Other cities in the 272 area code include: Bloomsburg, Pottsville, Coal Township, East Stroudsburg, Sunbury, Lock Haven, Bushkill, Lewistown, Milton, Tamaqua, Moosic, Lewisburg, Stroudsburg, Schuylkill Haven, Lackawaxen, Clarks Summit, Honesdale, Lansford, Northumberland, Frackville, Damascus, Freeland, Nesquehoning, Mount Pocono, Orwigsburg, Summit Hill, Kulpmont, Bear Creek, Weatherly, Watsontown, Coaldale, Moscow, Benton, Port Carbon, Cressona, Montrose, Girardville, Sterling, Middleburg, Waymart, Tuscarora, Hawley, Taylor, Beavertown, and Millville.
High Point is a city located in the Piedmont Triad region of the State of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census the city had a total population of 104,371, with an estimated population of 108,629 in 2014. High Point is currently the ninth-largest municipality in North Carolina.High Point is known for its furniture, textiles, and bus manufacturing. The city is sometimes referred to as the "Furniture Capital of the World".
Lexington is the county seat of Davidson County, North Carolina, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 18,931. It is located in central North Carolina, 20 miles (32 km) south of Winston-Salem. Major highways include I-85, I-85B, U.S. Route 29, U.S. Route 70, U.S. Route 52 (soon to be I-285) and U.S. Route 64. Lexington is part of the Piedmont Triad region of the state.Lexington, Thomasville, and the rural areas surrounding them are slowly developing as residential bedroom communities for nearby cities such as Winston-Salem, Greensboro and High Point.
Kernersville is a town in Forsyth County, in the U.S. state of North Carolina. A small portion of the town is also in Guilford County. The population was 23,123 at the 2010 census, up from 17,126 at the 2000 census. Kernersville is located at the center of the Piedmont Triad metropolitan area, between Greensboro to the east, High Point to the south, and Winston-Salem to the west. Some of the rural farmland surrounding the town has been sold and turned into large middle-to-upper-class housing developments, and numerous large shopping centers have been built in the town over the past few years. Flue-cured tobacco was the major crop grown in the area and is still grown in some areas today.
The 272 area code lies within the Eastern Daylight Time Zone (or EDT). The current time in EDT is 9:28 PM on Jul 15, 2020.