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ZIP Code 24219

Primary City:Big Stone Gap, VA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (9:01pm)
Coordinates:36.8, -82.8
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24219

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24219. 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 24219. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24219, 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:
Big Stone Gap, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 24219 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24219 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 24219 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 24219 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,265
Population Density 155 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,652
Median Home Value $101,300
Land Area 72.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,169
Median Household Income $37,258

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2903023543614425974914474214333984043662371961138253
Female285333304330252292321338331370419411338277234155147141
Total575635658691694889812785752803817815704514430268229194

Gender

 Male 5,987 53%
 Female 5,278 47%
Gender

Race

 White 9,991 88.7%
 Black Or African American 1,050 9.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.1%
 Asian 41 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 36 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 132 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner30240422606723513280112
Renter124299249216178946518
Total154539671822901607345130

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,084 50%
 Single Guardian 747 18%
 Singles 1,162 28%
 Singles With Roommate 176 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,875 69%
 Households with Kids 1,294 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5876535164515457767072785876686178738166
Female7252585672487479604768676062736175685343
Total13012811110713699128136136117140145118138141122153141134109

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24219 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24219 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 24219 real estate data, the median home value of $101,300 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 24219. Rentals in 24219 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24219 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,969 88.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,138 10.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 143 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 15 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,519 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,407 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,243 27%
 Households Vacant 483 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 145 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 65 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 53 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 193 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 85 7%
 2 Bedroom 458 35%
 3+ Bedroom 762 58%
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 $37,258 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 24219 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 24219 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 24219 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 2,486 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,095 22%
 No Earnings 5,133 53%
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 2,486 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,095 22%
 No Earnings 5,133 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,522 98.6%
 Public transportation 19 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 0.2%
 Worked at Home 23 0.6%
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. 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 1,474 32%
 High School Graduate 2,271 49%
 Associate's degree 218 5%
 Bachelor's degree 381 8%
 Master's degree 117 3%
 Professional school degree 58 1%
 Doctorate degree 76 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,632 86.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 61 3.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 188 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24219

ZIP Code 24219 is in the Department of Corrections School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24219.

Wallen'S Ridge Corr Center
272 Dogwood Dr
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Department of Corrections School District
Powell Valley Primary
2945 Second Ave East
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wise County Public Schools
Powell Valley Middle School
3137 Second Ave East
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wise County Public Schools
Union High School
One Ave of Champions
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wise County Public Schools
King'S Christian Academy
14 E 11th St N
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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