test scores, low student-to-teacher ratios, and active PTAs. To get local school scores, report cards and more information about the elementary schools, middle schools and high schools, both public and private, serving the 27310 area of Oak Ridge, check out Oak Ridge, NC School Reports. on our website. To view homes for sale near the schools in 27310, click here.
- Oak Ridge Elementary School
- Stokesdale Elementary School
- Northwest Guilford Middle School
- Northwest Guilford High School
27310 children also attend some of the area’s best private schools, many of which are located near the area, including:
- Caldwell Academy
- Guilford Day School
- Noble Academy
- New Garden Friends School
- Greensboro Day School
- Canterbury School
- High Point Christian Academy
- Wesleyan Christian Academy