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ZIP Code 24148

Primary City:Ridgeway, VA (View All Cities)
County: Henry County
Timezone: Eastern (3:38am)
Area code: 276 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.6, -79.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24148

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24148. 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 24148. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24148, 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:
Ridgeway, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 24148 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24148 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 24148 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 24148 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,013
Population Density 112 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,853
Median Home Value $98,400
Land Area 71.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,402
Median Household Income $40,159

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2171932372272012071912522853243483062822561751089149
Female20619620923016817820124028133033833332826618216512489
Total423389446457369385392492566654686639610522357273215138

Gender

 Male 3,949 49%
 Female 4,064 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,503 81.2%
 Black Or African American 1,246 15.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 26 0.3%
 Asian 43 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 98 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 97 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner24176384585630510305102
Renter5113813813611261419
Total75314522721742571346111

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,775 52%
 Single Guardian 562 17%
 Singles 949 28%
 Singles With Roommate 116 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,453 72%
 Households with Kids 949 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3341584437433743335351533743414953503442
Female4544473840413739394744433441505346463536
Total7885105827784748272100959671849110299966978

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24148 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24148 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1960s. Looking at 24148 real estate data, the median home value of $98,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 24148. Rentals in 24148 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24148 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,860 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 115 1.4%
 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 38 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,439 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,277 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 686 18%
 Households Vacant 451 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 100 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Sale Only 62 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 202 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 99 13%
 2 Bedroom 406 51%
 3+ Bedroom 284 36%
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 $40,159 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 24148 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 24148 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 2,289 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,486 23%
 No Earnings 2,619 41%
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 2,289 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,486 23%
 No Earnings 2,619 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,012 95.9%
 Public transportation 20 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 0.7%
 Worked at Home 87 2.8%
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. 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 558 21%
 High School Graduate 1,633 62%
 Associate's degree 209 8%
 Bachelor's degree 183 7%
 Master's degree 44 2%
 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 1,055 81.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 143 11.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 95 7.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24148

ZIP Code 24148 is in the Department of Corrections School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24148.

Patrick Henry Corr Unit #28
18155 a Philpott Hwy
Ridgeway, VA 24148
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Department of Corrections School District
Drewry Mason Elementary
45 Drewry Mason Dr
Ridgeway, VA 24148
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henry County Public Schools
Magna Vista High School
701 Magna Vista School Rd
Ridgeway, VA 24148
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Henry County Public Schools

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