NC

National Population : 333,590,059
North Carolina State Population : 10,753,007

About High Point, NC

High Point, NC is located in Guilford County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for High Point is about 125,027 with about 777 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 179,913.

The Average Home Value is $131,175.00, which is roughly 18% lower than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 30% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $42,902.25, which is roughly 14% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 25% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for High Point is about 8%.

North Carolina is ranked #52 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 6.19 out of 100.

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Voting

Guilford County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 38% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 60.84%
Republican: 37.72%
Libertarian: 0.78%
Other: 0.41%
Green: 0.25%


Nearby Locations

Archdale, NC (4.34 mi.)
Jamestown, NC (4.41 mi.)
Trinity, NC (7.48 mi.)
Thomasville, NC (7.62 mi.)
Colfax, NC (9.02 mi.)
Kernersville, NC (11.40 mi.)
Sophia, NC (12.08 mi.)
Randleman, NC (13.55 mi.)
Oak Ridge, NC (13.63 mi.)
Pleasant Gdn, NC (13.65 mi.)
Greensboro, NC (14.55 mi.)
Winston Salem, NC (15.19 mi.)
Walkertown, NC (17.00 mi.)
Climax, NC (17.04 mi.)
Summerfield, NC (17.14 mi.)
Lexington, NC (18.37 mi.)
Stokesdale, NC (18.75 mi.)
Belews Creek, NC (19.08 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 27260, 27262, 27263, 27265
Latitude : 35.906674
Longitude : -79.953118
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 812 ft.
Area Code(s) : 336

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.47
Male Population Estimate : 44.01%
Female Population Estimate : 48.82%
Median Age : 36.7
Male Median Age : 35.3
Female Median Age : 37.8

White Population Estimate : 56.81%
Black Population Estimate : 27.36%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 7.33%
Asian Population Estimate : 5.40%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.11%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.08%
Other Population Estimate : 4.30%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of High Point specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Guilford County: About 8 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Guilford County: About 453 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Guilford County is about 52% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 36% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.