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ZIP Code 24273

Primary City:Norton, VA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (9:25am)
Coordinates:37.0, -82.6
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24273

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24273. 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 24273. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24273, 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:
Norton, VA
Unacceptable:
Esserville

Stats and Demographics for the 24273 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24273 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 24273 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 small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24273 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,262
Population Density 99 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,013
Median Home Value $82,700
Land Area 63.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,702
Median Household Income $43,781

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male17720118318420620618217122218723821619611697764527
Female1971991672381911951792082252252702542151621351038881
Total374400350422397401361379447412508470411278232179133108

Gender

 Male 2,930 47%
 Female 3,332 53%
Gender

Race

 White 5,791 92.5%
 Black Or African American 259 4.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.1%
 Asian 59 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 43 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 103 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3014926232341125418458
Renter111196206207150905912
Total14134546853056134424370

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,140 42%
 Single Guardian 519 19%
 Singles 916 34%
 Singles With Roommate 127 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,909 71%
 Households with Kids 793 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4143392937434139414126393938363440353939
Female3443333741433533473334263341444844485446
Total7586726678867672887460657279808284839385

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24273 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24273 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 24273 real estate data, the median home value of $82,700 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 24273. Rentals in 24273 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24273 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,194 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 40 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 28 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 825 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 846 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,031 34%
 Households Vacant 311 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 102 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Sale Only 20 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 144 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 1%
 1 Bedroom 268 27%
 2 Bedroom 299 30%
 3+ Bedroom 422 42%
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 $43,781 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 24273 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, 24273 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 24273 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 2,374 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,111 20%
 No Earnings 1,980 36%
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 2,374 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,111 20%
 No Earnings 1,980 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,875 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 75 3%
 Worked at Home 24 1%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 533 26.7%
 High School Graduate 972 48.7%
 Associate's degree 154 7.7%
 Bachelor's degree 238 11.9%
 Master's degree 90 4.5%
 Professional school degree 7 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,201 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 85 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24273

ZIP Code 24273 is in the Norton City Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24273.

Norton Elementary
205 East Park Ave
Norton, VA 24273
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norton City Public Schools
J.I. Burton High School
109 11th St
Norton, VA 24273
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Norton City Public Schools

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