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ZIP Code 24016

Primary City:Roanoke, VA (View All Cities)
County: Roanoke City
Timezone: Eastern (3:39pm)
Area code: 540 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.27, -79.96
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24016

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24016. 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 24016. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24016, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 24016 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24016 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 24016 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24016 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,047
Population Density 2,786 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,751
Median Home Value $104,200
Land Area 3.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,942
Median Household Income $24,044

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male26524521529443046739333839138741128821612163473734
Female284235206252397418336292327294320289220123917886157
Total549480421546827885729630718681731577436244154125123191

Gender

 Male 4,642 51%
 Female 4,405 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,397 48.6%
 Black Or African American 3,958 43.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 39 0.4%
 Asian 152 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 147 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 351 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner141191902652641248042
Renter3167035355484081759366
Total330822725813672299173108

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 640 16%
 Single Guardian 954 24%
 Singles 1,886 48%
 Singles With Roommate 462 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,021 77%
 Households with Kids 921 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5047575451535846374641503345464867567777
Female5564554546554236563645463742345452545867
Total10511111299971081008293828696708780102119110135144

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24016 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 24016 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 24016 real estate data, the median home value of $104,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24016 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 24016 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24016 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,076 89.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 555 6.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 11 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 167 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 238 2.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 822 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 276 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,844 60%
 Households Vacant 809 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 357 44.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 1.5%
 For Sale Only 93 11.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 3.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 306 37.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 264 9%
 1 Bedroom 1,078 37%
 2 Bedroom 885 30%
 3+ Bedroom 709 24%
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 $24,044 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24016 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. Residents in ZIP code 24016 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 24016 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 24016 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 2,203 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,116 29%
 No Earnings 3,085 42%
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 2,203 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,116 29%
 No Earnings 3,085 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,549 77%
 Public transportation 311 9%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 38 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 340 10%
 Worked at Home 87 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 989 32%
 High School Graduate 1,459 47%
 Associate's degree 69 2%
 Bachelor's degree 335 11%
 Master's degree 128 4%
 Professional school degree 70 2%
 Doctorate degree 71 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,133 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 150 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24016

ZIP Code 24016 is in the Department of Corrections School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24016.

Red Onion State Prison
10800 H. Jack Rose Hwy
Pound, VA 24016
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Department of Corrections School District
Addison Aerospace Magnet Middle School
1220 5th St NW
Roanoke, VA 24016
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Roanoke City Public Schools
Hurt Park Elementary
1525 Salem Ave SW
Roanoke, VA 24016
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roanoke City Public Schools
Highland Park Elementary
1212 5th St SW
Roanoke, VA 24016
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roanoke City Public Schools
Roanoke Catholic School
621 N Jefferson St
Roanoke, VA 24016
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
First Baptist Church Child Development Center
515 3rd St SW
Roanoke, VA 24016
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
New Vista Montessori School
541 Luck Ave SW Ste 110
Roanoke, VA 24016
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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