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ZIP Code 24055

Primary City:Bassett, VA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (1:33pm)
Coordinates:36.7, -80.0
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24055

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24055. 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 24055. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24055, 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:
Bassett, VA
Unacceptable:
Bassett Forks, Oaklevel, Philpott, Sanville

Stats and Demographics for the 24055 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24055 is located in south Virginia and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 24055 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24055 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,674
Population Density 157 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,652
Median Home Value $82,100
Land Area 86.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.83 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,778
Median Household Income $31,013

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male39641543041936830634639246354353747644538633025614295
Female378389381382351365327388484537505487468462390279202154
Total7748048118017196716737809471,0801,042963913848720535344249

Gender

 Male 6,745 49%
 Female 6,929 51%
Gender

Race

 White 11,471 83.9%
 Black Or African American 1,437 10.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.2%
 Asian 28 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 479 3.5%
 Two Or More Races 233 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner51313602931903851538149
Renter1632772712762161298028
Total2145908731,2071,119980618177

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,865 50%
 Single Guardian 1,056 18%
 Singles 1,644 28%
 Singles With Roommate 213 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,101 71%
 Households with Kids 1,677 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male847784728580797992100837785851037085857668
Female7966669472747084898176796283968384655477
Total163143150166157154149163181181159156147168199153169150130145

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24055 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24055 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 24055 real estate data, the median home value of $82,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24055 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 24055 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24055 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,616 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 58 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,117 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,221 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,440 22%
 Households Vacant 874 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 357 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 110 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 100 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 273 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 36 3%
 1 Bedroom 112 9%
 2 Bedroom 613 47%
 3+ Bedroom 530 41%
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 $31,013 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24055 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. Most commuters in 24055 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,229 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,096 20%
 No Earnings 4,988 48%
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 3,229 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,096 20%
 No Earnings 4,988 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,233 94.5%
 Public transportation 9 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 101 2.3%
 Worked at Home 137 3.1%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,204 26.9%
 High School Graduate 2,669 59.7%
 Associate's degree 364 8.1%
 Bachelor's degree 143 3.2%
 Master's degree 61 1.4%
 Professional school degree 29 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,872 84.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 169 7.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 164 7.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24055

ZIP Code 24055 is in the Henry County Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24055.

Campbell Court Elementary
220 Campbell Ct
Bassett, VA 24055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henry County Public Schools
Sanville Elementary
19 Sanville School Rd
Bassett, VA 24055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henry County Public Schools
Bassett High School
85 Riverside Dr
Bassett, VA 24055
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Henry County Public Schools

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