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ZIP Code 24161

Primary City:Sandy Level, VA (View All Cities)
County: Pittsylvania County
Timezone: Eastern (4:50pm)
Area code: 434 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.98, -79.53
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24161

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24161. 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 24161. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24161, 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:
Sandy Level, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 24161 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24161 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 24161 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 24161 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 471
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 288
Median Home Value $122,000
Land Area 26.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.61 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 200
Median Household Income $21,583

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male11111161111141510161725232110862
Female131814141013141362016152917101056
Total24292520212428281636334052382018118

Gender

 Male 228 48%
 Female 243 52%
Gender

Race

 White 416 88.3%
 Black Or African American 45 9.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.4%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11316274929244
Renter665810200
Total71921355931244

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 108 54%
 Single Guardian 30 15%
 Singles 50 25%
 Singles With Roommate 12 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 152 76%
 Households with Kids 48 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male21513023342122121112
Female15312373320273711322
Total36825396662395832434

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24161 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24161 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 24161 real estate data, the median home value of $122,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24161 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 24161 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24161 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 471 100%
 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 82 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 81 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 37 13%
 Households Vacant 88 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 34%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 51 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 19 100%
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 $21,583 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24161 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 24161 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. More commuters in 24161 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 28 12%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 33 14%
 No Earnings 182 75%
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 28 12%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 33 14%
 No Earnings 182 75%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 36 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 52 63%
 High School Graduate 30 37%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 14 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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