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ZIP Code 24272

Primary City:Nora, VA (View All Cities)
County: Dickenson County
Timezone: Eastern (11:32pm)
Area code: 276 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.02, -82.33
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24272

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24272. 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 24272. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24272, 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:
Nora, VA

Stats and Demographics for the 24272 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24272 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 24272 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is 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 24272 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 527
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 255
Median Home Value $71,700
Land Area 20.91 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 216
Median Household Income $23,333

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male22241113151418919182123182111615
Female18131212123198192223171412161244
Total4037232527452717384044403233271859

Gender

 Male 269 51%
 Female 258 49%
Gender

Race

 White 513 97.3%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 13 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner42622413739165
Renter14674310
Total53028484142175

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 119 55.1%
 Single Guardian 31 14.4%
 Singles 65 30.1%
 Singles With Roommate 1 0.5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 154 71%
 Households with Kids 62 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male55224566303206323324
Female44552504215303043322
Total9977610610518509366646

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24272 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24272 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 24272 real estate data, the median home value of $71,700 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 24272.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 527 100%
 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 65 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 125 49%
 Renter Occupied Households 26 10%
 Households Vacant 39 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Sale Only 2 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 28%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $23,333 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24272 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, 24272 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. In 24272 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 57 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 106 29%
 No Earnings 204 56%
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 57 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 106 29%
 No Earnings 204 56%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 71 100%
 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 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 12 13%
 High School Graduate 32 36%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 13 14%
 Master's degree 19 21%
 Professional school degree 14 16%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 43 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24272

ZIP Code 24272 is in the Dickenson County Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24272.

Ervinton Elementary
195 Ervinton Circle
Nora, VA 24272
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dickenson County Public Schools
Ervinton High School
123 Rebel Dr
Nora, VA 24272
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dickenson County Public Schools

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