Homes for sale in 27455
Why do people live here?
There are generally many homes for sale in 27455. The 27455 zip code includes neighborhoods in northern Guilford county in Greensboro, NC. People choose 27455 for its many lakefront properties, low crime, excellent public and private schools, and convenience to Greensboro and Summerfield, NC. Residents of 27455 have easy access to the Piedmont Triad International Airport, local outdoor attractions like the Greensboro Country Park, Guilford Courthouse National Military Park, Lake Jeannette, Lake Brandt, Bur-Mil Park and numerous watershed walking trails.
Lake Jeanette, which many neighborhoods in 27455 surround, is a man made lake built by the prominent Greensboro Cone family—of Cone Mills (now International Textile Group)—as a working lake to accommodate the mill’s need for water. The lake, which is fed by Richland Creek and many other springs, was named after Jeanette Cone, one of the Cones’ granddaughters. Today, the lake is primarily used for recreation, but its overflow goes into Lake Townsend, one of Greensboro’s reservoirs. The Lake Jeanette Marina is a legal wildlife sanctuary and home to the Project WILD Center.
The 27455 zip code has a total population just under 30,000, with a low population density of 970 people per square mile. Residents of the 27455 zip code are very well educated – 94.5% of people over 25 have a high school diploma, and 46.8% have a bachelor’s degree or higher. The area is generally affluent, with an average household income of nearly $70,000/year.
At any given time, you will find numerous homes for sale in 27455. Some of the best neighborhoods in 27455 include:
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What schools do kids who live in 27455 attend?
Most residents of 27455 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 27455 area of Greensboro, check out Greensboro, NC School Reports on our website. To view homes for sale near the schools in 27455, click here.
- Jesse Wharton Elementary School
- Joyner Elementary School
- Northern Elementary School
- Mendenhall Middle School
- Northern Middle School
- Page High School
- Northern High School
27455 children also attend some of Greensboro’s private schools, many of which are located in or near the area, including:
- Caldwell Academy
- Guilford Day School
- Noble Academy
- New Garden Friends School
- Greensboro Day School
- Canterbury School