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Lamrocton is a large and well-established neighborhood in southwest Greensboro. Lamrocton is one of Greensboro’s older neighborhoods and was built in the 1960s and 70s. The area is encompassed by the 27407 zip code. Residents enjoy the quiet living offered by the surrounding residential areas and the close proximity to Downtown Greensboro. The heart of downtown is a short five mile drive northeast of Lamrocton. Lamrocton is just minutes from I-73, I-40 and I-85.
Four Seasons Town Center, arguably Greensboro’s most popular mall, is located less than a mile north of Lamrocton. At the large shopping mall, shoppers enjoy an extensive directory of of 160 shops and restaurants and a movie theater. People travel from all over central North Carolina to visit the Wet N’ Wild Emerald Pointe water park. Residents of Lamrocton are a short two mile drive north of the water park.
The city of Greensboro boasts a award winning park and recreation department. Fourteen parks are found in the 27407 zip code alone. One of the city’s regional parks, Hester Park, is minutes from Lamrocton. Fishing is a popular activity at Hester Park, along with hiking, recreational sports and picnicking.
Much of the city of Greensboro is included in the Guilford County school system limits. Residents of Lamrocton attend Archer Elementary School, Allen Middle School and Ben Smith High School. The most popular and noted Greensboro universities are located around Downtown and are less than 5 miles from Lamrocton. The noted universities include the Elon University School of Law, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and Guilford College.