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ZIP Code 24012

Primary City:Roanoke, VA (View All Cities)
County: Roanoke City
Timezone: Eastern (7:20am)
Area code: 540 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.32, -79.90
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24012

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24012. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 24012. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24012, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Roanoke, VA
Unacceptable:
Bonsack

Stats and Demographics for the 24012 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24012 is located in south Virginia and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 24012 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24012 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,015
Population Density 1,422 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,586
Median Home Value $138,900
Land Area 20.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,572
Median Household Income $44,010

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0318877948158461,0631,0111,0199691,002978942753536369350249216
Female1,0178497667509671,0269899989631,0491,069966894631531544544632
Total2,0481,7361,5601,5651,8132,0892,0002,0171,9322,0512,0471,9081,6471,167900894793848

Gender

 Male 13,830 48%
 Female 15,185 52%
Gender

Race

 White 21,195 73.0%
 Black Or African American 5,047 17.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 95 0.3%
 Asian 688 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 1,180 4.1%
 Two Or More Races 795 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1118051,2901,5031,533945830319
Renter5131,207930933693390334236
Total6242,0122,2202,4362,2261,3351,164555

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,780 38%
 Single Guardian 2,489 20%
 Singles 4,335 34%
 Singles With Roommate 968 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,028 72%
 Households with Kids 3,544 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male200217212198181189183158176179150148151166157178183160137172
Female196204198195191164165173156174164158133137150131156152161184
Total396421410393372353348331332353314306284303307309339312298356

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24012 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24012 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 24012 real estate data, the median home value of $138,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24012 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 24012 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24012 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,522 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 46 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 416 1.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 31 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,306 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,030 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,236 39%
 Households Vacant 1,014 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 384 37.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 1.7%
 For Sale Only 235 23.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 3.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 5.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 286 28.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 159 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,430 26%
 2 Bedroom 2,199 41%
 3+ Bedroom 1,635 30%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $44,010 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24012 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 24012 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,732 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,482 23%
 No Earnings 7,548 32%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,732 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,482 23%
 No Earnings 7,548 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,157 93%
 Public transportation 322 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 312 2%
 Worked at Home 418 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,245 23.1%
 High School Graduate 5,261 54.2%
 Associate's degree 504 5.2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,283 13.2%
 Master's degree 300 3.1%
 Professional school degree 82 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 30 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,704 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 547 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 722 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24012

ZIP Code 24012 is in the Doe Sop Educ Programs School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24012.

Roanoke Valley Juvenile Detention Home
498 Coyner Springs Rd
Roanoke, VA 24012
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Doe Sop Educ Programs School District
Noel C. Taylor Academy at Oakland
3229 Williamson Rd NW
Roanoke, VA 24012
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Roanoke City Public Schools
Breckinridge Middle School
3901 Williamson Rd NW
Roanoke, VA 24012
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Roanoke City Public Schools
Round Hill Elementary
2020 Oakland Blvd
Roanoke, VA 24012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roanoke City Public Schools
Lincoln Terrace Elementary
1802 Liberty Rd NW
Roanoke, VA 24012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roanoke City Public Schools
Monterey Elementary
4501 Oliver Rd NE
Roanoke, VA 24012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roanoke City Public Schools
Preston Park Elementary
3142 Preston Ave NW
Roanoke, VA 24012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roanoke City Public Schools
Roanoke Adventist Preparatory School
4120 Challenger Ave
Roanoke, VA 24012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Parkway Christian Academy
3230 King St NE
Roanoke, VA 24012
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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