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ZIP Code 24260

Primary City:Honaker, VA (View All Cities)
County: Russell County
Timezone: Eastern (10:44am)
Area code: 276 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.0, -82.0
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24260

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24260. 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 24260. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24260, 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:
Honaker, VA
Acceptable:
Council, Elk Garden, Venia
Unacceptable:
Putnam

Stats and Demographics for the 24260 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24260 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 24260 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 less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24260 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,734
Population Density 73 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,686
Median Home Value $76,000
Land Area 79.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,346
Median Household Income $30,846

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male155137171203203162195171201246247187181141104854626
Female160157172171141136156207212209240236165157148946151
Total31529434337434429835137841345548742334629825217910777

Gender

 Male 2,861 50%
 Female 2,873 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,676 99.0%
 Black Or African American 22 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.3%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 19 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4517130641537631419748
Renter37839611572431612
Total8225440253044835721360

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,300 55%
 Single Guardian 388 17%
 Singles 592 25%
 Singles With Roommate 66 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,610 69%
 Households with Kids 736 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3220324127273725213045282939453945363841
Female3029413229313134323536273242214544322930
Total6249737356586859536581556181668489686771

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24260 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 24260 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 24260 real estate data, the median home value of $76,000 is low 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 24260. Rentals in 24260 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24260 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,619 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 104 1.8%
 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 11 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 587 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,285 48%
 Renter Occupied Households 474 18%
 Households Vacant 340 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 63 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 17 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 35 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 194 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 42 10%
 2 Bedroom 165 40%
 3+ Bedroom 203 50%
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 $30,846 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24260 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. 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 24260. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,184 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 956 19%
 No Earnings 2,942 58%
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 1,184 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 956 19%
 No Earnings 2,942 58%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,804 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 32 2%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 782 36.9%
 High School Graduate 1,159 54.6%
 Associate's degree 126 5.9%
 Bachelor's degree 13 0.6%
 Master's degree 41 1.9%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 876 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 34 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 61 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24260

ZIP Code 24260 is in the Department of Corrections School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24260.

Appalachian Detention Center
924 Clifton Farm Rd
Honaker, VA 24260
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Department of Corrections School District
Council Elementary/Middle School
7608 Helen Henderson Hwy
Honaker, VA 24260
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buchanan County Public Schools
Honaker Elementary
50 Honaker Elem. Dr
Honaker, VA 24260
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Russell County Public Schools

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