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ZIP Code 24153

Primary City:Salem, VA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (9:17am)
Coordinates:37.3, -80.1
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24153

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24153. 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 24153. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24153, 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:
Salem, VA
Unacceptable:
Bennett Springs, Fort Lewis, Glenvar, Hanging Rock, Kesslers Mill, Mason Cove

Stats and Demographics for the 24153 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24153 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 24153 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24153 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,761
Population Density 360 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,939
Median Home Value $178,200
Land Area 105.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.79 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,847
Median Household Income $52,924

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9739961,1411,4281,4221,0589441,1371,2481,3521,4461,3011,158903620547353276
Female8391,0021,0401,4641,4079369051,1501,2331,4051,4991,3901,284977810785629703
Total1,8121,9982,1812,8922,8291,9941,8492,2872,4812,7572,9452,6912,4421,8801,4301,332982979

Gender

 Male 18,303 48%
 Female 19,458 52%
Gender

Race

 White 34,075 90.2%
 Black Or African American 2,210 5.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 88 0.2%
 Asian 530 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 347 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 500 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner957961,6412,3362,4151,7601,263389
Renter486828750769524302307186
Total5811,6242,3913,1052,9392,0621,570575

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,601 51%
 Single Guardian 2,268 15%
 Singles 4,193 28%
 Singles With Roommate 785 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,551 71%
 Households with Kids 4,296 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male185165203218179210190217200205238231234233245240257289397344
Female161172155196188196189225204193192217205233209234265333423414
Total346337358414367406379442404398430448439466454474522622820758

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24153 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24153 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 24153 real estate data, the median home value of $178,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24153 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 24153 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 24153 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,963 92.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 948 2.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 26 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 597 1.6%
 Other Institutional 16 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,177 3.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 34 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,089 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,606 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,152 26%
 Households Vacant 1,092 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 407 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 23 2%
 For Sale Only 213 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 59 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 92 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 298 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 45 1%
 1 Bedroom 634 16%
 2 Bedroom 1,866 46%
 3+ Bedroom 1,476 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 $52,924 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 24153 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. More commuters in 24153 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 11,539 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,521 28%
 No Earnings 10,588 35%
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 11,539 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,521 28%
 No Earnings 10,588 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,295 90.0%
 Public transportation 201 1.2%
 Taxicab 34 0.2%
 Motorcycle 76 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 754 4.4%
 Worked at Home 630 3.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,404 12%
 High School Graduate 6,429 53%
 Associate's degree 929 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,018 17%
 Master's degree 884 7%
 Professional school degree 215 2%
 Doctorate degree 261 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,795 79.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 612 10.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 598 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24153

ZIP Code 24153 is in the Roanoke County Public Schools. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24153.

Glenvar Middle School
4555 Malus Dr
Salem, VA 24153
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Roanoke County Public Schools
Glenvar Elementary
4507 Malus Dr
Salem, VA 24153
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roanoke County Public Schools
Mason'S Cove Elementary
3370 Bradshaw Rd
Salem, VA 24153
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roanoke County Public Schools
Fort Lewis Elementary
3115 West Main St
Salem, VA 24153
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roanoke County Public Schools
G.w. Carver Elementary
6 Fourth St
Salem, VA 24153
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem City Public Schools
Andrew Lewis Middle School
616 South College Ave
Salem, VA 24153
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Salem City Public Schools
West Salem Elementary
520 North Bruffey St
Salem, VA 24153
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem City Public Schools
East Salem Elementary
1765 Blvd
Salem, VA 24153
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem City Public Schools
South Salem Elementary
1600 Carolyn Rd
Salem, VA 24153
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem City Public Schools
Glenvar High School
4549 Malus Dr
Salem, VA 24153
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Roanoke County Public Schools
Burton Center for Arts and Tech.
1760 Blvd
Salem, VA 24153
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Roanoke County Public Schools
Salem High School
400 Spartan Dr
Salem, VA 24153
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Salem City Public Schools
Hopetree Academy
862 Mt Vernon Ave
Roanoke, VA 24153
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Salem Montessori School
1574 Roanoke Blvd
Salem, VA 24153
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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