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ZIP Code 24147

Primary City:Rich Creek, VA (View All Cities)
County: Giles County
Timezone: Eastern (1:11am)
Area code: 540 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.40, -80.84
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24147

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24147. 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 24147. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24147, 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:
Rich Creek, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 24147 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24147 is located in southwest 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 24147 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is slightly higher than average. There are also a small number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24147 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,201
Population Density 185 people per sq mi
Housing Units 541
Median Home Value $117,600
Land Area 6.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 476
Median Household Income $36,406

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male423925243925353230333741263431232610
Female274032453427303826383834424119343668
Total697957697352657056717575687550576278

Gender

 Male 552 46%
 Female 649 54%
Gender

Race

 White 1,158 96.4%
 Black Or African American 10 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 11 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 11 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner431484858594814
Renter242618392615153
Total2857668784746317

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 220 46%
 Single Guardian 84 18%
 Singles 153 32%
 Singles With Roommate 19 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 326 68%
 Households with Kids 150 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male710115539139655546465313
Female11463481210661067398111078
Total1814178911212315121511127151217151021

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24147 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 24147 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 24147 real estate data, the median home value of $117,600 is slightly less 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 24147. Rentals in 24147 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24147 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,085 90%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 116 10%
 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 136 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 174 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 166 31%
 Households Vacant 65 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 16 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 50 33%
 2 Bedroom 78 52%
 3+ Bedroom 22 15%
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 $36,406 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24147 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 24147 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 24147. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 323 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 242 24%
 No Earnings 458 45%
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 323 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 242 24%
 No Earnings 458 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 422 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 1%
 Worked at Home 5 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 49 10%
 High School Graduate 355 75%
 Associate's degree 48 10%
 Bachelor's degree 12 3%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 11 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 132 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 9 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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