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ZIP Code 24137

Primary City:Penhook, VA (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (5:54am)
Area code: 540 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.9, -79.7
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24137

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24137. 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 24137. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24137, 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:
Penhook, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 24137 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24137 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 24137 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24137 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,582
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,290
Median Home Value $170,400
Land Area 74.25 sq mi
Water Area 4.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,116
Median Household Income $54,979

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male57645567576337547210610912213713273493611
Female56526068664146586710313111613711163513619
Total113116115135123104831121392092402382742431361007230

Gender

 Male 1,301 50%
 Female 1,281 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,228 86.3%
 Black Or African American 306 11.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.0%
 Asian 9 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 16 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 22 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11339118426521211023
Renter154736352214153
Total268012721928722612526

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 665 60%
 Single Guardian 139 12%
 Singles 270 24%
 Singles With Roommate 42 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 878 79%
 Households with Kids 238 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male910139111712141011105181115111916614
Female9196691071016131213121013922131114
Total1829191520271924262422183021282041291728

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24137 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 24137 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 24137 real estate data, the median home value of $170,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 24137. Rentals in 24137 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24137 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,573 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 492 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 437 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 187 8%
 Households Vacant 1,174 51%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 45 3.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 43 3.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 983 83.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 89 7.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 48 23%
 2 Bedroom 45 21%
 3+ Bedroom 120 56%
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 $54,979 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 24137 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 24137 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 1,092 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 425 18%
 No Earnings 854 36%
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 1,092 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 425 18%
 No Earnings 854 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,228 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 75 6%
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 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 199 18%
 High School Graduate 600 55%
 Associate's degree 54 5%
 Bachelor's degree 207 19%
 Master's degree 10 1%
 Professional school degree 25 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 305 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 62 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 90 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24137

ZIP Code 24137 is in the Franklin County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24137.

Snow Creek Elementary
5393 Snow Creek Rd
Penhook, VA 24137
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin County Public Schools

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