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ZIP Code 24072

Primary City:Check, VA (View All Cities)
County: Floyd County
Timezone: Eastern (5:50am)
Area code: 540 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.05, -80.23
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24072

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24072. 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 24072. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24072, 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:
Check, VA
Acceptable:
Simpsons

Stats and Demographics for the 24072 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24072 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 24072 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 slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24072 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,298
Population Density 47 people per sq mi
Housing Units 605
Median Home Value $209,700
Land Area 27.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 520
Median Household Income $40,565

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3454373834494538596044433734231152
Female345251503134394642533945434214111213
Total681068888658384841011138388807637221715

Gender

 Male 647 50%
 Female 651 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,268 97.7%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 13 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1249749992652710
Renter1031141414432
Total228088113106693012

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 285 55%
 Single Guardian 76 15%
 Singles 127 24%
 Singles With Roommate 32 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 351 68%
 Households with Kids 169 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male839911711131257781010711646
Female487668111116101014116136121096
Total1211161517152224281517211916231323161312

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24072 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24072 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 24072 real estate data, the median home value of $209,700 is slightly higher than average 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 24072. Rentals in 24072 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24072 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,298 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 256 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 172 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 92 15%
 Households Vacant 85 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 7 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 28 33%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 28 18%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 49 32%
 3+ Bedroom 78 50%
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 $40,565 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24072 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 24072 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 24072 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 24072 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 542 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 286 27%
 No Earnings 248 23%
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 542 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 286 27%
 No Earnings 248 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 617 80%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 77 10%
 Worked at Home 76 10%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 87 22%
 High School Graduate 276 71%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 11 3%
 Master's degree 13 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 159 48%
 Enrolled in Private School 126 38%
 Not Enrolled in School 48 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24072

ZIP Code 24072 is in the Floyd County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24072.

Check Elementary
6810 Floyd Hwy North
Check, VA 24072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Floyd County Public Schools

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