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ZIP Code 24060

Primary City:Blacksburg, VA (View All Cities)
County: Montgomery County
Timezone: Eastern (9:28pm)
Area code: 540 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.3, -80.4
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24060

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24060. 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 24060. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24060, 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:
Blacksburg, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 24060 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24060 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 24060 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24060 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 53,311
Population Density 402 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,255
Median Home Value $256,300
Land Area 132.62 sq mi
Water Area 0.81 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,961
Median Household Income $39,477

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 23Male Median Age: 22Female Median Age: 23

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8408338104,77410,4522,4491,3221,047921955914917751576404300237193
Female8057777614,0707,6711,742995941893999968915803583489397339468
Total1,6451,6101,5718,84418,1234,1912,3171,9881,8141,9541,8821,8321,5541,159893697576661

Gender

 Male 28,695 54%
 Female 24,616 46%
Gender

Race

 White 44,519 83.5%
 Black Or African American 2,106 4.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 115 0.2%
 Asian 4,749 8.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.0%
 Other Race 470 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,332 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2125891,2101,6281,6451,059662210
Renter6,4162,965931557352198175152
Total6,6283,5542,1412,1851,9971,257837362

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,105 32%
 Single Guardian 1,474 8%
 Singles 5,160 27%
 Singles With Roommate 6,222 33%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 15,692 83%
 Households with Kids 3,269 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1511761661611721631571611801461571821731521451521681,3292,9802,918
Female1531581541811581551471471701461551481491631531361691,1772,4352,443
Total3043343203423303183043083502923123303223152982883372,5065,4155,361

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24060 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 24060 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 24060 real estate data, the median home value of $256,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 24060. Rentals in 24060 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24060 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 44,388 83.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 332 0.6%
 Other Institutional 16 0.0%
 College Student Housing 8,572 16.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,652 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,563 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 11,746 58%
 Households Vacant 1,294 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 517 40%
 Rented & Unoccupied 68 5%
 For Sale Only 201 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 73 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 261 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 174 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 296 3%
 1 Bedroom 2,179 21%
 2 Bedroom 4,237 40%
 3+ Bedroom 3,905 37%
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 $39,477 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24060 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 24060 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 24060 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. The commute in 24060 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 12,658 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 22,772 47%
 No Earnings 13,107 27%
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 12,658 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 22,772 47%
 No Earnings 13,107 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,705 74.1%
 Public transportation 1,660 7.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 17 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,694 11.9%
 Worked at Home 1,482 6.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 764 7%
 High School Graduate 2,796 24%
 Associate's degree 495 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,707 23%
 Master's degree 2,250 19%
 Professional school degree 471 4%
 Doctorate degree 2,072 18%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,430 70.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 991 20.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 432 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24060

ZIP Code 24060 is in the Montgomery County Public Schools. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24060.

Kipps Elementary
2801 Prices Fork Rd
Blacksburg, VA 24060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Gilbert Linkous Elementary
813 Toms Creek Rd
Blacksburg, VA 24060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Harding Avenue Elementary
429 Harding Ave
Blacksburg, VA 24060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Margaret Beeks Elementary
709 Airport Rd
Blacksburg, VA 24060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Prices Fork Elementary
4021 Prices Fork Rd
Blacksburg, VA 24060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Blacksburg High School
3109 Prices Fork Rd
Blacksburg, VA 24060
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Blacksburg New School
2500 N Main St
Blacksburg, VA 24060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Gateway Christian School
2196 Harding Rd
Blacksburg, VA 24060
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Tall Oaks Montessori School
703 Tall Oaks Dr
Blacksburg, VA 24060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Dayspring Christian Academy
585 Clay St
Blacksburg, VA 24060
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St John Neumann Academy
2470 Ramble Rd
Blacksburg, VA 24060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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